Securities Law

This guide is designed for students and faculty doing research on securities law.

Practice Materials

Monographs and Treatises

Suggested Journal Articles

If you are looking for journal articles, remember to use both the full-text database on Westlaw and also a bibliographic database such as LegalTrac or Index to Legal Periodicals.

To locate periodicals on securities law use this recommended subject heading:

Securities law -- periodicals

Alexander, Janet Cooper.  Do the merits matter?  A study of settlements in securities class actions.  43 Stan. L. Rev. 497 (1990-1991).

Ruder, David S.  Multiple defendants in securities law fraud cases : aiding and abetting conspiracy in pari delicto indemnification and contribution.  120 U. Pa. L. Rev. 597 (1971-1972).

Landis, James M.  Legislative history of the Securities Act of 1933.  28 Geo. Wash. L. Rev. 29 (1959-1960).

Brudney, Victor.  Insiders, outsiders, and informational advantages under the Federal Securities Laws.  93 Harv. L. Rev. 322 (1979-1980).

Romano, Roberta.  Empowering investors : a market approach to securities regulation.  107 Yale L.J. 2359 (1997-1998).

Cohen, Milton H.  Truth in securities.  79 Harv. L. Rev. 1340 (1965-1966).

Gordon, Jeffrey N.  Efficient markets, costly information and securities research.  60 N.Y.U. L. Rev. 761 (1985).

Saari, Christopher Paul.  Efficient capital market hypothesis, economic theory and the regulation of the securities industry.  29 Stan. L. Rev. 1031 (1976-1977).

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