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SECONDARY SOURCES ON BLUE SKY LAWS
"Blue sky laws" are state laws prohibiting fraudulent sales practices in connection with securities. The phrase comes from the opinion in Hall v. Geiger-Jones Co., 242 U.S. 539 (1917), when Justice McKenna described “speculative schemes which have no more basis than so many feet of ‘blue sky.”
North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA)
NASAA is an association whose membership consists of 67 state, provincial, and territorial securities administrators in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Canada, and Mexico, responsible for efficient capital formation and grass-roots investor protection. .
Westlaw - 50-State Statutory Surveys: Blue Sky Laws
Fifty-state statutory surveys are searchable from the Tools tab, Jurisdictional Surveys.
Lexis Advance - 50-State Surveys, Statutes & Regulations: Securities Law
Fifty-state surveys are listed in the Statutes & Lexislation category, searchable by topic.
Introduction to State Securities (Blue Sky) Laws
Richard I. Alvarez & Mark J. Astarita (SECLAW.com).
The ABCs of the UCC: Article 8, Investment Securities
Carl S. Bjerre & Sandra M. Rocks (2014) (KF1439 .R63).
CONNECTICUT SECURITIES LAWS
NEW JERSEY SECURITIES LAWS