Mealey's Securities/D&O Liability - Investors Pleaded Securities Law Claims Against Certain Defendants, Judge Rules

NEW YORK - A federal judge in New York on March 31 granted in part and denied in part a motion to dismiss filed by JPMorgan Chase & Co. and certain of its current and former executive officers, ruling that lead plaintiffs have properly pleaded scienter and a material misrepresentation against certain defendants, but not others (In re JPMorgan Chase & Co. Securities Litigation, No. 12-3852, S.D. N.Y.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 44050).

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