Month: July 2007

LIABILITY IN SECURITIES FRAUD DAMAGE ACTIONS: Part IX – Tellabs: Pleading a “Strong Inference of Scienter”

This begins the second segment of a multipart occasional series reviewing the potential impact of three Supreme Court cases on securities fraud damage actions.  The first part, concluded in the July 24, 2007 entry, discussed Stoneridge Inv. Partners, LLC. v.

Securities Litigation This Week: Cases of Note

This week there were several criminal and civil securities actions of note: Criminal  Options backdating: U. S. v. Reyes (N.D. Cal.).  The trial of former Brocade CEO Greg Reyes continued, with closing arguments being made on Thursday.  The jury is