An Outline Of SEC's Bold Enforcement Plan

Law360, New York (April 26, 2013, 6:21 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is undergoing a period of transition due to a series of recent changes in top leadership positions. On April 8, 2013, the U.S. Senate confirmed the nomination of Mary Jo White as the new chairwoman of the SEC, and, on April 10, she was officially sworn in as the 31st commission chairperson. White succeeds Elisse Walter, who replaced Mary Schapiro as chairwoman in December 2012.

Moreover, in February 2013, Enforcement Division Director Robert Khuzami stepped down, and Walter appointed George...
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