Amicus Briefs

In re: Volkswagen “Clean Diesel” Marketing, Sales Practices, and Product Liability Litigation

Summary

Court:
U.S. Court of Appeals
(Ninth Circuit)

(in support of interlocutory appeal)

Amicus Issue:
Whether the Affiliated Ute presumption can apply where a complaint alleges misleadingly incomplete statements.  Whether the Affiliated Ute presumption can apply absent a fiduciary or other duty requiring a securities issuer to make some affirmative disclosure.

Counsel of Record:
Morrison & Foerster LLP

Deanne E. Maynard
Jordan Eth
Mark R. S. Foster
James R. Sigel

Other Amici:
U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Alliance for Automotive Innovation

PDF

Committee

Amicus & Litigation Advisory Committee

Date

10

February

2020