Saturday, April 08, 2006

The Supremes & SLUSA - Round II

As detailed by the 10b-5 Daily here and here, the Supreme Court will here oral argument on April 24 in Kircher v. Putnam Funds Trust, the second Securities Litigation Uniform Standards Act of 1998 (SLUSA) case to be heard by the Court this term.

Most of the Amicus briefs filed in the case are now available online.

The Washington Legal Foundation's brief is here.

The Securities Industry Association and the Bond Market Association filed a joint brief available here.

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce's brief is here.

The brief filed by law professors Arthur R. Miller, E. Farish Percy, Michael E. Solimine, and Jill E. Fisch does not appear to be available yet online.

Just to complete the list, the petitioners' brief is available here and the respondents' brief is available here.

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