The page uses Browser Access Keys to help with keyboard navigation. Click to learn moreSkip to Navigation

Different browsers use different keystrokes to activate accesskey shortcuts. Please reference the following list to use access keys on your system.

Alt and the accesskey, for Internet Explorer on Windows
Shift and Alt and the accesskey, for Firefox on Windows
Shift and Esc and the accesskey, for Windows or Mac
Ctrl and the accesskey, for the following browsers on a Mac: Internet Explorer 5.2, Safari 1.2, Firefox, Mozilla, Netscape 6+.

We use the following access keys on our gateway

n Skip to Navigation
k Accesskeys description
h Help
Washington and Lee University    
 
    
 
  Dec 15, 2017
 
2012-2013 School of Law Catalog archived

[Add to Portfolio]

LAW 411P - Securities Fraud Practicum.


This practicum course is designed to simulate the litigation that arises when individual or institutional investors believe their investment decisions have been based upon fraudulent statements by a public company or upon the company’s omissions of material facts. The principal objective of the class will be to learn the essential principles of securities fraud law while exploring how those principles play out in factual situations that students can expect to encounter in practice. Students will advise their clients about litigation options (including the possibility of a class action suit), the causes of action that could be asserted, the costs and risks of litigation, and the likely results. Students will draft pleadings, make a discovery plan, prepare and respond to discovery requests, review and analyze financial records, review and analyze the company’s public statements, and draft and argue motions.Five hours.Evans



[Add to Portfolio]