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Jenner & Block LLP | USA | 30 Apr 2014

General compliance representations in annual report found actionable

In Reese v. Malone, No. 12-35260 (9th Cir. Feb. 13, 2014), investors brought securities fraud claims against BP and certain of its officers in the


Jenner & Block LLP | USA | 5 Jun 2013

Courts issue contrary rulings re statements touting compliance program

Two district courts recently reached different conclusions regarding whether investors may proceed on a securities fraud claim based in part on


Jenner & Block LLP | USA | 30 Apr 2013

Showing of materiality of alleged false statements or omissions not required for class certification in securities fraud actions

In Amgen Inc. v. Connecticut Retirement Plans & Trust Funds, 2013 WL 691001 (U.S. Feb. 27, 2013), the United States Supreme Court resolved a split in


Jenner & Block LLP | USA | 14 Feb 2013

Failure to reveal internal investigation was not securities fraud

In In re Boston Scientific Corp. Securities Litigation, 686 F.3d 21 (1st Cir. 2012) (No. 11-2250), a putative class action suit was brought by


Jenner & Block LLP | USA | 25 Jun 2010

Supreme Court pares back reach of “honest services” fraud statute

On June 24, 2010, the Supreme Court issued three important decisions regarding 18 U.S.C. 1346, the federal statute that criminalizes “a scheme or artifice to defraud another of the intangible right of honest services.”

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