Searching Content indexed under Securities by Mark Foster ordered by Published Date Descending.
Links to Result pages
The Supreme Court Grants Cert. In Cyan And Takes Up Forum Shopping In Securities Class Actions
Recent years have seen significant growth in Securities Act class actions filed in California state courts, based on conflicting readings of the Securities Litigation Uniform Standards Act ("SLUSA").
United States
12 Jul 2017
Context, Reasons, Hedges, And Disclaimers: The Supreme Courtís Ruling In Omnicare May Shape Whether And How Companies Express Opinions
Strictly speaking, the Omnicare ruling addresses the standard of liability for statements of opinion published in registration statements that are filed in connection with a public offering of securities.
United States
7 Apr 2015
Believe It Or Not? In Omnicare, The Supreme Court Considers The Standard Of Liability For Statements Of Opinion
Americans take as given the right to hold and express opinions. So it may come as a surprise to many that the federal securities laws impose civil liability for statements of opinion.
United States
12 Nov 2014
Beyond Basic: Supreme Courtís Halliburton Ruling Strengthens Defenses In Securities Fraud Class Actions
The Supreme Court issued its ruling in Halliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund, Inc., the most anticipated securities decision since Basic, Inc. v. Levinson.
United States
7 Jul 2014
Supreme Court To Review The Basic Premise Of Securities Class Actions
The Supreme Court has agreed to revisit the basic premise of Section 10(b) securities class actions that was first articulated in Basic v. Levinson, 485 U.S. 224 (1988). On November 15, 2013, the Court granted a petition for certiorari in Halliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund, Inc., No. 13-317 (U.S. Nov. 15, 2013) to consider two questions:
United States
26 Nov 2013
Links to Result pages