Securities Law

Federal Securities Act of 1933

This is the comprehensive treatise on the Securities Act of 1933, covering the organization of the SEC, definition of "security" and "sale," exempted securities and transactions, small issue exemptions, restricted and control securities, registration process, registration forms, registration of investment company securities, the Trust Indenture Act of 1939 and civil liabilities, SEC and criminal enforcement. Updated three times a year on Lexis only.
A. A. Sommer Jr

Federal Securities Exchange Act of 1934

This is the companion volume to the resource above, focusing on the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 registration and reporting requirements, Integrated Disclosure, proxy rules and proxy contests, insider trading and short-swing trading, registration and regulation of securities markets, broker-dealers, transfer agents, clearing agencies and SEC enforcement actions and private civil liabilities. Updated three times a year on Lexis.
A. A. Sommer Jr

Fundamentals of Securities Regulation

This concise summary of the basics of securities regulation provides a background of the SEC statutes, definitions and exemptions from the Securities Acts of 1933 and 1934, regulations of the securities markets, regulations of brokers, dealers and investment advisors, fraud, manipulation and liability. A Table of Cases and No-Action Letters is included.
Louis Loss & Joel Seligman

Insider Trading: Regulation, Enforcement and Prevention

Thio treatise discusses the law of insider trading, including the fiduciary obligations of corporate insiders, liability of persons receiving material nonpublic information, government enforcement of the insider trading prohibition, private rights of action, recovery under section 16(b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and institutional liability for insider trading. Updated annually.
Donald C. Langevoort

Securities and Federal Corporate Law

This multi-volume treatise discusses the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, PCAOB, Corporate Governance, public offering process, Rule 144A and private placements, registration and reporting under the Exchange Act, proxy regulation, tender offers, the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act, statute of limitations, small business disclosure, EDGAR, multi-jurisdictional disclosure, the Blue Sky law, and international capital markets.
Harold S. Bloomenthal & Samuel Wolff
Securities Law (Concepts & Insights)

Securities Law (Concepts & Insights)

This study aid covers the basics of securities law, including how securities are registered, regulation of securities, and penalities for violations of federal securities law. It also addresses international aspects of securities law.
Larry D. Soderquist, Theresa A. Gabaldon

Securities Regulation

The 4th edition of this multi-volume set provides comprehensive coverage including the Legislative History of the Sarbanes Oxley Act. Updated with pocket parts and eventually new volumes.
Louis Loss, Joel Seligman & Troy Paredes

Securities Regulation in a Nutshell

This nutshell introduces the regulation of securities. Topics covered include the regulation of public offerings, publicly-held companies, securities business, and investment companies, as well as sanctions for violations, civil liabilities, extraterritorial application and state regulation.
Thomas Lee Hazen

Soderquist on the Securities Laws

Soderquist on the Securities Laws

A practical overview of the Securities Laws published by the Practicing Law Institute. It covers the Securities and Securities Exchange Acts, as well as federal regulations and significant case law.
Gary M. Brown
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The Law of Securities Regulation

This multi-volume treatise covers the specifics of regulating the securities industry, including registration requirements, IPOs, liability, blue sky laws, tender offer, takeovers, proxy regulation and much more. The final volume of the set includes a table of cases and administrative material, a table of statutes and extensive indexing. Updated by pocket parts and bound supplements.
Thomas Lee Hazen

Understanding Securities Law

This study aid is intended to provide students with a general understanding of the basic issues encountered in a Securities Regulation class. It focuses on the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
Marc I. Steinberg