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Parklane Hosiery Co. v. Shore
Citation:439 U.S. 322 (1979)
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Parklane Hosiery v. Shore
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A prior case brought by the SEC determined that Defendants issued a materially false and misleading proxy statement. In the current case, Plaintiff sued based on the same factual allegations, and moved for a partial summary judgment arguing that Defendant should be collaterally estopped from re-litigating the factual issues that had been decided in the previous case.
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