Leading Firm Fashions Stock Options Task Force

Law360, New York (July 13, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- As the government kicks up the number of probes into stock options backdating, Proskauer Rose LLP has announced the creation of a special stock options task force to guide clients through these investigations.

The task force, co-headed by partners Robert J. Cleary, Peter Samuels, Michael Sirkin and Andrea Rattner, will work with public companies on stock options issues, from government investigations to tax, accounting and Sarbanes-Oxley ramifications.

More than 25 senior attorneys, all from within the firm, have joined the task force, bringing together expertise in...
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