Homepage Content Homepage Content Homepage Content Homepage Content Homepage Content Homepage Content Homepage Content

Consultants & Expert Testimony

Bates Group’s consulting and testifying experts have diverse backgrounds resulting in a wide variety of expertise. With all that diversity, they have one thing in common – they are all outstanding practitioners in their fields.

Find An Expert

End To End Solution

The Bates team of consulting and testifying experts - and experienced big data and analytical professionals support arbitration, litigation, and enforcement matters, help with the complexities of internal investigations, assist in responding to and resolving regulatory investigations and examinations and prepare and assist in the implementation, review and enhancement of compliance and supervision programs and policies/procedures.

Learn More

SEC Reg BI Deadline

The SEC’s Reg BI implementation deadline is right around the corner. To support your implementation efforts, Bates Compliance is rolling out the Bates Reg BI Countdown with action items to keep your compliance team on track as the June 30, 2020 implementation deadline approaches.

Learn More

The smart way to identify and select the best arbitrators for your case

Arbitrator Evaluator streamlines the arbitrator ranking and selection process, summarizing disclosure reports into one easy-to-read document.

Powered By
ARB_Chek

Learn More

Recent News

SEC Issues “Private Funds Adviser” Compliance Risk Alert

SEC Issues “Private Funds Adviser” Compliance Risk Alert

Investment advisers that manage private equity or hedge funds (“private funds advisers”) should review and enhance their compliance procedures to protect investors from (i) improper fees and expenses, (ii) conflicts of interest that may exist between the adviser and the fund, and (iii) the misuse of material non-public information (MNPI). That is the message communicated by an OCIE Risk Alert, published June 23, 2020. The Alert identified compliance deficiencies observed by SEC staff during recent examinations of private fund advisers.

Full Article
SEC Approves FINRA Amendments on Suitability and Non-Cash Compensation Rules

SEC Approves FINRA Amendments on Suitability and Non-Cash Compensation Rules

The SEC has approved final FINRA amendments to its rules on suitability and non-cash compensation. The final amendments ensure that FINRA’s rules line up with the SEC’s Regulation Best Interest (Reg BI). Read our review of the final rule changes, which became effective today, June 30th, 2020, the same date as Reg BI.

Full Article
Bates Practice Leadership Insights: Regulatory Investigations Now and on the Horizon

Bates Practice Leadership Insights: Regulatory Investigations Now and on the Horizon

Bates continues our practice leadership conversations this week with Alex Russell, Managing Director of Bates’ White Collar, Regulatory and Internal Investigations Practice. Alex’s team supports corporations, financial services firms, law firms and regulators by bringing technical, big data analytics and managerial expertise to a variety of disputes and investigations. We asked Alex about investigations, big data and other regulatory issues now and possibly on the horizon. Get the details in today's Bates Practice Leadership Insights.

Full Article

We Help Reduce Risk and Resolve Matter Outcomes.

Subject Matter Experts

Bates Group has over 165 analysts, quantitative and substantive experts nationwide to help you with your securities litigation, regulatory, compliance, forensic and damages consulting needs

Learn More

Corporate Internal Investigations

Bates Group’s regulatory professionals conduct or participate in sensitive and complex regulatory and internal corporate investigations in the U.S. and throughout the world. 

Learn More

Insurance and Actuarial Litigation

Bates Group's Insurance and Actuarial practice is focused on providing cost effective solutions for your expert consulting and insurance and actuarial litigation needs.

Learn More
Automat:ee