Rogers & Hardin partner Tony G. Powers presented at the 21st Annual Securities Litigation and Regulatory Practice seminar, held Friday, October 24th at the Westin Buckhead. The program was co-sponsored by the Business Law section of the Georgia Bar Association.
Mr. Powers, who earlier this year was recognized by Best Lawyers in America as the Atlanta Attorney of the Year - Securities Litigation, presented on a panel discussing current trends in securities litigation, including:
- Class actions, fraud-on-the-market and Halliburton
- Judicial review of SEC settlement agreements
- Reach of whistleblower protection
- Business judgment rule - state law developments