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An Introduction to the Law of Corporations: Cases and Materials, Fall 2017

United States of America, Appellee, v. Robert Chestman, Defendant-Appellant.

Headnote

There are many situations in which it might be unreasonable for the court to seek evidence of a breach of fiduciary duty. For example, where a spouse learns inside information and trades on it. The courts and SEC have adapted in response to those situations.