6th Circ. Took A Wrong Turn In Omnicare Case

Law360, New York (August 21, 2013, 11:46 AM EDT) -- When is an opinion a false or misleading statement? If a company official says “I think the deal is fair,” is it a false statement just because the deal is objectively unfair? Or only if the official also did not subjectively believe the deal was fair when he voiced that opinion?

With the Sixth Circuit’s opinion in Indiana State District Council of Laborers v. Omnicare, 719 F.3d 498 (6th Cir. 2013), a circuit split has developed around the question of what is required to demonstrate that...
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