Non-U.S. Shareholder Litigation: A Boot Camp for General Counsels and the C-Suite

Level: Advanced
Runtime: 58 minutes
Recorded Date: September 26, 2019
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  • Overview of Shareholder Litigation
  • The Current Landscape
  • Opportunities
  • Increase in Direct Action Activity
Runtime: 1 hour and 9 minutes
Recorded: September 26, 2019


The global securities litigation landscape outside the U.S. continues to rapidly grow and evolve. This session will address the current landscape of Non-U.S. shareholder litigation, the top five things to consider when evaluating Non-U.S. recovery opportunities, and best practices on loss calculations and claim assignments.

This program was recorded as part of ALM & Corporate Counsel's Annual General Counsel Conference on September 26th, 2019.

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Michael Sternhall

Burford Capital

Michael Sternhell is a Director of Burford’s investment team with expertise in delivering innovative litigation financing solutions to the asset management industry, leveraging his experience overseeing a diverse litigation portfolio as in-house counsel for a leading global asset management firm.

Most recently, Mr. Sternhell was Senior Vice President and Managing Counsel at OppenheimerFunds, where he managed a wide variety of litigation, regulatory and restructuring matters and led a team of lawyers supporting the firm’s investments and global operations functions. Prior to his work in-house, Mr. Sternhell was a Senior Litigator at Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP, where he defended institutions and individuals before federal and state courts, the SEC, DOJ and FINRA, in high-profile securities class actions and regulatory investigations.

Mr. Sternhell graduated from Wesleyan University with High Honors and received his JD from New York University School of Law.

Mike Lange

Senior Vice President, Worldwide Litigation
FRT - Financial Recovery Technologies

Mike Lange is the Senior Vice President of Worldwide Litigation at Financial Recovery Technologies. With more than 20 years of practice, he has built a rich network of relationships around the world including corporations, government agencies, lawyers and other professions, which he brings to bear for FRT clients.

Richard Caruso

Vice President & General Manager, Legal Media
ALM Media, LLC

Richard Caruso is the Vice President & General Manager of Legal Media at ALM.

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