The securities arbitration landscape has been continuously reshaped with rule changes and complications due to Covid-19 restrictions and resulting virtual hearings, causing complexity for defendants and plaintiffs alike. Thus, all affected professionals must keep themselves abreast of the emerging updates in securities litigation.
In this LIVE CLE Webcast, securities litigation attorneys Rebecca Beers (RumbergerKirk) and Heather Middleton (Murphy & McGonigle, P.C.) will provide an in-depth discussion of the emerging issues surrounding securities arbitration and mediation. Speakers will discuss the challenges from recent FINRA and SEC rule changes and other developments in securities arbitrations. They will also offer best practices needed to cope with the current virtual hearing landscape and resulting legal issues, challenges, and opportunities.
Some of the major topics that will be covered in this course are:
- Legal Overview of Securities Arbitration
- Recent and Upcoming Regulatory Developments and Their Impact on Securities Arbitrations
- COVID-19 Implications
- Effective Case Management and Best Practices
- What Lies Ahead