Securities and Exchange Commission, Petitioner v. George R. Jarkesy, Jr., et al.

  1. August 29, 2023

    SEC Urges Justices To Undo Ruling Against In-House Courts

    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has filed its opening brief in a U.S. Supreme Court case that could spell the end of administrative law courts, urging the nation's highest court to reverse a lower court ruling that the agency says could prevent it from protecting investors against potentially harmful conduct.

  2. July 07, 2023

    Why PTAB Attys Should Watch The High Court's SEC Fight

    The U.S. Supreme Court's recent decision to review the constitutionality of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's administrative courts may invoke a sense of deja vu for attorneys who practice at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, but that doesn't mean patent attorneys should disregard it as duplicative. 

  3. June 30, 2023

    SEC Courts May Tumble Under Supreme Court Scrutiny

    The U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear a case Friday that could spell the end for the administrative courts used by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and dozens of other federal agencies that prosecute alleged rulebreakers in-house, experts told Law360.

  4. May 24, 2023

    Fund Boss Asks Justices For Relief From 'Byzantine' SEC Suit

    A hedge fund manager who has been locked in a legal battle with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for more than a decade has urged the U.S. Supreme Court to free him from the agency's "Byzantine administrative apparatus," acknowledging the court is likely to hear the case regardless.

  5. March 10, 2023

    Justices Likely To Hear Case That 'Cast Cloud' On SEC Courts

    The U.S. Supreme Court is likely to take up a case that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission argues has "cast a cloud" over the functioning of federal administrative law courts, even though the agency's use of its own in-house courts has been on a downward trajectory for years, legal experts told Law360.