Matan A. Koch


  • Monday, August 1, 2011
    Over 15 years ago, in Central Bank of Denver, N.A. v. First Interstate Bank of Denver, N.A. , 511 U.S. 164 (1994), the Supreme Court held that Section 10(b) of the Securities Exchange Act and SEC Rule 10b-5 do not permit private civil plaintiffs to recover on an aiding and abetting theory. Since then, the lower federal courts have struggled to discern...