Volume 2009, No. 2


Symposium: The Continuing Evolution of Securities Class Actions

Basic at Twenty: Rethinking Fraud on the Market
Donald C. Langevoort


Counterfactual Keys to Causation and Damages in
Shareholder Class-Action Lawsuits
Frederick C. Dunbar & Arun Sen


The “Innocent Shareholder”: An Essay on Compensation and Deterrence in Securities Class-Action Lawsuits
Lawrence E. Mitchell


Why Civil Liability for Disclosure Violations When Issuers Do Not Trade?
Merritt B. Fox


Confronting the Circularity Problem in Private Securities Litigation
Jill E. Fisch


Scheme Liability: Does It Have a Future After Stoneridge ?
Robert A. Prentice


Do Differences in Pleading Standards Cause Forum Shopping in Securities Class Actions?: Doctrinal and Empirical Analyses
James D. Cox, Randall S. Thomas, & Lynn Bai


A Scotch Verdict on “Circularity” and Other Issues
Thomas A. Dubbs


Transnational Litigation and Global Securities Class-Action Lawsuits
Stephen J. Choi & Linda J. Silberman


Pleading After Tellabs
Geoffrey P. Miller


Pleading and the Dilemmas of “General Rules”
Stephen B. Burbank