Steven S. Kaufhold


Articles:

  • Tuesday, June 30, 2009
    Editor: Because the Akin Gump seminars (co-sponsored by Ernst & Young and this newspaper) in Dallas (June 9) and San Francisco (June 11) were both so successful, we thought it would be of interest to our readers and Internet viewers to capture their flavor by asking three of the Akin Gump participants in the San Francisco session to participate in this...
  • Friday, February 1, 2008
    Editor's Note: Many general counsel and their CEOs are not aware of the total costs of litigation because typically defense costs are expensed annually by the legal department while liability costs are expensed by the business unit at the time a payment is made to the plaintiff. Based on information available to it, eLawForum estimates that in 2006 for all...
  • Tuesday, January 1, 2008
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  • Saturday, December 1, 2007
    Editor: Please discuss your experience with internal investigations and related civil litigation. Kaufhold: The focus of my practice is securities litigation and investigations. Approximately half of the securities cases that I've handled have involved some form of internal investigation, whether conducted by independent counsel or company counsel. My...
  • Saturday, July 1, 2006
    Policies and practices regarding the granting of stock options have never been subject to greater scrutiny. Scores of public companies are now subject to investigations by prosecutors and regulators, and plaintiffs' class action attorneys are not far behind, making derivative demands on boards and threatening litigation. Boards, counsel and executives need...