Author Archives: Stephen T. Rodd

The NYSE-Deutsche Börse Merger and Private Rights of Action Under the Securities Exchange Act

On February 15, 2011, NYSE Euronext, Inc. (“NYSE”) unveiled its merger plan with Deutsche Börse AG (“Deutsche Börse) which would result in cost synergies related in part to clearing and market operations. If consummated, the combined company would be 60% … Continue reading

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There Oughtta Be a Law

There oughtta be a law prohibiting sellers of consumer goods from sticking labels on the surface of the product itself (e.g. and in particular: frying pans, mirrors, picture frames, glassware) unless that label can be cleanly removed by the purchaser … Continue reading

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There Oughtta Be a Law

There oughtta be a law requiring magazine publishers who include teasers on the cover for specific articles inside to print with the teaser the page number where the article can be found.

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