The Perils of Investment Management in Perilous Times

February 10, 2009
Herrick, Feinstein LLP2 Park Avenue, New York, New York

A distinguished panel of litigators and regulatory lawyers explored the ramifications of the current crisis in the financial markets for hedge fund managers and other investment fiduciaries. This seminar focused on the latest approaches to risk management to protect yourself and your company from lawsuits and SEC investigations; as well as, how hedge fund managers and other investment fiduciaries have responded to the liquidity crisis. 

Topics discussed: redemption issues; reorganization and restructuring options; SEC enforcement cases, investigations and litigations; recently filed lawsuits - private litigation and class action; and trends for the fund industry in 2009.

Panelists included:
Therese Doherty, Partner, Herrick, Feinstein LLP
Howard Elisofon, Partner, Herrick, Feinstein LLP
Mark Lewis, Partner, Walkers Global
moderated by Arthur Jakoby, Partner, Herrick, Feinstein LLP

Who attended: hedge funds and funds of funds; investors; brokers; accountants; administrators and other service providers to the investment management industry.