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Advisen Releases Year End 2010 Corporate and Securities Litigation Study
Posted on 20 Jan 2011 by Kevin M. LaCroix

Though securities class action lawsuit filings were below historical averages, overall corporate and securities litigation reached "record" levels during 2010, according to a report from the insurance information firm, Advisen. The report, which... Read More

Settlements Of Class Action Securities Lawsuits Involving U.S.-Listed Chinese Companies Are Relatively Modest
Posted on 9 Jul 2012 by Kevin M. LaCroix

Beginning in 2010 and accelerating in 2011, plaintiffs' lawyers filed a wave of securities class action lawsuits against U.S.-listed Chinese companies, many of which obtained their U.S. listings via reverse merger. These cases have been making their... Read More

Cornerstone Releases 2010 Securities Litigation Study
Posted on 21 Jan 2011 by Kevin M. LaCroix

As a result of a spike in second half filings, the number of new securities class action lawsuits increased slightly in 2010 compared to the year before, although the 2010 filing levels remained below historical averages, according to the annual study... Read More