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Contact by Counsel with Putative Members of Class Prior to Class Certification

The basic assumption underlying the ABA Opinion is that there is no lawyer-client relationship with putative class members until the class is ...

Sunday, June 1, 2008

by Ira Schochet
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U.S. Focus: Time for Action

To redress losses from these frauds, as well as many other non-systemic instances of corporate wrongdoing, investors have increasingly turned to the ...

Thursday, April 17, 2008

by Thomas A. Dubbs
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Executive Compensation: Despite Reforms, Pay Is Less Transparent and Shareholder-Friendly Than in the Past

New York Law Journal | March 20, 2008 Despite reforms, pay is less transparent and shareholder-friendly than in the past. By all appearances, ...

Thursday, March 20, 2008

by Lawrence Sucharow
Tellabs
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'Tellabs': PSLRA Pleading Test Comparative, Not Absolute

The U.S. Supreme Court's ruling Tellabs v. Makor emphasizes that the standard against which plaintiffs' pleadings will now be held is comparative, ...

Wednesday, October 3, 2007

by Christopher Keller
Labaton
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FIFO vs LIFO

Lawrence Sucharow and Christopher Keller examine how different ways to calculate shareholder losses for purposes of appointing lead plaintiff lead to ...

Monday, May 1, 2006

by Lawrence Sucharow, Christopher Keller