Year: 2008

This Week In Securities Litigation (January 18-24, 2008)

This week is dominated by the aftermath of the Supreme Court’s decision in Stoneridge discussed here and the SEC’s continued war on insider trading. Following Stoneridge, some cases involving some of the biggest corporate scandals are starting to wind down:

The Supreme Court’s Ruling in the Enron Litigation and Simpson Help Define Stoneridge

Yesterday, the Supreme Court reiterated its holding in Stoneridge Investment Partners LLC v. Scientific-Atlanta, Inc., Case No. 06-43, Slip Op. (Jan. 15, 2008) (discussed here) by issuing rulings in two huge class actions that had been waiting in the wings,