Securities Class Action Cases: Quarterly Disbursed Claims – Q1-2019

In Q1-2019, over $1.7 billion of settlement funds were distributed, across 23 settlements. For more information, contact your Financial Recovery Technologies representative or email us.

Top 5 Recently Settled Cases in Q1-2019 (in terms of settlement fund value)

  • Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. ($160m)
  • SNC-Lavalin Group Inc Securities Litigation ($110m)
  • Orbital ATK, Inc. ($108m)
  • Alibaba Group Holdings LTD ($75m)
  • Bank of New York Mellon ($72.5m)

Top 5 Disbursed Cases in Q1-2019 (in terms of settlement fund value)

  • Pfizer, Inc. ($486m)
  • Bank of America Corporation ($335m)
  • Medpartners, Inc. ($310m)
  • BP Plc ($175m)
  • QBE Insurance ($132.5m)

Q1-2019 Disbursed Cases

Disbursement DateCase NameClaim DeadlineSettlement Fund
01/07/2019MAGNACHIP SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION06/09/2018$6,200,000.00
01/10/2019FIFTH STREET FINANCE CORPORATION03/27/2017$14,050,000.00
01/16/2019AVEO PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.05/29/2018$15,000,000.00
01/18/2019BRASKEM, S.A.,01/16/2018$10,000,000.00
01/18/2019UNILIFE CORPORATION,02/20/2018$4,400,000.00
01/25/2019SINO-FOREST (DIRECTORS)05/31/2017$18,050.00
01/28/2019QBE INSURANCE11/27/2017$132,500,000.00
01/31/2019CORINTHIAN COLLEGES, INC.11/02/2017$2,250,000.00
02/07/2019BANK OF AMERICA CORPORATION11/14/2016$335,000,000.00
02/08/2019PFIZER, INC.01/28/2017$486,000,000.00
02/08/2019ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC.02/13/2018$29,500,000.00
02/08/2019LIHUA INTERNATIONAL, INC.10/04/2017$2,865,000.00
02/08/2019RINO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION12/23/2015$1,685,000.00
02/11/2019MACMAHON (ACA Law)08/24/2018$6,700,000.00
02/13/2019DFC GLOBAL CORPORATION09/04/2017$30,000,000.00
02/28/2019AVALANCHE BIOTECHNOLOGIES, INC.12/27/2017$13,000,000.00
03/01/2019RAYONIER INC.10/13/2017$73,000,000.00
03/08/2019BP PLC04/01/2017$175,000,000.00
03/08/2019AKARI THERAPEUTICS PLC10/15/2018$2,700,000.00
03/11/2019THIRD AVENUE TRUST07/19/2017$14,250,000.00
03/12/2019AMEDISYS, INC.01/16/2018$43,750,000.00
03/15/2019MAGICJACK VOCALTEC LIMITED03/19/2018$3,650,000.00

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