Thursday, November 14, 2013
On November 14th, Chair White delivered the 5th Annual Judge Thomas A. Flannery Lecture. Her topic was The Importance of Trials to the Law and Public Accountability. Notably, Chair White declared, "[I]n this age of diminishing trials, we at the SEC may be about to reverse the trend a bit." As a securities law scholar who is interested in seeing the law develop, this is an exciting development.