In my year-end
securities litigation survey , I noted that while a number of new trends
emerged during 2010, one securities lawsuit filing trend had remained constant
during the year - that is, life sciences companies remained a favored
securities class action lawsuit target. The heightened exposure...
Though down from the previous year on both an absolute
and a relative basis, securities class action lawsuit filings against life
sciences companies remained a significant component of all securities class
action lawsuit filings during 2011, according to a March 20, 2012 memorandum
The number of securities class action lawsuits filed
against life sciences companies rose in both absolute and relative terms in
2012, according to a March 20, 2013 memorandum by David Kotler of the Dechert law form entitled "Survey of
Securities Fraud Class Actions Brought Against U.S. Life...