Wendy Gerwick Couture

University of Idaho College of Law

Associate Professor

PO Box 83720

Boise, ID 83720-0051

United States

http://www.uidaho.edu/law/people/faculty/wgcouture

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

White Collar Crime's Gray Area: The Anomaly of Criminalizing Conduct Not Civilly Actionable

Albany Law Review, Vol. 72, p. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2011
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 315 (69,512)

Abstract:

white collar crime, civil-criminal divide, securities regulation

2.

Around the World of Securities Fraud in 80 Motions to Dismiss

Loyola University Chicago Law Journal, Vol. 45, p. 553, 2014
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 02 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2014
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 162 (132,024)

Abstract:

Securities Fraud, Motions to Dismiss, Class Actions, PSLRA, Scienter, Materiality, Puffery

3.

Securities Regulation of Alternative Litigation Finance

Securities Regulation Law Journal, Vol. 42, p. 5, 2014
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2014
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 157 (109,735)

Abstract:

Securities Regulation, Alternative Litigation Finance, Litigation Funding, Investment Contract, Howey

4.

Criminal Securities Fraud and the Lower Materiality Standard

Securities Regulation Law Journal, Vol. 41, p. 77, 2013.
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 21 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2013
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 144 (138,212)

Abstract:

White Collar Crime, Securities Fraud, Insider Trading, Materiality

5.

The PSLRA Discovery Stay Meets Complex Litigation: Five Questions Answered

Securities Regulation Law Journal, Vol. 42, p. 243, 2014
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2014
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 103 (141,137)

Abstract:

Securities Litigation, PSLRA, Discovery Stay, Complex Litigation, Civil Procedure

6.

Opinions Actionable as Securities Fraud

Louisiana Law Review, Vol. 73, p. 381, 2013
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 20 May 2012 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2013
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 103 (201,795)

Abstract:

Securities Fraud, Securities Regulation, Securities Litigation, Opinions, Defamation

7.

The Collision Between the First Amendment and Securities Fraud

Alabama Law Review, Vol. 65, p. 903, 2014
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 07 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2014
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 88 (218,899)

Abstract:

securities regulation, securities litigation, securities fraud, First Amendment, defamation

8.

Price Fraud

Baylor Law Review, Vol. 63, p. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 31 Mar 2011
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 82 (226,760)

Abstract:

Securities Fraud, Securities Pricing, Financial Crisis, Bubble

9.

Materiality and a Theory of Legal Circularity

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Business Law, Vol. 17, p. 453, 2015
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 22 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2015
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 69 (245,605)

Abstract:

Securities Regulation, Securities Fraud, Materiality, Circularity, Self-Fufilling Prophecy, Rule of Law

10.

The Evolutionary Biology of Fungi and Fraud

John Marshall Law Journal, Vol. V, p.85, 2011
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 May 2011 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2011
Wendy Gerwick Couture and B. Clifford Gerwick III
University of Idaho College of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 68 (261,197)

Abstract:

mail fraud, wire fraud, white collar crime, legislation

11.

Answering Halliburton II's Unanswered Question: Burdens of Production and Persuasion on Price Impact at Class Certification

Securities Regulation Law Journal, Vol. 43, p. 167, 2015
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2015
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 64 (241,957)

Abstract:

Securities Litigation, Class Actions, Fraud-on-the-Market Presumption of Reliance, Price Impact, Halliburton, Wal-Mart, Federal Rule of Evidence 301, McDonnell Douglas

12.

Mixed Statements: The Safe Harbor's Rocky Shore

Securities Regulation Law Journal, Vol. 39, p. 257, 2011
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 15 Dec 2011
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 63 (267,466)

Abstract:

securities litigation, forward-looking statements, safe harbor, Private Securities Litigation Reform Act

13.

The Falsity-Scienter Inference

Securities Regulation Law Journal, Vol. 40, p. 303, 2012
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Sep 2012
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 55 (285,402)

Abstract:

Securities Regulation, Securities Litigation, Scienter, Falsity, Pleading

14.

Securities Regulation as Gap-Filler: The Example of Hydraulic Fracturing

Securities Regulation Law Journal, Vol. 41, p. 207, 2013.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 19 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2013
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 53 (292,434)

Abstract:

Securities Regulation, Disclosure, Proxy Access, Regulation, Natural Resources, Oil and Gas

15.

The Securities Acts' Treatment of Notes Maturing in Less than Nine Months: A Solution to the Enigma

Securities Regulation Law Journal, Vol. 31, p. 496, 2003
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 29 Mar 2011
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 47 (292,434)

Abstract:

Security, Registration, Note, Commercial Paper, Family Resemblance Test

16.

The End of the Vexatiousness Rationale

Securities Regulation Law Journal, Vol. 41, p. 301, 2013.
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2014
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 45 (324,868)

Abstract:

Securities Regulation, Securities Litigation, Policy, Class Actions, Fraud-on-the-Market Presumption of Reliance

17.

The Bank Bailout: A License for Sovereign Securities Fraud

Seattle University Law Review, Vol. 33, No. 1, 2009
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Mar 2011
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 44 (321,950)

Abstract:

Securities, Insider Trading, Bank Bailout

18.

Loud Rules

Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 34, p. 715, 2007
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 29 Mar 2011
Wendy Gerwick Couture and David Coale
University of Idaho College of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 40 (343,228)

Abstract:

Holding, Dicta, Sanctions, Inherent Power

19.

Conley v. Gibson’s ‘No Set of Facts’ Test: Neither Cancer Nor Cure

Penn State Law Review – Penn Statim, Vol. 114, p. 19, 2010,
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 29 Mar 2011
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 38 (349,713)

Abstract:

Pleading, Factual Sufficiency, Legal Sufficiency, Twombly, Iqbal, Conley

20.

Professor Alan R. Bromberg and the Scholarly Role of the Treatise

SMU Law Review, Vol. 68, p. 703, 2015
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 15 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 14 Jan 2016
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 34 (324,868)

Abstract:

Securities Fraud, Legal Scholarship, Role of Treatises

21.

Class Action Tolling, Federal Common Law, and Securities Statutes of Repose: A Recommendation

Loyola University Chicago Law Journal, Vol. 45, p. 525, 2015
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2015
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 32 (346,436)

Abstract:

Securities Class Actions, Statutes of Repose, Class Action Tolling, American Pipe, IndyMac

22.

Data Set Appendix: Around the World of Securities Fraud in 80 Motions to Dismiss

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 03 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2014
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 30 (371,013)

Abstract:

Securities Fraud, Motions to Dismiss, Class Actions, PSLRA, Scienter, Materiality

23.

False Statements of Belief as Securities Fraud

Securities Regulation Law Review, Vol. 43, p. 351, 2015
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2016
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 19 (175,587)

Abstract:

Securities Fraud, Opinions, Omnicare

24.

Rest in Peace, Rule 505

Securities Regulation Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Mar 2017
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 0 (391,352)

Abstract:

Securities Regulation, Regulation D, SEC, Exemptions from Registration

25.

Price Impact Possibilities

Securities Regulation Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Jun 2016
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 0 (414,901)

Abstract:

Securities Fraud, Reliance, Fraud-on-the-Market, Price Impact, Basic, Halliburton

26.

RICO 2.0: State RICO Statutes in Opt-Out Securities Litigation

Securities Regulation Law Journal, Vol. 44, p. 51, 2016
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2016
Wendy Gerwick Couture
University of Idaho College of Law
Downloads 0 (349,713)

Abstract:

Securities Regulation, Securities Litigation, Racketeering, RICO, Opt-Out Litigation