Category Archives: Corporate Law

Properly Restating the Law of Consumer Contracting

Gregory Klass, Empiricism and Privacy Policies in the Restatement of Consumer Contract Law, 36 Yale J. on Reg. 45 (2019).Adam Levitin et al., The Faulty Foundation of the Draft Restatement of Consumer Contracts, 36 Yale J. on Reg. 447 (2019). … Continue reading

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Are Make Believe Juries as Good for Prosecutors as Real Ones?

Anna Offit, Prosecuting in the Shadow of the Jury, 133 Nw. U. L. Rev. _ (forthcoming, 2019), available at SSRN. Rebecca Roiphe Scholars often speculate about how prosecutors exercise their vast discretion. Most of these critics make well-founded conclusions based on … Continue reading

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What’s Hot And What’s Not In The In-House Counsel Marketplace

If you are an in-house counsel, you have to keep your ear to the ground and listen to what the experts are saying about the in-house counsel marketplace. Even if you are comfortably ensconced in a plum position, the competition … Continue reading

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Secondary Offerings and State Court Securities Suits

As readers will recall, in March 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court held in the Cyan case that state courts retain concurrent jurisdiction for liability actions under the Securities Act of 1933. Commentators have correctly identified this decision as primarily of … Continue reading

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A Closer Look at 2018 Securities Litigation Against Life Sciences Companies

I frequently received requests or questions relating to the increased risk of securities litigation that life sciences companies face. I have reviewed these issues in my own analysis of securities litigation filing trends (for example, refer here) as well as … Continue reading

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