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Appeals Court Overturns Two Insider Trading Convictions

As reported in The New York Times and other media outlets, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit overturned the government's insider trading convictions against two former hedge fund traders, Todd Newman and Anthony Chiasson, in a 28-page decision that could have a significant impact on the future of insider trading law.

Retired litigation partner Mark Pomerantz argued the appeal for Mr. Chiasson.

To read the Paul, Weiss client alert on this decision, click here.

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