The question involves assessing whether a plaintiff has adequately pled scienter.
Pro-Defense Post-Halliburton II Circuit Court of Appeals Ruling: IBEW Local 98 Pension Fund v. Best Buy
It's the first appellate court opinion interpreting and applying the rebuttable presumption of reliance standard at the class certification stage.
The commission's limited regulatory toolbox aside, private companies operating in certain areas should be prepared for close examination.
By Aaron T. Morris
The Court's distinction between a misstatement claim and an omission claim is tenuous.
Will Securities Antitrust Cases Invite More Objections Because of the Complexity of Their Distribution Plans?
By Terry McMahon, Joel D. Rothman, and Peter M. Saparoff
Objections in a recent case could signify that class members will start to examine distribution plans more closely.
By Jessie M. Gabriel and Sumon Mazumdar
Four issues that may be more important to your client than your knowledge of Basic v. Levinson and Halliburton I and II.
The Billable Hour and the Eternal Recurrence: A View on Work-Life "Balance" from a Young Lawyer (Not Me), Nietzsche, and the Ancients
By Joshua Jones
Committee cochair Joshua Jones discusses the Eternal Recurrence and how the idea can help young lawyers appreciate and take control of their careers.
By Nicola Paterson
Nicola Paterson discusses the "broken windows" strategy that the SEC currently uses and some of the potential best practices for your clients.
By Jessie M. Gabriel
If there is no federal question, can federal courts still exercise jurisdiction over state securities law claims? Learn about the issues in Merrill Lynch v. Manning.
We know that in complex commercial litigation choosing the correct expert is an essential step in putting your case together. What happens when you mediate the resolution of your case? Under what circumstances should you bring your expert to the mediation?
Learn about this month's goings-on with the committee.
The committee is seeking input from its members regarding resolutions for potential submission to the ABA House of Delegates.
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