229 F.3d 1135 (2nd Cir. 2000), 00-7085, Marquit v. Williams

Docket Nº:00-7085 (L), 00-7087(Con), 00-7093(Con).
Citation:229 F.3d 1135
Party Name:Ariel MARQUIT, on behalf of himself and all others similarly situated, Plaintiff-Appellant, Dave H. WILLIAMS; Enrique L. Fevre; Pilar De Borbon y Borbon; Angel Corcostegui; Carlos Delclaux Zulueta; Ignacio Gomez-Acebo; Immaculada De Habsburgo-Lorena; Francisco Gomez Roldan; Juan Manuel Sainz De Vicuna; Reba White Williams; Alliance Capital Manageme
Case Date:October 13, 2000
Court:United States Courts of Appeals, Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
 
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229 F.3d 1135 (2nd Cir. 2000)

Ariel MARQUIT, on behalf of himself and all others similarly situated, Plaintiff-Appellant,

Dave H. WILLIAMS; Enrique L. Fevre; Pilar De Borbon y Borbon; Angel Corcostegui; Carlos Delclaux Zulueta; Ignacio Gomez-Acebo; Immaculada De Habsburgo-Lorena; Francisco Gomez Roldan; Juan Manuel Sainz De Vicuna; Reba White Williams; Alliance Capital Management LP, The Spain Fund, Inc., Michael W.R. Dobson, Richard Karl Goeltz, Christian H. Strenger, John H. Cannon, Robert H. Wadsworth, Franz Wilhem Hopp, Ernst Ulrich Matz, Frank Tromel, Peter Zuhlsdorff, Deutsch Bank Securities, Inc., Deutsche Asset Management, Gmbh, The New Germany Fund, Inc., Detlef Dierbaum, Edward C. Schmults, John A. Bult, Juergen F. Strube, Claus Kohler, Werner Walbrol, Otto Wolff Von Amerongen, Hans G. Storr, The Central European Equity Fund, Inc., Defendants-Appellees.

Nos. 00-7085 (L), 00-7087(Con), 00-7093(Con).

United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit

October 13, 2000

Editorial Note:

This opinion appears in the Federal reporter in a table titled "Table of Decisions Without Reported Opinions". (See FI CTA2 s 0.23 regarding use of unpublished opinions)

Appeal from the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, Martin, Judge.

Richard B. Brualdi, New York, NY, for plaintiff-appellant.

Marc De Leeuw, Sullivan & Cromwell, New York, NY, for defendants-appellees.

Present LEVAL, STRAUB, and KATZMANN, Circuit Judges.

SUMMARY ORDER

ON CONSIDERATION WHEREOF, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED, ADJUDGED, AND DECREED that the judgment of the District Court be and it hereby is AFFIRMED.

Plaintiff-appellant Ariel Marquit appeals from the judgment of the district court (Martin, Judge ), granting defendants' motion to dismiss pursuant to Rule 12(b)(6) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.

Marquit is a shareholder of three closed-end investment funds, New Germany Fund, Inc., The Central European Equity Fund, Inc., and the Spain Fund, Inc. ("the Funds"), which hold shares in European corporations and all of which, she alleges, were trading at substantial discounts to net asset value at the time she filed three separate complaints against each of the Funds. In an action consolidating these complaints, Marquit pursued claims on behalf of herself and of a putative class of the Funds' shareholders against each of the...

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