14 Pages Posted: 11 Aug 2009 Last revised: 10 Mar 2013
Date Written: August 11, 2009
This essay, prepared for the Virginia Law Review symposium marking the 75th anniversary of the Securities Exchange Commission, explores the mechanisms through which the Roosevelt Administration secured the Supreme Court's approval of various features of the New Deal's securities law program.
Keywords: SEC, Roosevelt, New Deal
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Cushman, Barry, The Securities Laws and the Mechanics of Legal Change (August 11, 2009). Virginia Law Review, Vol. 95, No. 4 (Jun., 2009), pp. 927-939. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1447433