The 2015 4th quarter edition of the Executive Liability Insider covers news and developments in executive liability, data breach litigation, EEOC trends, SEC trends, and shareholder class actions.
This quarter features reviews of numerous court cases, including Wadler v. Bio-Rad Laboratories, in which it was decided that directors of public companies may be held liable under Sarbanes-Oxley and Dodd-Frank for retaliation against whistleblowers.
Other topics include reviews of related wrongful acts provisions (Nomura Holding Am., Inc. v. Fed. Ins. Co.), excess D&O policies (Martin Resource Mgmt. Corp. v. Axis Ins. Co.), ways to avoid rescission, insured v. insured exclusions, and how investment advisors may be fined for failing to adop property cybersecurity procedures.
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