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Securities Litigation 101

Securities Litigation 101:
Commencing and Contesting a Federal Securities Class Action
Monday, November 12, 2018 | 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
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Program Fee:

Live Program: $179 for Members | $279 for Nonmembers
In-House Counsel: Free for Members | $209 for Nonmembers
Members who are Recent Law Graduates, Newly Admitted Lawyers (earliest admission 2016-2018 in any state or country), Judges (and their staff), or attorneys that practice within the Government, Academic or Not-for-Profit sectors attend this program for free.

CLE Credit:
NY: 2.5 Professional Practice
NJ: 2.6 General
CA: 2.5 General
PA: 2.0 General

This program provides transitional/non-transitional credit to all attorneys

A motion to dismiss often proves a decisive event in resolving a federal securities class action, raising the stakes both for defeating or winning the motion. A premier faculty of experienced members of the plaintiff and defense bar will present an overview of the legal issues and strategic considerations that inform the filing of a securities class action and lead plaintiff selection process, the drafting of a securities complaint and the briefing of a motion to dismiss. The panel will address the fundamentals of a securities claim, existing precedent and evolving theories, as seen from both sides of the bar. The panel will also offer practical suggestions to increase each side's chance of success. The presentation will be particularly useful for litigators who are beginning a securities litigation practice as well as seasoned litigators returning to the practice who would like to refresh their knowledge.

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Program Chair:
Laura H. Posner, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC

Sponsoring Association Committees:
Securities Litigation Committee, Daniel H.R. Laguardia, Chair

New York City Bar 42 West 44th St New York, NY 10036

Monday, 12 November 2018

Thank you for registering. A link to download the course book will be emailed to you at 3:00 pm prior to the program starting time. Registrants are advised to bring either a portable electronic device or a print out of the download to the program. WI FI access will be available. You will NOT receive a printed copy of the course book at the program.
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11/12/2018 6:00 PM

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