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The Supreme Court heard arguments in an important securities case on Monday, Amgen Inc. v. Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds, Docket No. 11-1085. The question for resolution is whether a securities law plaintiff must demonstrate that the claimed misrepresentations …

Rule 23, Basic And Class Certification in Securities Fraud Suits Read More »

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The first Monday in October is the opening day of the new Supreme Court term. In recent years the Court has heard a number of securities cases, considering issues regarding class certification in Erica P. John Fund v. Halliburton, 131 …

The New Term: The Supreme Court Faces Conflicting Currents In Securities Litigation Read More »

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