• SEC Decides Not to Appeal Goldstein Decision
  • August 10, 2006 | Author: Thao H. Ngo
  • Law Firm: Reed Smith LLP - San Francisco Office
  • On Aug. 7, 2006, SEC Chairman Christopher Cox issued a statement concerning the SEC's decision not to seek en banc review of the decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia in Phillip Goldstein, et al. v. Securities Exchange Commission (i.e., a review by all of the judges on the D.C. Circuit), and not to petition the U.S. Supreme Court for a writ of certiorari (i.e., a request to the Supreme Court to take the case for review in its discretion).