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U.S. Supreme Court Limits Disgorgement Claims to Five Years

, New York Law Journal


Bill Maguire, Sarah Cave and Ken Katz discuss the U.S. Supreme Court's decision this week that resolved a circuit split over whether the five-year statute of limitations that applies to any "action, suit or proceeding for the enforcement of any civil fine, penalty, or forfeiture, pecuniary or otherwise," covers claims for disgorgement imposed as a sanction for violating a federal securities law.

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