SEC Commissioner Blasts 'Fiction' About In-House Judge Bias

Law360 (March 12, 2018, 10:37 PM EDT) -- One of the newest members of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday defended the integrity of the agency’s in-house court, blasting what he called “fiction masquerading as data” right as the U.S. Supreme Court is set to consider the constitutionality of the forum.

In a post on Columbia Law School’s Blue Sky Blog, Commissioner Robert Jackson Jr. said, as a former academic who joined the SEC in January, he’s taken a close look at an oft-repeated statistic that’s used to paint the commission as...
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