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Supreme Court upholds limited SEC right to obtain disgorgement in court enforcement proceedings SEC Update

On June 22 the U.S. Supreme Court issued its long-awaited decision in Liu v. Securities and Exchange Commission, No. 18-1501, which resolved a cloud over the SEC's remedial powers that had...

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Supreme Court expands liability for false statements under the federal securities laws SEC Update

On March 27, the Supreme Court issued its much-anticipated decision addressing whether someone who is not the "maker" of a misstatement can nonetheless be primarily liable for fraud under...

Published Works

Do Stock Drops Over Securities Fraud Suits Now Count as Securities Fraud Damages? New York Law Journal

Partner, DavidWertheimer authored an article for the New York Law Journal titled: "Do Stock Drops Over Securities Fraud Suits Now Count as Securities Fraud Damages?"

Published Works

Mootness attorney fee awards: Will New York prove less friendly than Delaware? New York Law Journal

David F. Wertheimer and Justin S. Brenner write: Over the past few years, there has been a marked trend of corporate governance litigation involving Delaware corporations being filed...

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Supreme Court Clarifies Liability Standard Under Securities Act Section 11 for Statements of Opinion in Registration Statements SEC Update

On March 24, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its much-anticipated decision in Omnicare, Inc., et al. v. Laborers District Council Construction Industry Pension Fund, et al. The Court...

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Martin Act Does Not Preclude a Private Litigant from Bringing a Non-Fraud Common-Law Cause of Action

The New York Court of Appeals has held that New York's Martin Act, created in 1921 and granting broad discretionary powers to the Attorney General for fighting financial fraud, does not...

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U.S. Supreme Court MATRIXX Decision Rejects Statistical Significance as Bright-Line Test of Materiality SEC Update

In its unanimous opinion in Matrixx Initiatives, Inc. v. Siracusano issued on March 22, the U.S. Supreme Court reaffirmed its long-established standard for determining materiality with...

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U.S. Supreme Court Rejects Extraterritorial Reach of Securities Exchange Act Section 10(b) and SEC Rule 10b-5 Litigation Alert

On 24 June 2010 the United States Supreme Court issued its decision in Morrison v. National Australia Bank Ltd., 561 US ___ (2010), a case that squarely raised an important and...

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