Impact of the Rakoff Ruling

20 Pages Posted: 26 Feb 2010

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M. Todd Henderson

University of Chicago - Law School

Date Written: February 23, 2010


This essay published in the "Wall Street Lawyer" addresses the decision by District Judge Jed Rakoff's to reject the proposed settlement between Bank of America and the Securities Exchange Commission.

Keywords: Securities, settlement, judges

JEL Classification: K22, K41

Suggested Citation

Henderson, M. Todd, Impact of the Rakoff Ruling (February 23, 2010). Available at SSRN: or

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