Faculty Notes

Prof. Ronald Colombo in Securities Law 360

Ronald J. Colombo, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law

Professor Ron Colombo was quoted in an article that appeared in Securities Law 360 (“the newswire for business lawyers”) regarding the litigation exposure of auditing firms in light of the ongoing financial crisis.

Professor Colombo opined that auditing firms will be likely targets for plaintiffs lawyers — but difficult ones to recover from in light of recent Supreme Court precedent interpreting the securities laws.

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