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2nd Circuit Reinstates Blackstone Group IPO Securities Suit
Posted on 11 Feb 2011 by Kevin M. LaCroix

In a February 10, 2010 opinion ( here ), the Second Circuit reversed the lower court's dismissal of the securities class action lawsuit relating to The Blackstone Group's June 2007 IPO. The decision, which represents a noteworthy victory for plaintiffs... Read More

Reports: Barnes & Noble To Settle With Investor Burkle
Posted on 12 Aug 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - (AP) Barnes & Noble will settle a lawsuit filed by investor Ron Burkle so it can avoid a costly proxy fight and concentrate on selling off the company, according to news reports. The book seller will add two independent directors to its... Read More