Year: 2007

Tellabs and the SEC Amicus Brief: Must the SEC Always Support the Plaintiffs?

Following the Supreme Court’s decision in Tellabs, Inc.  v.  Makor Issues & Rights, Ltd., No. 06-484, 2007 WL 1773208 (June 21, 2007) two weeks ago, many commentators have speculated as to whether the decision is pro-business. While many have come

LIABILITY IN SECURITIES FRAUD DAMAGE ACTIONS: Part VI – The Lines Are Not So Bright When Applied to Complex Business Transactions

In tracing the road which will eventually lead to the Supreme Court’s decision in Stoneridge Inv. Partners, LLC. v. Scientific-Atlanta, Inc. and Motorola, Inc. next term and will define the scope of liability under Section 10(b), we have reviewed the