New York, NY, October 02, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Christina M. Hill, Partner, Murphy & McGonigle will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “The Continuous Growth of Securities Litigation – Opportunities and Risks Explored! Live Webcast.” This event is scheduled for January 27, 2016 @ 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ET.
For further details, please visit: https://theknowledgegroup.org/event_name/the-continuous-growth-of-securities-litigation-opportunities-and-risks-explored-live-webcast/
About Christina M. Hill
Christina Hill, a partner in the Washington, D.C. Office of Murphy & McGonigle, P.C., focuses her practice on securities regulation and litigation. Mrs. Hill’s regulatory practice includes regularly advising broker-dealers, investment advisers and other regulated entities with respect to compliance with securities laws and regulations, compliance and supervisory system review, regulatory registration issues, and regulatory disclosure items. Mrs. Hill’s litigation practice includes representing financial services firms, public companies, and individuals in securities and investment-related litigation, arbitration, and regulatory actions brought by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, various state securities regulators, and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA, formerly NASD and New York Stock Exchange). Mrs. Hill’s litigation practice also includes frequently representing financial services firms and professionals in customer dispute arbitrations. In connection with these practice areas, Mrs. Hill’s securities experience includes a variety of different investment products and strategies, including stocks, mutual funds, annuities, corporate bonds, municipal bonds, structured products and options.
Prior to entering the practice of law, and while obtaining her law degree, Mrs. Hill worked with many of the current Murphy & McGonigle attorneys as the securities group’s only full-time paralegal. Mrs. Hill also has regulatory-side experience, working for FINRA’s enforcement group as a paralegal, then an investigator.
Mrs. Hill received her J.D. from Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law and her B.S. in Psychology, magna cum laude, from the University of Pittsburgh.
About Murphy & McGonigle
Murphy & McGonigle serves the litigation, enforcement defense, and regulatory counseling needs of clients across the full spectrum of the financial services industry – from national banks, broker-dealers, investment advisers, and hedge funds, to national and international securities markets and exchanges. Many of the firm’s partners formerly served in senior positions at the U.S. Department of Justice, SEC, FINRA, and CFTC and several served in senior executive positions in major financial institutions on Wall Street.
Murphy & McGonigle, founded in 2010, was created based on an innovative law firm model that rigorously controls overhead while providing its attorneys and clients with state-of-the-art technology and litigation support to ensure both world-class service and maximum cost-efficiency.
Murphy & McGonigle operates out of offices in New York, Washington, D.C., and Richmond, Virginia.
For more information about the firm, please visit www.mmlawus.com.
The uptick in securities cases stemming from recent court decisions and trends has been a cutting-edge matter in corporate governance for years. While these lawsuits may not entirely change the setting of securities litigation, they are deemed to spark new challenges and possibly draw tedious enforcement actions. Thus, to avoid the consequences and risks of securities fraud violations, it is of utmost importance that companies keep apace of the latest statutory developments and consequently, maintain effective compliance strategies.
In this two-hour live Webcast, a panel of distinguished professionals and thought leaders assembled by the Knowledge Group will help you understand the important aspects of this significant topic. They will provide an in-depth discussion of the Continuous Growth of Securities Litigation and will explore its opportunities and risks. Speakers will also offer best practices in mitigating risks and ensuring compliance with securities laws.
Key topics include:
• Recent Securities Litigation Developments
• Implications of Recent Supreme Court Decisions
• Common Securities Fraud Violations
• Opportunities, Risks and Consequences
• Risk Mitigation Schemes
• Enforcement Actions and Best Compliance Practices
About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/