Top Securities Rulings Of 2013 Have Defense Bar Flying High

Law360, New York (July 16, 2013, 9:03 PM EDT) -- Securities defense attorneys had plenty of reason to celebrate in the first half of 2013, as Delaware courts dealt multiple jurisdictional blows to shareholders and the U.S. Supreme Court curbed government fraud actions while threatening to nix a legal theory at the heart of private class actions.

Reflecting on the most important securities rulings of the year so far, experts noted the high court's landmark decisions in Gabelli v. U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and Amgen Inc. v. Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds. They also...
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