• Securities Litigation – 6217

    Spring 2020




  • Prerequisites

    Recommended: Law 6211 Securities Regulation or Law 6051 Business Associations/Corporations

    Subject Area
    • Business Law *
    • Civil Litigation *
    • Corporate Law
    • Litigation, Alternative Dispute Resolution & Advocacy
    Student Year
    Upper Division, LL.M.
    Grade Base
    A - F
    Course type

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: 612-625-5000

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