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Class Actions: Fewer Settlements, More Dollars

Securities class actions settlements reached a 14 year low last year in terms of the number of cases resolved, according to a new report from Cornerstone Research ( here ). Nevertheless, the total dollars paid in those settlements more than doubled compared to the prior year. In 2012 the total amount...

Settlement Trends in Securities Class Actions

The future of securities class actions may hinge on the decision of the Supreme Court in Halliburton Co. V. Erica P. John Fund, Inc., No. 13-317 which is expected to be handed down by the end of the current term on June 30, 2014 ( here ) [ lexis.com subscribers may access Supreme Court briefs for this...