• Many Rivers to Cross: How Wealth & Retail Firms are Navigating this New World Order

    • 06/30/2020
    • Mary-Beth Hernandez

    In March, the global pandemic came into this country like a lion but unfortunately has yet to go out like a lamb. American society—our families, our healthcare and education systems, as well as corporate America and small businesses alike—had to navigate quickly in unchartered waters. The Covid-19 crisis brought with it significant economic market volatility. These sudden challenges came at Continue Reading

  • FRT’s Fast Five: Week Ending June 25, 2020

    • 06/26/2020
    • Ally Gosman

    Financial Recovery Technologies Fast Five provides you with the top news in shareholder class actions. Stay up-to-date on the latest developments in settled (U.S./Canada) claims filing opportunities, Antitrust settlements, Global Group Litigation matters and more. For more information, contact your Financial Recovery Technologies representative or email us. 1. Shareholders Seek Class Cert. In Teva Price-Fixing Suit Shareholders accusing Teva Pharmaceutical Continue Reading

  • NCPERS’ Webinar Replay: Understanding Shareholder Loss Estimates in Non-U.S. Securities Litigation

    • 06/23/2020
    • Ally Gosman

    National Conference on Public Employee Retirement Systems (NCPERS) in association with Financial Recovery Technologies recently hosted a webinar (click here to watch the on-demand) on ‘Understanding Shareholder Loss Estimates in Non-U.S. Jurisdictions.’ FRT’s Mike Lange, Chris Looby, and Emily Fortin join NCPERS’ Hank Kim to discuss the similarities and differences of estimating losses among countries including the United States, Australia, Continue Reading

  • Case Spotlight: LIBOR Bondholders Antitrust Case Reaches Preliminary $25.5m Settlement

    • 06/22/2020
    • Andrew Lasky

    On April 9, 2020, JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America and RBS agreed to pay $25.5 million to resolve claims that the banks allegedly conspired to manipulate the London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR). LIBOR is an interest-rate benchmark used to value more than $300 trillion of financial instruments worldwide. The proposed action put before the judge brings the total settlement pool Continue Reading

  • The Implications of Victoria’s Contingency Fee Bill

    • 06/21/2020
    • Jenn Rothenberg

    In what is being seen as a win for shareholders, on Thursday, June 18, 2020, Victoria’s lawmakers passed a bill that lifts the ban on contingency fees allowing lawyers to take a percentage of the amount recovered in a class action (like in the U.S.), as opposed to the time-costed billing model. Those in favor of the bill The bill Continue Reading

  • FRT’s Fast Five: Week Ending June 19, 2020

    • 06/19/2020
    • Ally Gosman

    Financial Recovery Technologies Fast Five provides you with the top news in shareholder class actions. Stay up-to-date on the latest developments in settled (U.S./Canada) claims filing opportunities, Antitrust settlements, Global Group Litigation matters and more. For more information, contact your Financial Recovery Technologies representative or email us. 1. Valeant’s $1.2 Billion Settlement Recommended for Final Approval The $1.2 billion proposed Continue Reading

  • FRT’s Fast Five: Week Ending June 12, 2020

    • 06/12/2020
    • Ally Gosman

    Financial Recovery Technologies Fast Five provides you with the top news in shareholder class actions. Stay up-to-date on the latest developments in settled (U.S./Canada) claims filing opportunities, Antitrust settlements, Global Group Litigation matters and more. For more information, contact your Financial Recovery Technologies representative or email us. 1. FSA Reports Danske Bank to Police Over Market Abuse Denmark’s financial watchdog Continue Reading

  • Case Spotlight: Mexican Government Bonds Antitrust Case Reaches Preliminary $20.7m Settlement

    • 06/11/2020
    • Andrew Lasky

    On June 1, 2020, JPMorgan Chase and Barclays PLC agreed to pay $20.7 million to resolve claims that the banks allegedly colluded to manipulate the Mexican government bond market. The proposed settlements put before the judge list JPMorgan paying $15m and Barclays $5.7m. These two banks are the first of nine defendants to agree to a settlement with the hopes Continue Reading

  • [ WEBINAR TRANSCRIPT ] What’s Driving Changes in the Australian Shareholder Class Action Landscape

    • 06/10/2020
    • Ally Gosman

    Our May webinar on ‘What’s Driving Changes in the Australian Shareholder Class Action Landscape‘ highlights the the potential changes impacting the Australian Shareholder Class Action landscape. High Court of Australia’s recent decision  – How does the recent decision eliminating the power of lower courts to make common fund orders impact the market? Common Fund Orders – Before being prohibited, how did common fund Continue Reading

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