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One Year Later: The Reach of U.S. Securities Laws After Morrison

By James Wilson In the year since the Supreme Court issued its decision in Morrison regarding "foreign cubed" securities claims, where the Court held that federal securities statutes do not apply, lower federal courts have applied Morrison inconsistently. James M. Wilson Jr., partner...

Conceiving of the End of Class Arbitration: Supreme Court's Action in AT&T Mobility

By John E. Porter and Ronald M. Oster Introduction : On April 27, 2011, in AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion (2011)___ U.S. ___, 131 S.Ct. 1740, 179 L.Ed.2d 742, 2011 U.S. LEXIS 3367, a sharply divided U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the Federal Arbitration Act (FAA) preempted California's...