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Standing To Be Dismissed – The U.S. D.D.C. Weighs In On "Actual Damage" In Data Breach Litigation
The upshot of the court's analysis was that the plaintiffs once again found themselves on the defensive concerning the nature of their alleged injury
United States
19 Jul 2019
Reminder: Reporting Of Borrower Defense To Repayment Financial Responsibility Triggers Due May 14
These rules – except as described below – are applicable to All institutions participating in the Title IV programs.
United States
10 May 2019
At Long Last…ED Issues Guidance Regarding Implementation Of The 2016 Borrower Defense To Repayment Rules
The Department of Education has issued guidance to institutions on the Borrower Defense to Repayment regulations.
United States
4 Apr 2019
On Shareholder Proposal For Mandatory Arbitration Bylaw, Corp Fin Passes The Hot Potato
The issue of mandatory arbitration bylaws is a hot potato—and a partisan one at that (with Rs tending to favor and Ds tending to oppose).
United States
14 Feb 2019
Just In Time For Halloween: The Return Of The Borrower Defense Rule Of 2016
If you need a refresher on the procedural twists and turns that led to this unusual situation, read on.
United States
22 Oct 2018
Supreme Court Allows Securities Act Class Actions To Remain In State Court
Last Tuesday, the Supreme Court issued its opinion in Cyan Inc. v. Beaver County Employees Retirement Fund. The opinion by Justice Elena Kagan for a unanimous court answered two questions ...
United States
28 Mar 2018
Supreme Court Adopts A High Pleading Standard For Securities Class Actions
On June 21, 2007, the United States Supreme Court issued an important ruling that clarified and strengthened the pleading standard in securities fraud class action cases. The Court’s 8-1 opinion in "Tellabs, Inc. v. Makor Issues & Rights" will make it more difficult for plaintiffs to survive a motion to dismiss with weak or conclusory allegations of fraud.
United States
26 Jun 2007
On The 401(k) Radar: Recent Litigation Over Fees and Proposed Regulations On Default Investments
Last month, nearly identical lawsuits alleging breach of fiduciary duties under ERISA were filed against seven large companies and certain of their officers, directors and employees in connection with fees paid from the assets of the companies’ 401(k) plans.
United States
27 Oct 2006
Supreme Court Thwarts Securities "Holder" Class Actions
On March 21, 2006, the U.S. Supreme Court, in Merrill Lynch v. Dabit, issued an important ruling that thwarted an attempt by investors to circumvent federal statutory limits on securities fraud class actions.
United States
7 Apr 2006
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