Year: 2007

The Week In Review (October 5 -11, 2007): A Potential Landmark Supreme Court Case, Insider Trading and Backdated Options

Stoneridge – On Tuesday, what has been billed by many as the most important securities case to be decided in years was argued before the Supreme Court, Stoneridge Investment Partners v. Scientific-America, Inc.  To be sure, Stoneridge has the potential

Stoneridge: Case of The Decade or Another Narrowly Drawn Decision?

The decision in Stoneridge v. Scientific-Atlanta, Inc., No. 06-41, which will be handed down later this term following argument yesterday before the Supreme Court, has been widely viewed as potentially the most important securities private damage action in years. It