securities litigation

Are Judges Like Umpires? Political Affiliation and Business Lawsuits

Political science studies show that judge ideology influences judicial votes in federal courts, with judges appointed by Democratic presidents being more liberal than those appointed by Republican presidents. Although legal doctri ...

How Judge Appointment Can Impact Firms
HUANG, Allen | HUI, Kai Wai | LI, Reeyarn Zhiyang

Litigation can be a costly process for firms. As such, the question of how the risk of securities class action lawsuits affects corporate decisions has drawn a great amount of research interest in accounting and finance literature ...