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11.1.2013

Arguments Against Falsity in Securities Class Action Litigation

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Lane Powell Shareholder Doug Greene authored an October 16 Law360 article titled “The Case for Emphasizing Arguments Against Falsity.” In the article, Greene discussed the importance of making an argument against falsity in defending securities class action suits. He noted that standing up for a client’s statements provides the foundation for all other arguments brought up in the case, and that a motion to dismiss that defends the truth of what the defendants said is more likely to make the judge feel that no fraud was committed.

Read the article (PDF).