Securities Litigation 101 (Webcast)

New York City Bar
Securities Litigation 101:
Commencing and Contesting a Federal Securities Class Action
Thursday, December 12, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Program Fee:

Live Webcast: $179 for Members | $279 for Nonmembers
In-House Counsel: Free for Members | $209 for Nonmembers
Members who are Recent Law Graduates, Newly Admitted Lawyers (admitted for the first time in any state or country 2017-2019), Judges, or attorneys that practice within the Government, Academic or Not-for-Profit sectors attend this program for free.

CLE Credit:
New York: 2.5 Professional Practice
New Jersey: 2.6 General
California: 2.5 General
Pennsylvania: 2.0 General

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

Description:
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 Committee:
Securities Litigation, Laura H. Posner, Chair


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


Thursday, 12 December 2019

 

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