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Northern District Of California Dismisses Putative Securities Class Action For Failure To Adequately Allege Misstatements, Scienter, And Loss Causation
On September 7, 2018, Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California dismissed a putative class action against Impax Laboratories.
United States
23 Sep 2018
Latent Effects Compensation Under The Price-Anderson Act: Current Cases
The Price-Anderson Act5 provides omnibus insurance coverage for NRC licensees (operators) and related contractors in the event of a nuclear incident involving a nuclear power plant ...
United States
13 Feb 2018
Fischer v. Forrest: An SDNY Magistrate Judge Issues A Stern Warning To Litigants Who Ignore The Specificity Requirements Of Amended Rule 34
Last week, Magistrate Judge Andrew Peck of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York issued a stern rebuke to counsel in Fischer v. Forrest...
United States
15 Mar 2017
D.C. Circuit Upholds Constitutionality Of SEC Administrative Proceedings
On August 9, 2016, a three-judge panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit issued Lucia v. SEC...
United States
19 Aug 2016
Eleventh Circuit Rules Disgorgement Subject To Five-Year
On May 26, 2016, a three-judge panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit issued
United States
17 Jun 2016
Second Circuit Holds Sarbanes-Oxley's Five-Year Statute Of Repose Applies To Claims Under Sections 9(f) And 18(a), But Reaffirms That Three-Year Repose Period Applies To Section 14 Claims
Twenty-five years ago, in Ceres Partners, the Second Circuit held that the implied private right of action under Section 14 of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934 was subject to a three-year repose period...
9 May 2016
Amendments To The Federal Rules Of Civil Procedure
Amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure ("Federal Rules") covering discovery rules and exchange of information in civil lawsuits took effect in December.
United States
16 Feb 2016
Committee Issued Updated Proposed Rule 37(e) On E-Discovery
In April, the Advisory Committee on Civil Rules publicly released the updated version of proposed Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 37(e).
United States
3 Jun 2014
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