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Tyler Jankauskas

Tyler Jankauskas is a litigation associate in the firm’s New York office. His international arbitration practice includes representing private entities and States in international commercial, investor-State and State-to-State proceedings, including under ICC, ICSID, UNCITRAL and UNCLOS rules. His domestic litigation practice focuses on complex commercial litigation, including securities litigation and contract disputes.

Tyler maintains an active pro bono practice, including litigating international treaty claims in federal court. Tyler also counsels health advocacy groups in their responses to state legislative proposals.

In a short, unanimous opinion on April 12, 2024, the Supreme Court shut the door on “pure omission” claims under Rule 10b–5 and made clear that the Rule is limited to claims based on false or misleading statements.

The case, Macquarie Infrastructure Corp. v. Moab Partners, L.P., concerns alleged omissions in Defendant Macquarie’s SEC filings related to its subsidiary’s operation of bulk liquid storage terminals.  In 2016, the United Nations’ International Maritime Organization issued a regulation limiting this subsidiary’s ability to store high-sulfur fuel oil, its single largest product. Though the regulation was set to take effect in 2020, Macquarie did not discuss the regulation in its public filings.Continue Reading Supreme Court rejects pure omission claims under SEC Rule 10b–5