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Jonathan New, Marco Molina Article Examines Court Pushback against Government Tolling Attempts

Articles / May 4, 2017

Partner Jonathan New and Associate Marco Molina authored the second of two articles on government tolling actions in the April 2017 issue of Law Journal Newsletters Business Crimes Bulletin. The article, “The Clock is Ticking: Courts Check Government Attempts to Extend the Statute of Limitations,” discusses how the Securities and Exchange Commission and other government regulatory agencies pursue civil enforcement actions against those accused of financial fraud, often attempting to recover monetary penalties and fines for periods of time even outside the limitations period. New and Molina note that this effort is being met with resistance by the courts.

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