securities litigation, litigation, class actions, Private Securities Litigation Reform Act
Proponents of 1995's federal securities litigation reform are proposing new legislation to prevent plaintiffs from using state court class actions to circumvent the restrictive federal rules. This article reviews these legislative proposals.
Susan J. Becker, Will New Legislation Preempt State Court Class Actions? 23 Litigation News no. 2 (January 1998) at p. 4