Heightened Procedural Requirements

Heightened Procedural Requirements

Learn about the heightened procedural requirements applicable to private securities litigation.


In this lesson, we’ll learn about the heightened procedural requirements for private securities litigation.

I. Heightened Procedure

Beyond proving the substantive elements of securities violations, private securities plaintiffs must also satisfy and complete a number of procedural requirements and steps. This lesson reviews the rules of civil procedure as they uniquely apply to securities litigation.

II. Standing 

Although a variety of persons can suffer harm in connection with...