Defense Against State And Federal Securities Violation Allegations
Securities law often involves high complexity with tremendous amounts of money. The potential effect a securities class action lawsuit could have on a business is extensive, often damaging a company’s reputation as well.
The attorneys at Green & Green Lawyers A Legal Professional Association have the experience to handle securities and corporate governance litigation. In addition to corporate claims and those involving the Ohio Attorney General’s office, our lawyers defend clients in investigations brought by federal agencies such as the:
- Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
- Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
- United States Attorney’s Office (USAO)
Our firm is well versed in handling sensitive securities-related claims, including shareholder derivatives and breaches of fiduciary duty.
Protection From Civil And Criminal Charges
The common securities matters our lawyers litigate include:
- Mergers and acquisitions
- Tender offers
- Tax shelter investments
- Securities appraisals
- Corporate disclosures
- Investment account management
- Stockbroker misconduct
- Initial public offerings (IPOs)
Breaches of securities laws are considered prosecutable white collar crimes. Our attorneys are skilled in recognizing foreseeable critical issues for area businesses. We strive to avoid the pitfalls that can turn a defensible lawsuit into a corporate disaster.