When Are Securities Class Actions Dismissed, When Do They Settle, and For How Much?—An Update
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important to professional liability at top insurance universities across the
This article is a product of that funding. Two years ago, we published two articles
in the PLUS Journal that reported data on the timing of dismissals and
settlements in securities class actions and on the extent to which D&O insurance
protects corporations and their officers and directors from liability in these cases.