• Securities Litigation – 6217



Subject Area

Business Law *
Civil Litigation *
Corporate Law
Litigation, Alternative Dispute Resolution & Advocacy
  • Student Year
    Upper Division
    Course type


Recommended: Law 6012/6072 Corporations or Law 6211 Securities Regulation or Law 6051 BA/Corps

This course focuses on SEC enforcement of the federal securities laws and on the express and implied private rights of action under the federal securities laws, including the procedural rules for class action securities litigation. Students will read and critique federal cases, draft complaints, answers, motions to dismiss and other pleadings and participate in a mock oral argument on their written pleadings. Evaluation will be based on class participation, written pleadings, the oral argument and a final assignment.

Contact Information

University of Minnesota Law School

Walter F. Mondale Hall | 229 19th Avenue South | Minneapolis, MN 55455

P: 612-625-1000

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