Month: May 2008

This Week In Securities Litigation (May 30, 2008)

This week featured more familiar themes in securities litigation: options backdating and insider trading. One company announced the end of government inquiries into its options practices, while another obtained dismissal of portions of an options backdating based derivative suit. And,

Tellabs — A Continuing Saga

Many commentators saw the Supreme Court’s decision in Tellabs, Inc. v. Makor Issues & Rights, Ltd., 127 S.Ct. 2499 (2007) last year as “pro-business,” just one more in a line of rulings from the Robert’s Court favorable to business. Before