Gideon Mark

Gideon Mark has practiced law for more than 25 years in law firms in Los Angeles and New York City.  He has handled a wide variety of business litigation matters during his legal career.  He has been with Paduano & Weintraub since 2000.  He also is an Associate Professor of Business Law at the University of Maryland Smith School of Business.

BAR ADMISSIONS

New York, California, District of Columbia, Massachusetts and Illinois

EDUCATION

  • Brandeis University (B.A., magna cum laude, 1979)
  • University of California, Hastings College of Law (J.D., 1983)
    • National Finalist, ABA National Appellate Advocacy Competition (1983)
    • Hastings Law Journal, Member (1982-1983)
    • Hastings Constitutional Law Quarterly, Member (1981-1982)
  • Columbia University (M.B.A., 1995)
  • Harvard University, Kennedy School of Government (M.P.A., 2000)
  • New York University (LL.M., 2005)
    • New York University Annual Survey of American Law, Executive Articles Editor (2004-2005)
    • New York University Annual Survey of American Law, Member (2002-2005)

PUBLICATIONS

  • Author, “SEC and CFTC Administrative Proceedings,” 19 University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law 45 (2016)
  • Author, “SEC Enforcement Discretion,” 94 Texas Law Review See Also 261 (2016)
  • Author, “Multijurisdictional M&A Litigation,” 40 Journal of Corporation Law 291 (2015)
  • Co-Author, “Inequitable Conduct and Walker Process Claims After Therasense and the America Invents Act,” 16 University of Pennsylvania Journal of Business Law 361 (2014)
  • Author, “Recanting Confidential Witnesses in Securities Litigation,” 45 Loyola University Chicago Law Journal 575 (2014)
  • Co-Author, “Inequitable Conduct in Retrospective: Understanding Unclean Hands in Patent Remedies,” 62 American University Law Review 1441 (2013)
  • Author, “RICO’s Extraterritoriality,” 50 American Business Law Journal 543 (2013)
  • Author, “Private FCPA Enforcement,” 49 American Business Law Journal 419 (2012)
  • Author, “Federal Discovery Stays,” 45 University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform 405 (2012)
  • Author, “Confidential Witnesses in Securities Litigation,” 36 Journal of Corporation Law 551 (2011)
  • Co-Author, “Justice Sotomayor on the Supreme Court: A Boon for Business?,” 4 Virginia Law & Business Review 187 (2009)
  • Co-Author, “Corporate Cooperation During Investigations and Audits,“ 13 Stanford Journal of Law, Business & Finance 1 (2007)
  • Author, “Accounting Fraud: Pleading Scienter of Auditors Under the PSLRA,” 39 Connecticut Law Review 1097 (2007)
  • Co-Author, “Investigations, Inspections, and Audits in the Post-SOX Environment,” 86 Nebraska Law Review 43 (2007)
  • Co-Author, “Continuing Commercial Impression: Applications and Measurement,” 10 Marquette Intellectual Property Law Review 433 (2006)
  • Author, Comment, “Issues in Asbestos Litigation,” 34 Hastings Law Journal 871 (1983)