Next SEC Enforcement Chief Likely To Follow Similar Path

Law360, New York (December 21, 2012, 6:39 PM EST) -- With the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's top enforcement official reportedly set to leave the agency next month, the next enforcement chief is likely to follow a similar strategy of bringing a large volume of cases focusing on insider trading and other market manipulation schemes, observers said.

Robert Khuzami, who took over as the director of the SEC's Enforcement Division in 2009, has won plaudits for his work in restructuring the division so that it works more like a traditional prosecutors' office and for winning several...
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