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State of Nature: District Courts Diverge in Treatment of “Natural” False Advertising Claims
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2019

Two recent contrasting decisions in class action false advertising cases alleging misleading uses of the term “natural” for food products underscore


Cheez-Its Class Action Revived in “Whole” by Second Circuit
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • January 3 2019

We recently blogged about the Second Circuit’s December 3, 2018 decision in Jessani v. Monini, where, applying the reasonable consumer standard, the


Alibaba Securities Class Action Reinstated
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • December 21 2017

The Second Circuit recently revived a putative securities class action against Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. and four of its top executives for alleged


Three Point Shot - December 2017 Holiday Edition
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • December 20 2017

Welcome to Three Point Shot, a newsletter brought to you by the Sports Law Group at Proskauer. Three Point Shot brings you the latest in sports


Second Circuit Dismisses Claims of Would-Be Ad-Blockers
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • November 30 2017

On November 22, 2017, the Second Circuit in Heskiaoff v. Sling Media affirmed the dismissal of a class action complaint again Sling Media that alleged


Second Circuit Requires Increased Scrutiny of Securities Class Actions Involving Off-Exchange Transactions
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • July 7 2017

The Second Circuit held today that putative securities class actions involving transactions in non-U.S.-listed foreign securities require careful


Second Circuit Addresses ERISA Plan Participation in Securities Lawsuit Settlements
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • November 1 2016

In many class action securities litigations, the company's own pension plans are significant shareholders, by virtue of the plans' investment in


Key Takeaways from Cornerstone Research’s Securities Class-Action Filings 2016 Midyear Assessment
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • August 3 2016

Cornerstone Research recently released its 2016 midyear assessment of federal securities class-actions filings. The report finds an increase in


U.S. Court of Appeals to Consider Class-Certification Ruling in Petrobras Securities Litigation
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • June 20 2016

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has allowed the defendants in the Petrobras securities litigation to pursue an immediate appeal from


Second Circuit Adopts Actual-Knowledge Standard for MD&A Disclosures
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • March 30 2016

The Second Circuit held yesterday that Item 303 of SEC Regulation S-K requires issuers to disclose only those trends, events, or uncertainties about