Top Ten Directors & Officers Liability Stories of 2013

By | The D & O Diary | January 7, 2014
Top Ten Directors & Officers Liability Stories of 2013

The world of directors and officers liability has long been characterized by rapid change. But even given these well-established dynamics, 2013 was a particularly eventful year, with several different developments that could impact the D&O arena for years to come. The list of the Top Ten D&O Stories of 2013 is set out below with an eye toward these future possibilities.

Is NSA’s Surveillance Legal? Yes or No?

By | From the Sidebar | January 7, 2014
Credit - Elvert Barnes

Six months after Edward Snowden began leaking information about the National Security Agency’s secret data collection methods, two federal judges – one in Washington, D.C. and one in New York – have reached opposite conclusions about whether one NSA program unlawfully searches the phone records of millions of Americans.