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NERA Releases Mid-Year 2010 Securities Litigation Study
Posted on 30 Jul 2010 by Kevin M. LaCroix

Largely as a result in the decline of the number of new credit crisis related cases, the number of new securities class action lawsuits filings is "on track to decline for a second successive year from their 2008 peak," according to a NERA Economic... Read More

Cornerstone, NERA Reports Chronicle Securities Class Action Filings For 2012
Posted on 7 Aug 2012 by Thomas O. Gorman

Trends in the filing of securities class actions are chronicled in reports issued by Cornerstone Research and NERA Economic Consulting for the first half of 2012. The two reports agree on a number of items but differ on the overall trend regarding the... Read More

FDIC's Failed Bank Litigation Could Reach 86 Lawsuits, NERA Economic Consulting Projects
Posted on 6 Jul 2012 by Kevin M. LaCroix

In a May 31, 2012 study of the FDIC failed bank litigation that contains a number of interesting observations and projections, NERA Economic Consulting projects at the current filing rate, the FDIC's failed bank litigation ultimately could total 86... Read More

NERA Reports Securities Litigation Outside The United States Generally Increased
Posted on 7 Feb 2012 by Thomas O. Gorman

The number of actions settled by the SEC in the last fiscal year remained essentially constant, according to a report prepared by NERA Economic Consulting. In contrast, the number of securities class actions filed last year ticked up slightly in the U... Read More