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Donald C. Langevoort

Thomas Aquinas Reynolds Professor of Law

B.A., University of Virginia; J.D., Harvard

Areas of Expertise:

Business Organizations and Securities Regulation, Psychology and Psychiatry

Prior to joining the Law Center faculty in 1999, Professor Langevoort was the Lee S. and Charles A. Speir Professor at Vanderbilt University School of...

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Prior to joining the Law Center faculty in 1999, Professor Langevoort was the Lee S. and Charles A. Speir Professor at Vanderbilt University School of Law, where he joined the faculty in 1981. The courses Professor Langevoort teaches are Contracts, Securities Regulation, various seminars on corporate and securities issues, and Corporations. Professor Langevoort has received the the Frank Flegal Teaching Award at Georgetown and the Paul J. Hartman Award for Excellence in Teaching at Vanderbilt. He has been a visiting professor at Harvard Law School and the University of Michigan Law School and a lecturer at the Washington College of Law, American University. After practicing for two years at Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering in Washington, D.C., he joined the staff of the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission as Special Counsel in the Office of the General Counsel. Professor Langevoort is the co-author, with Professors James Cox and Robert Hillman, of Securities Regulation: Cases and Materials (Aspen Law & Business), and the author of a treatise entitled Insider Trading: Regulation, Enforcement and Prevention (West Group). He has also written many law review articles, a number of which seek to incorporate insights from social psychology and behavioral economics into the study of corporate and securities law and legal ethics. Professor Langevoort has testified numerous times before Congressional committees on issues relating to insider trading and securities litigation reform.

Recent Scholarship

Books

  • Securities Regulation: Selected Statutes, Rules, and Forms (Donald C. Langevoort, James D. Cox & Robert W. Hillman eds., New York: Aspen Publishers 2004-2009; New York: Wolters Kluwer 2011-2017) (publishing annual editions).    [BOOK]
  • Securities Regulation: Cases and Materials (Donald C. Langevoort, James D. Cox & Robert W. Hillman eds., New York: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business 8th ed. 2016 & Case Supp. 2017).   
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Selling Hope, Selling Risk: Corporations, Wall Street, and the Dilemmas of Investor Protection (New York: Oxford University Press 2016).    [BOOK]

Contributions to Law Reviews and Other Scholarly Journals

  • Donald C. Langevoort, Cultures of Compliance, 54 Am. Crim. L. Rev. 933-977 (2017).    [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Lawyers, Impression Management, and the Fear of Failure, 51 New Eng. L. Rev. 75-80 (2017).    [HEIN] [W]
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All Scholarship 2000 - Present

Forthcoming Works and Works in Progress

  • Donald C. Langevoort, Behavioral Ethics, Behavioral Compliance, in Research Handbook on Corporate Crime and Financial Misdealing (Jennifer Arlen ed., Edward Elgar forthcoming).    [SSRN] [Gtown Law]

Books

  • Securities Regulation: Selected Statutes, Rules, and Forms (Donald C. Langevoort, James D. Cox & Robert W. Hillman eds., New York: Aspen Publishers 2004-2009; New York: Wolters Kluwer 2011-2017) (publishing annual editions).    [BOOK]
  • Securities Regulation: Cases and Materials (Donald C. Langevoort, James D. Cox & Robert W. Hillman eds., New York: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business 8th ed. 2016 & Case Supp. 2017).   
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Selling Hope, Selling Risk: Corporations, Wall Street, and the Dilemmas of Investor Protection (New York: Oxford University Press 2016).    [BOOK]
  • Securities Regulation: Cases and Materials (Donald C. Langevoort, James D. Cox & Robert W. Hillman eds., New York: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business 7th ed. 2013).    [BOOK]
  • Securities Regulation: Cases and Materials (Donald C. Langevoort, James D. Cox & Robert W. Hillman eds., New York: Aspen Publishers 6th ed. 2009 & Supp. 2010).    [BOOK]
  • Securities Regulation: Cases and Materials (Donald C. Langevoort, James D. Cox & Robert W. Hillman eds., New York: Aspen Publishers 5th ed. 2006).    [BOOK]
  • Securities Regulation: Cases and Materials (Donald C. Langevoort, James D. Cox & Robert W. Hillman eds., New York: Aspen Publishers 4th ed. 2004).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Insider Trading: Regulation, Enforcement and Prevention (St. Paul, Minn.: West 2002 & Supp. 2004).    [BOOK]
  • Securities Regulation: Cases and Materials (Donald C. Langevoort, James D. Cox & Robert W. Hillman eds., Gaithersburg, Md.: Aspen Law & Business 3d ed. 2001).    [BOOK]

Contributions to Law Reviews and Other Scholarly Journals

  • Donald C. Langevoort, Cultures of Compliance, 54 Am. Crim. L. Rev. 933-977 (2017).    [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Lawyers, Impression Management, and the Fear of Failure, 51 New Eng. L. Rev. 75-80 (2017).    [HEIN] [W]
  • Donald C. Langevoort & Hillary A. Sale, "We Believe": Omnicare, Legal Risk Disclosure and Corporate Governance, 66 Duke L.J. 763-795 (2016).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [WWW]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Informational Cronyism, 69 Stan. L. Rev. Online 37-45 (2016).    [W] [WWW]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Judgment Day for Fraud-on-the-Market: Reflections on Amgen and the Second Coming of Halliburton, 57 Ariz. L. Rev. 37-59 (2015).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law] [WWW]
  • Donald C. Langevoort & Robert B. Thompson, IPOs and the Slow Death of Section 5, 102 Ky. L.J. 891-923 (2013-2014).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law] [WWW]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, “Fine Distinctions” in the Contemporary Law of Insider Trading, 2013 Colum. Bus. L. Rev. 429-462.    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort & Robert B. Thompson, “Publicness” in Contemporary Securities Regulation After the JOBS Act, 101 Geo. L.J. 337-386 (2013).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law] [WWW]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Lies Without Liars? Janus Capital and Conservative Securities Jurisprudence, 90 Wash. U. L. Rev. 933-964 (2013).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort & Robert B. Thompson, Redrawing the Public-Private Boundaries in Entrepreneurial Capital Raising, 98 Cornell L. Rev. 1573-1628 (2013).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [WWW]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Introduction: Commentaries on Ensuring Corporate Misconduct by Tom Baker and Sean J. Griffith, 38 Law & Soc. Inquiry 475-479 (2013) (reviewing Tom Baker & Sean J. Griffith, Ensuring Corporate Misconduct:  How Liability Insurance Undermines Shareholder Litigation (2010)).    [W] [WWW]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Getting (Too) Comfortable: In-house Lawyers, Enterprise Risk, and the Financial Crisis, 2012 Wis. L. Rev. 495-519 (2012).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law] [WWW]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Chasing the Greased Pig Down Wall Street: A Gatekeeper's Guide to the Psychology, Culture, and Ethics of Financial Risk Taking, 96 Cornell L. Rev. 1209-1246 (2011).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law] [WWW]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Commentary: Puzzles About Corporate Boards and Board Diversity, 89 N.C. L. Rev. 841-854 (2011).    [HEIN] [W] [WWW]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Psychological Perspectives on the Fiduciary Business, 91 B.U. L. Rev. 995-1010 (2011).    [HEIN] [W] [WWW]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, The Behavioral Economics of Mergers and Acquisitions, 12 Transactions: Tenn. J. Bus. L. 65-79 (2011).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law] [WWW]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Brokers as Fiduciaries , 71 U. Pitt. L. Rev. 439-456 (2010).    [HEIN] [W]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Global Securities Regulation After the Financial Crisis, 13 J. Int'l Econ. L. 799-815 (2010).    [W] [WWW]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Response, Placebo Statutes?: Sarbanes-Oxley and Ethics Code Disclosures, 96 Va. L. Rev. In Brief 9-15 (2010).    [W] [WWW]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Reading Stoneridge Carefully: A Duty-Based Approach to Reliance and Third-Party Liability Under Rule 10b-5, 158 U. Pa. L. Rev. 2125-2171 (2010).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [WWW]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, The SEC and the Madoff Scandal: Three Narratives in Search of a Story, 2009 Mich. St. L. Rev. 899-914.    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Basic at Twenty: Rethinking Fraud on the Market, 2009 Wis. L. Rev. 151-198.    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Compared to What? Econometric Evidence and the Counterfactual Difficulty, 35 J. Corp. L. 183-187 (2009).    [HEIN] [W]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, The SEC, Retail Investors, and the Institutionalization of the Securities Market, 95 Va. L. Rev. 1025-1083 (2009).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Commentary: Investors, IPOs, and the Internet, 2 Entrepreneurial Bus. L.J. 767-771 (2008).    [HEIN] [W] [WWW]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, U.S. Securities Regulation and Global Competition, 3 Va. L. & Bus. Rev. 191-205 (2008).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Criminalizatin of Corporate Law: The Impact on Director and Officer Behavior, 2 J. Bus. & Tech. L. 89-90 (2007).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, On Leaving Corporate Executives "Naked, Homeless and Without Wheels": Corporate Fraud, Equitable Remedies, and the Debate Over Entity Versus Individual Liability, 42 Wake Forest L. Rev. 627-661 (2007).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, The Social Construction of Sarbanes-Oxley, 105 Mich. L. Rev. 1817-1856 (2007).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Federalism in Corporate/Securities Law: Reflections on Delaware, California, and State Regulation of Insider Trading, 40 U.S.F. L. Rev. 879-892 (2006).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Reflections on Scienter (and the Securities Fraud Case Against Martha Stewart that Never Happened), 10 Lewis & Clark L. Rev. 1-17 (2006).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Internal Controls After Sarbanes-Oxley: Revisiting Corporate Law's "Duty of Care as Responsibility for Systems", 31 J. Corp. L. 949-973 (2006).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Opening the Black Box of "Corporate Culture" in Law and Economics, 162 J. Inst'l & Theoretical Econ. 80-96 (2006).    [W]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, The SEC as a Lawmaker: Choices About Investor Protection in the Face of Uncertainty, 84 Wash. U. L. Rev. 1591-1626 (2006).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Someplace Between Philosophy and Economics: Legitimacy and Good Corporate Lawyering, 75 Fordham L. Rev. 1615-1628 (2006).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law] [WWW]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Private Litigation to Enforce Fiduciary Duties in Mutual Funds: Derivative Suits, Disinterested Directors and the Ideology of Investor Sovereignty, 83 Wash. U. L.Q. 1017-1044 (2005).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Gaurang Mitu Gulati & Jeffrey J. Rachlinski, Fraud by Hindsight, 98 Nw. U. L. Rev. 773-825 (2004).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN]
  • Donald C. Langevoort & Gaurang Mitu Gulati, The Muddled Duty to Disclose Under Rule 10b-5, 57 Vand. L. Rev. 1639-1686 (2004).    [HEIN] [W]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Overcoming Resistance to Diversity in the Executive Suite: Grease, Grit, and the Corporate Tournament, 61 Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 1615-1643 (2004).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Resetting the Corporate Thermostat: Lessons from the Recent Financial Scandals About Self-Deception, Deceiving Others and the Design of Internal Controls, 93 Geo. L.J. 285-317 (2004).    [HEIN] [W]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Technological Evolution and the Devolution of Corporate Financial Reporting, 46 Wm. & Mary L. Rev. 1-32 (2004).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Managing the "Expectations Gap" in Investor Protection: The SEC and the Post-Enron Reform Agenda, 48 Vill. L. Rev. 1139-1165 (2003).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Agency Law Inside the Corporation: Problems of Candor and Knowledge, 71 U. Cin. L. Rev. 1187-1231 (2003).    [HEIN] [W]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Foreword: Revisiting Gilson and Kraakman’s Efficiency Story, 28 J. Corp. L. 499-502 (2003).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Thomas Halen, John Huber & Jeremy Markham, Panel Presentation: Securities Regulation and Corporate Responsibility, 55 Admin. L. Rev. 241-258 (2003).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Taming the Animal Spirits of the Stock Markets: A Behavioral Approach to Securities Regulation, 97 Nw. U. L. Rev. 135-188 (2002).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Are Judges Motivated to Create "Good" Securities Fraud Doctrine?, 51 Emory L.J. 309-318 (2002).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Introduction: Issue on the Harmonization of the Securities Laws, 33 Law & Pol’y Int’l Bus. 439-442 (2002).    [HEIN]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Monitoring: The Behavioral Economics of Corporate Compliance with Law, 2002 Colum. Bus. L. Rev. 71-118.    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, The Organizational Psychology of Hyper-Competition: Corporate Irresponsibility and the Lessons of Enron, 70 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 968-975 (2002).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Cross-Border Insider Trading, 8 J. Fin. Crime 254-263 (2001).    [W]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, The Human Nature of Corporate Boards: Law, Norms, and the Unintended Consequences of Independence and Accountability, 89 Geo. L.J. 797-832 (2001).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Seeking Sunlight in Santa Fe's Shadow: The SEC's Pursuit of Managerial Accountability, 79 Wash U. L.Q. 449-490 (2001).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, When Lawyers and Law Firms Invest in Their Corporate Clients’ Stock, 80 Wash. U. L.Q. 569-587 (2002).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Cross-Border Insider Trading, 19 Dick. J. Int'l L. 161-180 (2000).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Deconstructing Section 11: Public Offering Liability in a Continuous Disclosure Environment, 63 Law & Contemp. Probs. 45-70 (2000).    [HEIN] [W] [SSRN] [Gtown Law]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Taking Myths Seriously: An Essay For Lawyers, 74 Chi.-Kent L. Rev. 1569-1597 (2000).    [HEIN] [W] [Gtown Law]

Book Chapters and Collected Works

  • Donald C. Langevoort, Basic at Twenty: Rethinking Fraud on the Market, in 1 Economics of Securities Law 674-721 (Geoffrey P. Miller ed., Cheltenham, U.K.: Edward Elgar 2016).   
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Behavioral Approaches to Corporate Law, in Research Handbook on the Economics of Corporate Law 442-455 (Claire A. Hill & Brett H. McDonnell eds., Northampton, Mass.: Edward Elgar 2012).    [SSRN] [Gtown Law] [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Global Securities Regulation After the Financial Crisis, in International Law in Financial Regulation and Monetary Affairs 254-268 (John H. Jackson, Thomas Cottier & Rosa M. Lastra eds., Oxford: Oxford University Press 2012).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, The Human Nature of Corporate Boards: Law, Norms, and the Unintended Consequences of Independence and Accountability, in Foundations of Corporate Law 228-236 (Roberta Romano ed., New York: Thomson Reuters/Foundation Press 2d ed. 2010).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Securities Regulation, Entry, in 5 The Oxford International  Encyclopedia of Legal History 92-95 (Stanley N. Katz et al. eds., Oxford: Oxford University Press 2009).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Taming the Animal Spirits of the Stock Markets: A Behavioral Approach to Securities Regulation, in 2 Behavioral Law and Economics 281-334 (Jeffrey J. Rachlinski ed., Northampton, Mass.: Edward Elgar 2009).   
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Investor Protection and the Perils of Corporate Publicity: Basic Inc. v. Levinson, in The Iconic Cases in Corporate Law 257-277 (Jonathan R. Macey ed., St. Paul, Minn.: Thomson/West 2008).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Editor's Introduction, in 39 Securities Law Review - 2007 1-22 (Donald C. Langevoort ed., St. Paul, Minn.: West Group 2007).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Reflections on Scienter, in Martha Stewart's Legal Troubles 225-240 (Joan MacLeod Heminway ed., Durham, N.C.: Carolina Academic Press 2007).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Editor's Introduction, in 38 Securities Law Review - 2006 1-25 (Donald C. Langevoort ed., St. Paul, Minn.: West Group 2006).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort et al., Group Report: Are Heuristics a Problem or a Solution?, in Heuristics and the Law 103-140 (Gerd Gigerenzer & Christoph Engel eds., Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press in cooperation with Dahlem University Press 2006).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Heuristics Inside the Firm: Perspectives from Behavioral Law and Economics, in Heuristics and the Law 87-102 (Gerd Gigerenzer and Christoph Engel eds., Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press in cooperation with Dahlem University Press 2006).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Structuring Securities Regulation in the European Union: Lessons from the U.S. Experience, in Investor Protection in Europe: Corporate Law Making, the MiFID and Beyond 485-505 (Guido Ferrarini & Eddy Wymeersch eds., New York: Oxford University Press 2006).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Editor's Introduction, in 37 Securities Law Review - 2005 1-22 (Donald C. Langevoort ed., St. Paul, Minn.: West Group 2005).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, The Regulators and the Financial Scandals, in Restoring Trust in American Business 63-70 (Jay William Lorsch, Leslie Berlowitz & Andy Zelleke eds., Cambridge, Mass.: American Academy of Arts & Sciences, MIT Press 2005).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Editor's Introduction, in 36 Securities Law Review - 2004 1-23 (Donald C. Langevoort ed., St. Paul, Minn.: West Group 2004).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Half-Truths: Protecting Mistaken Inferences by Investors and Others, in What's Fair: Ethics for Negotiators 397-439 (Carrie Menkel-Meadow & Michael Wheeler eds., San Francisco: Jossey-Bass 2004).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, The Human Nature of Corporate Boards: Laws, Norms, and the Unintended Consequences of Independence and Accountability, in Corporate Governance: Law, Theory, and Policy 337-346 (Thomas W. Joo ed., Durham, N.C.: Carolina Academic Press 2004).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Managing the "Expectations Gap" in Investor Protection: The SEC and the Post-Enron Reform Agenda, in Corporate Governance: Law, Theory and Policy 139-150 (Thomas W. Joo ed., Durham, N.C.: Carolina Academic Press 2004).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Editor's Introduction, in 35 Securities Law Review - 2003 1-23 (Donald C. Langevoort ed., St. Paul, Minn.: West Group 2003).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Editor's Introduction, in 34 Securities Law Review - 2002 1-19 (Donald C. Langevoort ed., St. Paul, Minn.: West Group 2002).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Seeking Sunlight in Santa Fe's Shadow: The SEC's Pursuit of Managerial Accountability, in 34 Securities Law Review - 2000 243-284 (Donald C. Langevoort ed., St. Paul, Minn.: West Group 2002).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Introductory Survey, in 32 Securities Law Review - 2000 ix-xxxi (Donald C. Langevoort ed., St. Paul, Minn.: West Group 2000).    [BOOK]
  • Donald C. Langevoort, Organized Illusions: A Behavioral Theory of Why Corporations Mislead Stock Market Investors (and Cause Other Social Harms), in Behavioral Law and Economics 144-167 (Cass R. Sunstein ed., Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press 2000).    [BOOK]

U.S. Supreme Court Briefs

  • Brief of Corporate Law Professors as Amici Curiae in Support of Respondents, Friedrichs v. Cal. Teachers Ass'n, No. 14-915 (U.S. Nov. 6, 2015).   
  • Brief of Securities Law Scholars as Amici Curiae in Support of Respondent, Halliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund, Inc., No. 13-317 (U.S. Feb. 5, 2014).   
  • Brief for Professors James D. Cox, Jill E. Fisch, Donald C. Langevoort, Richard M. Buxbaum, Melvin A. Eisenberg and Hillary A. Sale as Amici Curiae in Support of Petitioners, Stoneridge Investment Partners v. Scientific-Atlanta, No. 06-43 (U.S. June 11, 2007).    [W] [Gtown Law]

Congressional Testimony

  • Reducing Barriers to Capital Formation: Hearing Before the Subcomm. on Capital Mkts. & Gov't Sponsored Enters. of the H. Comm. on Fin. Servs., 113th Cong., June 12, 2013 (Statement of Donald C. Langevoort) (CIS-No.: 2013-H371-63).    [WWW]
  • Insider Trading and Congressional Accountability: Hearing Before the S. Comm. on Homeland Sec. & Governmental Aff., 112th Cong., Dec. 1, 2011 (Statement of Donald C. Langevoort) (CIS-No.: 2012-S481-59).    [WWW]
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In the News

"Key US regulator sees no need for insider trading law," coverage by The Australian Business Review, September 7, 2017, quoting Professor Donald Langevoort.

"No Law Needed on Insider Trading, SEC Chief Says," coverage by The Wall Street Journal, September 6, 2017, quoting Professor Donald C. Langevoort.

"Challenge to SEC’s in-house courts could overturn years of orders," coverage in The Financial Times, May 24, 2017, featuring Professor Donald Langevoort.

"Senators Demand Answers About Possible Probe Of HHS Secretary Price," coverage by the Palm Beach Post, March 29, 2017, quoting Professor David Langevoort. 

"Trump’s Pick for Health Secretary Under Scrutiny for Investments," coverage in The New York Times, January 27, 2017, featuring Professor Donald C. Langevoort.

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"Key US regulator sees no need for insider trading law," coverage by The Australian Business Review, September 7, 2017, quoting Professor Donald Langevoort.

"No Law Needed on Insider Trading, SEC Chief Says," coverage by The Wall Street Journal, September 6, 2017, quoting Professor Donald C. Langevoort.

"Challenge to SEC’s in-house courts could overturn years of orders," coverage in The Financial Times, May 24, 2017, featuring Professor Donald Langevoort.

"Senators Demand Answers About Possible Probe Of HHS Secretary Price," coverage by the Palm Beach Post, March 29, 2017, quoting Professor David Langevoort. 

"Trump’s Pick for Health Secretary Under Scrutiny for Investments," coverage in The New York Times, January 27, 2017, featuring Professor Donald C. Langevoort.

"An Insider-Trading Ruling That Delights Prosecutors—and One Manhattan Judge," coverage by The New Yorker, December 12, 2016, quoting Professor Donald Langevoort.

"Oft-divided SEC speaks with one voice when suing corporations: records," coverage by Reuters, October 27. 2016, quoting Professor Donald Langevoort.

"Regulators Tackle New Digital Markets," coverage in The Hoya, October 14, 2016, featuring Financial Markets Quality conference and co panelist Professor Donald Langevoort.

 

"How Wells Fargo's CEO Pushed His Board Into the Political Spotlight," coverage by The Street, September 22, 2016, quoting Professor Donald Langevoort.

"My Ten Commandments of Goal Setting," coverage in JD Supra Business Advisor, September 14, 2016, quoting Professor Donald Langevoort.

"Behavioral compliance: how to stop ‘good people’ from doing bad things," coverage by Reuters, August 16, 2016, quoting Professor Donald C. Langevoort.

Intrexon Bruised by Blind Short-Seller Report,” coverage by Real Money, April 25, 2016, quoting Professor Donald Langevoort.

Why the Gridlock Slowing New Rules for Wall Street Won't Go Away,” coverage in Bloomberg Business, March 14, 2016, quoting Professor Donald Langevoort.

Professionalism and Ethical Leadership From General Counsel’s Suite,” coverage in Corporate Counsel, February 29, 2016, mentioning Professor Donald Langevoort.

"High Court Expected To Hear Insider Trading Appeal," Law360, July 30, 2015, quoting Professor Donald Langevoort.

Alzheimer's group may scrap early look at coveted Lilly data,” coverage by Reuters, June 12, 2015, quoting Professor Donald Langevoort.

Challenges U.S. authority to take over AIG in 2008,” coverage in Business Insurance, April 26, 2015, quoting Professor Donald C. Langevoort.

 "Hunting the Next Bear Stearns," coverage in Bloomberg, February 5, 2015, quoting Professor Donald Langevoort

"Top Manhattan prosecutor will challenge landmark insider trading case," coverage in Forbes, January 23, 2015, quoting Professor Donald Langevoort.

"2nd Circ. Rebalances Insider Trading Law," Law360, December 10, 2014, quoting Professor Donald Langevoort.

"SEC director with big stock holdings stirs debate," coverage in Reuters, November 21, 2014, quoting Professor Donald Langevoort. 

"Protecting Millionaires ‘Strains Logic & Reason’: SEC Commissioner," Think Advisor, November 20, 2014, quoting Professor Donald Langevoort.

"SEC’s ‘Robocop’ Tool ‘in Limbo,’ Former Enforcement Official Says," coverage in Bloomberg/BNA, November 6, 2014, featuring Professor Donald Langevoort.

"Clash Of The Egos: When Boardroom Bust-Ups Derail Deals," coverage in the Telegraph, August 9, 2014, features Georgetown Law professor Donald Langevoort.

"Rajaratnam’s brother acquitted by jury," coverage in the Financial Times, July 8, 2014, quoting Professor Donald Langevoort.

"Revisiting Criminal Insider Trading Liability," coverage on Law.com, June 3, 2014, quoting an article written by Professor Donald Langevoort. Further coverage is in the New York Law Journal.

"Behind major U.S. case against shareholder suits, a tale of two professors," coverage in Reuters, May 23, 2014, featuring Professor Donald Langevoort.

"U.S. court mulls class action lawsuits," coverage in BusinessReport, March 4, 2014, quotes Professor Donald Langevoort.

"The Real Fraud Is The Fraud On The Market Theory," coverage by Forbes, March 3, 2014, featuring Georgetown Law professor Donald C. Langevoort.

"U.S. justices say Allen Stanford victims can sue lawyers, broker," coverage in The Chicago Tribune, February 26, 2014, featuring Professor Donald Langevoort.

"U.S. justices say Allen Stanford victims can sue lawyers, brokers," coverage in Reuters, February 26, 2014, featuring Professor Donald Langevoort.

"Securities Lawsuits Are on the Rise," The Wall Street Journal, January 26, 2014, mentioning Professor Donald C. Langevoort.

"Insider Trading Gets More Sophisticated, So Regulators Must Follow Suit, Panel Says," coverage in Bloomberg Law, January 15, 2014, featuring Professor Donald C. Langevoort.

"Striking the Right Balance for the Future of US Capital Markets," coverage in The Hill, December 6, 2013, featuring Professor Donald Langevoort.

"Sorry to say, but an apology costs money," a segment on Marketplace, June 19, 2013, featuring Professor Donald Langevoort.

"Can a Judge Really Block the SEC's Settlement with Steven Cohen?," a story in ProPublica, April 4, 2013, featuring Professor Donald Langevoort.

"Compliance Is Today's Slogan for Upcoming Law Graduates, Conference Speakers Say," coverage by Reuters, February 13, 2013, featuring Professor Donald Langevoort.

"Obama Taps Former Prosecutor as Wall Street Cop," coverage by Marketplace, January 24, 2013, featuring Professor Donald Langevoort.

"Cohen's SAC Faces Client Queries as Investigators Circle," coverage by Bloomberg Businessweek, November 26, 2012, featuring Professor Donald Langevoort.

"Legal, Financial Fallout Loom for SAC in Insider Trading Case," coverage by Reuters, November 21, 2012, featuring Professor Donald Langevoort.

"Courts Taking Up Opposition to Dodd-Frank," coverage in the Washington Post, October 5, 2012, featuring Professor Donald Langevoort.

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