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The End of Securities Class Actions?
 
Date: 12/18/2013
 
Location: The Chicago Bar Association, 321 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604
 
Presented by: Class Action, Securities Law
 
Experience Level: Intermediate
 
MCLE Credit: 1.5 IL MCLE
 
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Securities class action filings for the first six months of 2013 were at historic lows, continuing a multi-year trend. Even more ominously, the fraud on the market presumption is under attack and the Supreme Court may be ready to abandon it. Is the presumption’s demise imminent and, if so, would that spell the end of securities class actions as we know them? Please join us for an informative breakfast seminar where we’ll discuss the current state of securities class actions and what the recent attacks on the fraud on the market presumption portend for the future of securities class litigation.

TOPICS AND SPEAKERS:
THE RECENT DECLINE IN SECURITIES CLASS ACTIONS
Marvin A. Miller, Miller Law LLC
Howard S. Suskin, Jenner & Block LLP
Adel Turki, Cornerstone Research

WILL THE FRAUD ON THE MARKET PRESUMPTION SURVIVE?
Carol V. Gilden, Cohen Milstein
Sarah R. Wolff, Reed Smith LLP


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