Popular Litigation Topics & News

  • Shareholder Derivative Suit Calls Oracle the Most Egregious ‘Old Boy’s Club’ in Si...
    The suit filed in the Northern District of California seeks the resignation of three current board members to be replaced by non-white members, specifically two Black members and one other minority         ... Read more...
    Source: Litigation DailyPublished on 2020-07-03
    3 days ago
  • Korein Tillery and Boies Schiller Flexner Hit YouTube With Class Action Suit Over Copyright Enforcem...
    The class action complaint, filed in the Northern District of California, seeks to require YouTube to open up its Content ID copyright identification tool to everyone.         ... Read more...
    Source: Litigation DailyPublished on 2020-07-02
    3 days ago
  • ‘Keep Up the Momentum and Keep the Strength:’ 2 D.C. Black Women Law Firm Leaders, Litig...
    Grace Speights, who leads the labor and employment practice at Morgan Lewis & Bockius, and Tara Elliott, an intellectual property litigator at Latham & Watkins. discuss the current landscape and the conversations they're having about race.         ... Read more...
    Source: Litigation DailyPublished on 2020-07-02
    3 days ago
  • LendingClub Investors Push Chancery To Keep Claims Alive
    An attorney for a stockholder who sued online lender LendingClub Corp. for allegedly misleading investors about a federal investigation said they have dropped an insider trading claim during Chancery Court dismissal arguments Thursday, but urged the court to keep alive unjust enrichment and related claims.  ... Read more...
    Source: Law 360Published on 2020-07-02
    3 days ago
  • PwC Employees Say Too Late To Add Them To TelexFree MDL
    Attempts by plaintiffs in the multidistrict litigation over the TelexFree Ponzi scheme to add a PricewaterhouseCoopers partner and manager as defendants is pure "gamesmanship" and should not be permitted, the men told a Massachusetts federal judge Wednesday. ... Read more...
    Source: Law 360Published on 2020-07-02
    3 days ago
  • NY Judge Axes Standard Chartered FCA Suit At Feds’ Request
    A New York federal judge has dismissed a whistleblower suit accusing Standard Chartered Bank of lying to U.S. authorities to shave billions of dollars from what it allegedly should have paid for violations of Iran sanctions, granting a government request that he said he had "no difficulty" deeming well-founded. ... Read more...
    Source: Law 360Published on 2020-07-02
    3 days ago
  • Portola Says Stock Drop Was ‘Reversal Of Fortune,’ Not Fraud
    Portola Pharmaceuticals pushed a California federal judge to toss a proposed class action accusing the company of misstating the actual market value of its blood coagulant, Andexxa, arguing there is no evidence it misled its shareholders. ... Read more...
    Source: Law 360Published on 2020-07-02
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  • Platinum Receiver Settles With Insurers For $14M
    The receiver for defunct hedge fund Platinum Partners agreed to pay around $14 million to settle with insurers who say Platinum owed them more than $44 million, a move the receiver said eliminated one of the biggest obstacles to investors finally recouping some of their losses. ... Read more...
    Source: Law 360Published on 2020-07-02
    3 days ago
  • Daniel Dirk Coddington, et al.
    SEC Obtains Final Judgments Against Florida Participants in Fraudulent Offering Scheme Involving Investments of Cmos ... Read more...
    Source: SEC Litigation ReleasesPublished on 2020-07-02
    3 days ago
  • Ahdoot & Wolfson, Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy Tapped to Lead Privacy Class Action Against Zoo...
    U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh of the Northern District of California issued specific guidelines on adding new law plaintiffs firms to the litigation after pushing back on attorney billing in recent major class action cases.         ... Read more...
    Source: Litigation DailyPublished on 2020-07-01
    4 days ago
  • Matthew Benjamin and Clear Solutions Group, LLC
    SEC Charges New Jersey Man and His Private Company with Fraud ... Read more...
    Source: SEC Litigation ReleasesPublished on 2020-07-01
    4 days ago
  • Immigration Judges Sue Justice Department, Claiming Gag on Speech Violates First Amendment
    The lawsuit, filed on behalf of the National Association of Immigration Judges by attorneys with the Knight First Amendment Institute and Virginia attorney Victor Glasberg, says DOJ's Executive Office for Immigration Review in 2017 began requiring the judges to seek preapproval to speak in their...Read the whole entry... »         ... Read more...
    Source: Litigation DailyPublished on 2020-07-01
    4 days ago
  • Temenos Advisory, Inc., and George L. Taylor
    SEC Obtains Judgment Ordering Connecticut Investment Adviser and Its Former CEO to Pay Over $2 Million ... Read more...
    Source: SEC Litigation ReleasesPublished on 2020-07-01
    4 days ago
  • Daniel C. Ustian
    Former CEO of Navistar International Corporation Barred from Serving in Senior Positions in Public Companies ... Read more...
    Source: SEC Litigation ReleasesPublished on 2020-06-29
    6 days ago
  • Settlement: COALITION OF 34 STATE ATTORNEYS GENERAL ANNOUNCES OVER $550 MILLION SETTLEMENT WITH NATI...
    Settlement with Santander Includes more than $550 Million in Relief for Consumers ... Read more...
    Source: Lawyers and SettlementsPublished on 2020-06-24
    2 weeks ago
  • Todd Lahr and Thomas Megas
    Pennsylvania Attorney Settles with SEC in $1.4 Million Dollar Ponzi Scheme ... Read more...
    Source: SEC Litigation ReleasesPublished on 2020-06-24
    2 weeks ago