TITLE

2008 Year in Review: Selected Federal Securities Litigation Developments

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Venulex Legal Summaries;2009 Q1, Special section p1
SOURCE TYPE
Law
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article summarizes decisions from the U.S. Courts of Appeal which analyze claims by private litigants under Sections 10(b), 14(a) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and Sections 11, 12 and 15 of the Securities Act of 1933. It notes that there are 66 opinions which include topics such as scienter, causation and Securities Litigation Uniform Standards Act (SLUSA). Also cited is that most of the opinions of the Circuit Court on SLUSA discovered that the claims of the plaintiffs cannot proceed as a class action.
ACCESSION #
42990824

 

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