Securities Class Actions: American Phenomenon Goes Global
Law360, New York (May 6, 2016, 1:04 PM EDT) -- Jay P. Lefkowitz
Adam T. Humann At present, the bulk of securities class actions are filed in the United States. According to Cornerstone Research, plaintiffs filed 189 new federal securities class actions in the United States in 2015. But the tide is shifting. Countries outside the U.S. are implementing class action systems, and it is becoming increasingly important for issuers to pay attention to this evolving landscape given the increasing likelihood of parallel securities claims brought both in the United States and abroad. In considering securities class action defense, defendants should focus on the class action regimes in all...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!