Extraterritorial application of securities law

by Walter Olson on July 6, 2010

Someone must think there’s a big emergency, because Capitol Hill lawmakers are moving remarkably quickly on a partial overturn of the Supreme Court’s new 8-0 Morrison ruling, which was handed down less than two weeks ago. [Julian Ku, Opinio Juris] (& welcome Daniel Fisher, Forbes readers).

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1 Joe 07.06.10 at 2:32 pm

All someone has to do anymore is wave a few campaign contributions around to get what they want done.

2 GregS 07.07.10 at 10:03 am

First the DISCLOSE Act and now this. This Congress seems to think that they have the constitutional power to legislatively override Supreme Court decisions.

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