Alexander Reus, Managing Partner with DRRT, to Speak at The Knowledge Groupâ€™s Securities Class Actions: Trends & Developments in 2017 & Beyond
Online PR News – 09-November-2017 – 11/09/2017 - New York – The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Alexander Reus, Managing Partner with DRRT, will speak at The Knowledge Groupâ€™s webcast entitled: â€śSecurities Class Actions: Trends & Developments in 2017 & Beyond.â€ť This event is scheduled for November 15, 2017 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET).
For further details, please visit: https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/legal/securities-law/securities-class-actions
About Alexander Reus
Alexander Reus, Managing Partner at DRRT, has over 20 years of experience in international litigation and alternative dispute resolution in the area of investor protection and loss recovery. He advises and represents some of the worldâ€™s largest institutional investors in U.S. and international shareholder compensation litigation, involving class actions, group actions, derivate action, appraisal actions in merger or take-over situations. He is one of the global leaders and pioneers in shareholder rights, protection, compensation and corporate governance matters as well as funding global loss recovery efforts in non-traditional non-class action jurisdictions.
Alexander has been and continues to be involved in the largest non-U.S. securities litigation cases against companies such as Royal Bank of Scotland in England, Volkswagen in Germany, Vivendi in France, Toshiba in Japan and has successfully negotiated settlements with Olympus in Japan (JYP 11 billion) and Fortis in the Netherlands (â‚¬1.2 billion).
Alexander is a Board Certified International Lawyer (Florida Bar) with German and U.S. law degrees. He is licensed to practice law New York, Florida, and the District of Columbia, as well as in England and Wales as a solicitor, and in Germany as a European attorney. A frequent international lecturer on international legal matters, he also serves on numerous boards of directors and committees. Alexander is a native German speaker, speaks fluent English and has conversational knowledge of Portuguese, French, and Spanish.
DRRT is an international law firm and market leader in the client-oriented global loss recovery industry. DRRT focuses on the recovery of losses resulting from misstatements, misrepresentations or fraud by public companies and engages in securities litigation, arbitration and other alternative dispute resolution methods around the world.
DRRTâ€™s team of multinational attorneys and financial analysts has been pioneering global shareholder protection, specifically investor loss recovery and corporate governance improvements. DRRT is known for exploring new jurisdictions and developing creative approaches to obtain what matters most to DRRTâ€™s clients: fair compensation for investment losses stemming from a companyâ€™s violations of disclosure obligations and transparency rules, as well as corporate governance improvements to protect assets in the future.
DRRT offers completely risk-free and fully funded representation around the world and has been involved in many multi-billion dollar lawsuits in the United States, Canada, Europe and Asia, recovering billions of US dollars for investors, against companies such as The Royal Bank of Scotland
Group plc, Ageas S.A./N.V. (f/k/a Fortis S.A./N.V.) Enron Corporation, Sky Deutschland AG/Premiere AG, Hypo Real Estate Holding AG, Bank of America Corporation, Olympus Corporation, Merck & Co., Inc., Vivendi S.A., Royal Ahold, N.V., Royal Dutch Shell plc, AOL Time Warner, Inc., General Motors Corporation, Lehman Brothers Holdings, Inc., Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC, Petroleo Brasileiro S.A., Volkswagen AG and Toshiba Corporation.
DRRTâ€™s institutional claims filing team offers first-in-class service and state-of-the-art technical setup to recover the maximum amount possible for its clients. With offices in Miami, Frankfurt, London and Paris, DRRTâ€™s multilingual team is uniquely equipped to service institutional investors around the world. Asset and investment managers, mutual fund companies, insurance and reinsurance companies, sovereign wealth funds and other institutional investors with collective assets under management of over $11 trillion have entrusted DRRT with the monitoring, claims filing and handling of international securities litigations.
The enforcement activity of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) remains high, as revealed by a 2017 research. Increase in actions which involve issuer reporting and disclosure, securities offerings, and broker-dealers, is also discovered. Factors contributory to this trend include the new administration, the changes in SEC leadership, and SECâ€™s continued filing of its actions as administrative proceedings.
In this LIVE Webcast, a panel of distinguished professionals and thought leaders brought together by The Knowledge Group will help counsel and companies understand the various aspects surrounding the evolving backdrop of securities class actions. They will also provide an in-depth discussion of the recent litigation trends and developments and will offer best risk mitigation practices.
Key topics include:
â€˘ High Securities Class Actions â€“ Contributory Factors
â€˘ Opportunities and Pitfalls
â€˘ Notable Cases
â€˘ Best Risk Mitigation Practices
About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/