Carol Gilden to Speak on Class Certification in Securities Litigation


October 5, 2021

Carol V. Gilden will give a continuing legal education course titled “Class Certification in Securities Litigation: From Goldman Sachs to Battles Ahead” on October 5, 2021. The course, a Lawline webcast, will examine issues in class certification of federal securities cases relevant to both new and experienced securities litigators.

Specifically, the course will cover:

  • Basic requirements of class certification;
  • Requirements of class certification unique to federal securities class actions;
  • The impact of the U.S. Supreme Court’s Goldman Sachs v. Arkansas Teacher Retirement System decision and other recent case law; and
  • Best practices for seeking or opposing class certification in federal securities class actions.

Overview of the course.