Rolling $20 Billion Dice: The JDS Uniphase Trial
January 29, 2008 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Sponsored by The Rock Center for Corporate Governance
Please join us for a discussion of the recent JDS Uniphase trial in which plaintiffs sought damages of up to $20 billion. The Jury returned a verdict for the defendants. Professor Joseph Grundfest will moderate a discussion of the plaintiff’s allegations, the defense strategy and the implications for securities fraud litigation going forward. The panelists include lead defense counsel and the lead expert witness and will discuss implications of the litigation.
Jordan Eth, Morrison & Foerster
James P. Bennett, Morrison & Foerster
Michael L. Charlson, Heller Ehrman
Michael J. Shepard, Heller Ehrman
Allan Kleidon, Cornerstone Research
Reception: 5:00 pm, Law School Faculty Lounge
Presentation: 5:30 pm, Room 290, Stanford Law School
Register at http://rockcenter.stanford.edu/dice.MCLE Credits Available.