Class Action Issues in Supreme Court: Assessing the Significance of 'Amgen'

, New York Law Journal


Jason M. Halper and Ryan J. Andreoli of Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft review the majority opinion and dissents in 'Amgen Inc. v. Connecticut Ret. Plan & Trust Funds,' writing that while the decision permitted the plaintiff class to be certified without proof of materiality, it may not signal a broader retreat from the court's recent jurisprudence in this area.

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