The petition of the day is:

Amgen Inc. v. Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds (Granted )

Docket: 11-1085
Issue(s): (1) Whether, in a misrepresentation case under Securities and Exchange Commission Rule 10b-5, the district court must require proof of materiality before certifying a plaintiff class based on the fraud-on-the-market theory; and (2) whether, in such a case, the district court must allow the defendant to present evidence rebutting the applicability of the fraud-on-the-market theory before certifying a plaintiff class based on that theory.

Certiorari stage documents:

Posted in Amgen Inc. v. Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Matthew Bush, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Apr. 12, 2012, 10:50 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2012/04/petition-of-the-day-272/