Appellate MVP: Gibson Dunn's Mark Perry

Law360, New York (November 21, 2011, 3:07 PM EST) -- Earlier this year, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP partner Mark A. Perry scored a Supreme Court victory for investment adviser Janus Capital Management LLC that reaffirmed a bright line in securities fraud law, earning him a spot on Law360's list of Appellate MVPs.

The high court's 5-4 ruling in June in Janus Capital Group Inc. et al. v. First Derivative Traders et al. effectively blocked the plaintiffs' bar from bringing private aiding-and-abetting lawsuits over misleading prospectuses against the people and firms that may have prepared the...
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