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...
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...
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...