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The U.S. Securities Class Action Litigation: Navigating Rules and Standards Governing Damages and Costs

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Add to Calendar 07/16/2019 11:00 am 07/16/2019 2:00 pm America/New_York The Knowledge Group Webinar: The U.S. Securities Class Action Litigation: Navigating Rules and Standards Governing Damages and Costs The event starts in an hour. If you have not registered, please go to the link below to sign up today.https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/checkout/?add-to-cart=103294\r\n Quantifying recoverable damages in a securities class action litigation is oftentimes complicated. To properly arrive at an accurate cost of the damages award, it is necessary that practitioners are familiar with governing rules and standards. \n \nCalculation of damages for federal securities claims under Section 10(b) of the Securities Exchange Act and Rule 10b-5 of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) may include several forms of relief and are governed by Section 28(a), where recoverable damages are limited only to “actual damages.” However, the Supreme Court’s decision on Affiliated Ute Citizens of Utah v United States held that “the correct measure of damages under Rule 10b-5 is the ‘out-of-pocket’ measure.” \n \nListen as a seasoned panel of thought leaders and professionals brought together by The Knowledge Group provide an in-depth discussion of the rules and standards for calculating damages and costs in securities class action litigation. Speakers, among other things, will offer best litigation strategies to efficiently and effectively win a class action lawsuit. \n \nThis LIVE webcast will discuss the following key provisions: \n \n \n Latest Trends in U.S. Securities Class Action Litigation \n Standard for Calculating Award of Damages \n Notable Cases and Court Rulings \n Risks and Pitfalls \n Best Litigation Strategies \n What Lies Ahead \n \n https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/u-s-securities-class-action-litigation/

Online CLE Securities Class

Join us for this Knowledge Group Online CLE Securities Class Webinar. Quantifying recoverable damages in a securities class action litigation is oftentimes complicated. To properly arrive at an accurate cost of the damages award, it is necessary that practitioners are familiar with governing rules and standards.

Calculation of damages for federal securities claims under Section 10(b) of the Securities Exchange Act and Rule 10b-5 of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) may include several forms of relief and are governed by Section 28(a), where recoverable damages are limited only to “actual damages.” However, the Supreme Court’s decision on Affiliated Ute Citizens of Utah v United States held that “the correct measure of damages under Rule 10b-5 is the ‘out-of-pocket’ measure.”

Listen as a seasoned panel of thought leaders and professionals brought together by The Knowledge Group provide an in-depth discussion of the rules and standards for calculating damages and costs in securities class action litigation. Speakers, among other things, will offer best litigation strategies to efficiently and effectively win a class action lawsuit.

This LIVE webcast will discuss the following key provisions:

  • Latest Trends in U.S. Securities Class Action Litigation
  • Standard for Calculating Award of Damages
  • Notable Cases and Court Rulings
  • Risks and Pitfalls
  • Best Litigation Strategies
  • What Lies Ahead

Who Should Attend

  • Securities Litigation Officers
  • Securities Litigation Attorneys
  • Financial Management Officers
  • In-house Counsel
  • General Counsel
  • Compliance Officers
  • Top Level Management
  • Public and Private Companies

Faculty

Online CLE Securities Class
Andrew S. Jick
Counsel
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Online CLE Securities Class
Josh A. Rubin
Associate
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

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Online CLE Securities Class

Andrew S. Jick, Counsel
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Josh A. Rubin, Associate
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Online CLE Securities Class

Online CLE Securities Class

Andrew S. JickCounselAkin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Andrew Jick concentrates his practice on complex commercial litigation, with an emphasis on consumer class action defense, securities fraud class action defense and intellectual property matters. He has extensive experience defending class action lawsuits involving claims for false advertising, unfair business practices and violations of federal securities laws. Mr. Jick also has substantial experience litigating copyright, trademark, false endorsement and right of publicity cases.

Mr. Jick received a B.S. in business administration summa cum laude from California State University, Los Angeles in 2007. In 2011, he obtained his J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, where he was an articles editor for the Berkeley Business Law Journal.

Online CLE Securities Class

Josh A. RubinAssociateAkin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Josh Rubin focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation, with an emphasis on consumer and securities fraud class action defense. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Rubin served as a law clerk to the Honorable Margaret M. Morrow of the Central District of California.

Mr. Rubin earned his J.D. magna cum laude from New York University School of Law, where he received the Law Review Alumni Association Award and was a member of the Order of the Coif. He also served as a notes editor for the New York University Law Review. Mr. Rubin received his B.A. summa cum laude from Macalester College in Saint Paul.

Online CLE Securities Class

Course Level:
   Intermediate

Advance Preparation:
   Print and review course materials

Method Of Presentation:
   Live Webcast

Prerequisite:
   General knowledge of class action litigation

Course Code:
   147797

NY Category of CLE Credit:
   Areas of Professional Practice

Total Credits:
    2.0 CLE

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The Knowledge Group

The Knowledge Group has been a leading global provider of Continuing Education (CLE, CPE) for over 13 Years. We produce over 450 LIVE webcasts annually and have a catalog of over 4,000 on-demand courses.

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