9 Cited authorities

  1. Staton v. Boeing Co.

    327 F.3d 938 (9th Cir. 2003)   Cited 1,501 times   6 Legal Analyses
    Holding class representation was adequate even though the class contained both supervisors and rank-and-file employees
  2. Hanon v. Dataproducts Corp.

    976 F.2d 497 (9th Cir. 1992)   Cited 1,300 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the defendants' statements emphasizing superior quality were material because "a reasonable jury could conclude that [the company] publicly released optimistic statements . . . when it knew [its product] could not be built reliably"
  3. In re Cavanaugh

    306 F.3d 726 (9th Cir. 2002)   Cited 261 times
    Observing that the "Reform Act clearly leaves the choice of class counsel in the hands of the lead plaintiff
  4. Cohen v. U.S. Dist. Court

    586 F.3d 703 (9th Cir. 2009)   Cited 91 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "if the lead plaintiff has made a reasonable choice of counsel, the district court should generally defer to that choice"
  5. In re Enron Corp. Securities

    586 F. Supp. 2d 732 (S.D. Tex. 2008)   Cited 91 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the Fifth Circuit does not recognize scheme liability in omissions cases under Rule 10b–5 absent a recognized duty to disclose
  6. Rule 23 - Class Actions

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 23   Cited 28,069 times   1148 Legal Analyses
    Holding that, to certify a class, the court must find that "questions of law or fact common to class members predominate over any questions affecting only individual members"
  7. Section 78j - Manipulative and deceptive devices

    15 U.S.C. § 78j   Cited 11,299 times   140 Legal Analyses
    Granting SEC power to establish rules to further statute forbidding manipulative or deceptive devices in connection with purchase or sale of securities
  8. Section 78u-4 - Private securities litigation

    15 U.S.C. § 78u-4   Cited 6,294 times   42 Legal Analyses
    Granting courts authority to permit discovery if necessary "to preserve evidence or to prevent undue prejudice to" a party
  9. Section 240.10b-5 - Employment of manipulative and deceptive devices

    17 C.F.R. § 240.10b-5   Cited 8,733 times   103 Legal Analyses
    Holding liable any person who "make any untrue statement of material fact"