Case Spotlights

Petróleo Brasileiro S.A.

Company: Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (Pertrobras)

Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Exchange: Bovespa and various European exchanges

Learn More: Case Spotlight: Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras)

LIBOR Antitrust Recovery Opportunity

Case: In re LIBOR-Based Financial Instruments Antitrust Litigation (LIBOR OTC Action)

Settlement Amount: $120 million (partial settlement)

Relevant Period: August 1, 2007 – May 31, 2010

Learn More: Case Spotlight: LIBOR Antitrust Recovery Opportunity

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation

Company: Mitsubishi Motors Corporation

Jurisdiction: Japan

Exchange: TYO

Relevant Period: January 1, 2011 – April 30, 2017

Learn More: Case Spotlight: Mitsubishi Motors Corporation

Toshiba Corporation

Company: Toshiba Corporate

Jurisdiction: Japan

Exchange: TYO

Learn More: Case Spotlight: Toshiba Corporation

Vocus Group Ltd

Company: Vocus Group Ltd

Jurisdiction: Australia

Exchange: ASX

Relevant Period: November 29, 2016 – May 3, 2017

Learn More: Case Spotlight: Vocus Group Ltd

Saipem SpA

Company: Saipem SpA

Jurisdiction: Italy

Exchange: MIL (Milan Stock Exchange)

Relevant Period: January 2, 2007 – December 31, 2013 (inclusive)

Learn More: Case Spotlight: Saipem SpA

 

Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Company: Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Jurisdiction: Australia

Exchange: ASX

Relevant Period: August 17, 2015 – August 3, 2017

Learn More: Case Spotlight: Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Tesco PLC

Company: Tesco PLC

Jurisdiction: United Kingdom

Exchange: LSE

Relevant Period: August 29, 2014 – September 22, 2014

Learn More: Case Spotlight: Tesco PLC

Woolworths Limited

Company: Woolworths Limited

Jurisdiction: Australia

Exchange: ASX

Relevant Period: November 27, 2014 – February 27, 2015 (inclusive)

Claim Filing Deadline: Varies

Learn More: Case Spotlight: Woolworths Limited

BARX Last Look antitrust class action similar to Forex case

Case: Axiom Investment Advisors, LLC v. Barclays Bank PLC et al (“BARX Last Look”)

Settlement Amount: $50 million

Relevant Period: June 1, 2008 – April 21, 2016

Claim Filing Deadline: May 19, 2017

Learn More: Case Spotlight: BARX Last Look antitrust class action similar to Forex case

Lessons learned from the Credit Default Swap (CDS) Antitrust Case

Case: Credit Default Swaps Antitrust Litigation

Settlement Amount: $1.8 billion

Relevant Period: January 1, 2008 – September 25, 2015

Opt-Out Deadline: February 29, 2016

Claim Filing Deadline: May 27, 2016

Learn More: Lessons learned from the Credit Default Swap (CDS) Antitrust Case

Class action filed against Australia’s Spotless Group signals shift toward U.S.-style proceedings

Company: Spotless Group Holdings Limited

Jurisdiction: Australia

Exchange: ASX

Relevant Period: August 25, 2015 – December 1, 2015

Claim Filing Deadline: Varies

Learn More: Case Spotlight: Class action filed against Australia’s Spotless Group signals shift toward U.S.-style proceedings

ISDAfix antitrust class action another example of market rate manipulation

Case: Alaska Electrical Pension Fund v. Bank of America Corp. et al. (“ISDAfix”)

Settlement Amount: $380.5 million

Relevant Period: January 1, 2006 – January 31, 2014

Learn More: Case Spotlight: ISDAfix antitrust class action another example of market rate manipulation

Volkswagen Shareholder Class Action

Company: Volkswagen

Jurisdictions: United States, Germany, Dutch Foundation

Relevant Period: Varies

Claim Filing Deadline: Varies

Learn More: Case Spotlight: Volkswagen Shareholder Class Action