Financial Regulatory Forum

SNAP ANALYSIS – US court fund adviser ruling leaves firms with leeway on fees

By Reuters Staff
March 30, 2010

BOSTON, March 30 (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court’s unanimous decision¬† in a closely watched mutual fund case gives investors leeway to challenge fees they consider excessive, but falls short of being a total loss for the $11.5 trillion industry.

FACTBOX – Business cases before US Supreme Court

By Reuters Staff
October 5, 2009

The U.S. Supreme Court is seen in Washington, September 29, 2009. REUTERS/Jim Young   (UNITED STATES POLITICS CRIME LAW)The U.S. Supreme Court opened its term on Monday, with new Justice Sonia Sotomayor. Following are some of the important cases business cases that will be decided: