Global Financial Markets Center

Public and Private Enforcement after Halliburton, ATP and Boilermakers

Public and Private Enforcement after Halliburton, ATP and Boilermakers

Duke University School of Law
Friday, Sept. 26th, 2014

By invitation only.

The Global Financial Markets Center sponsors this roundtable discussion designed to examine the future landscape of corporate and securities law private and public enforcement in the aftermath of recent U.S. Supreme Court and Delaware decisions. The roundtable will be composed of about 30 judges, practitioners, academics, and policy makers, each of whom is well-identified with the area. The moderated discussion will be grouped into sub-topics relating to private litigation, public enforcement, corporate governance, and market mechanisms.

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Washington Duke Inn

7:00 p.m.

Dinner, Washington Duke Inn, Duke University Room

Friday, September 26, 2014

Duke University School of Law
Burdman Conference Center, Room 3000, 3rd Floor
8:30 a.m.

Breakfast available

 

9:00 a.m.

Opening Remarks
Lawrence Baxter, Duke Law School
Samuel Buell, Duke Law School

 

9:05 - 10:30 a.m. Session 1: Addressing Open-Market Fraud after Halliburton
Introduction: Donald Langevoort, Georgetown Law
Discussion  
10:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Coffee break

 

11:00 - 12:30 p.m.

Session 2: State Litigation after Boilermakers and ATP: Arbitration and Fee-Shifting
Introduction: Ann Lipton, Duke Law School
Discussion 
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Lunch

 

1:30 - 3:00 p.m.

Session 3: Alternatives to Litigation
Introduction: Randall Thomas, Vanderbilt Law School
James Cox, Duke Law School
Discussion

3:00 p.m.

Transportation to RDU