Class Action

STL.News publishes news stories/press releases about class action lawsuits from various sources.  This category is critical to help notify consumers that might be entitled to compensation for various legal reasons.

Scott+Scott Attorneys at Law LLP Reminds Investors of May 29 Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Securities Class Action Against Overstock.com

NEW YORK, NY- Scott+Scott Attorneys at Law LLP (“Scott+Scott”), a national securities and consumer rights litigation firm, reminds investors that it filed a class action lawsuit against Overstock.com, Inc. (“Overstock” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: OSTK) and certain of its executives (collectively, “Defendants”).  The lawsuit was filed on behalf of investors who purchased or otherwise acquired … Continue reading Scott+Scott Attorneys at Law LLP Reminds Investors of May 29 Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Securities Class Action Against Overstock.com

Thousands of Patients’ HIV-Positive Status Revealed by CVS – Class Action Lawsuit Filed

COLUMBUS, Ohio- The law firms of Meyer Wilson, Lambert Law, and Kaplan Fox have filed a class action lawsuit in federal court in Columbus regarding CVS’ actions that resulted in revealing the HIV-positive status of approximately 6,000 people living in Ohio. In the summer of 2017, CVS sent a notice to these patients that disclosed … Continue reading Thousands of Patients’ HIV-Positive Status Revealed by CVS – Class Action Lawsuit Filed

Rosen Law Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Live Nation Entertainment, Inc

NEW YORK, NY– Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit on behalf of purchasers of the securities of Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: LYV) from February 23, 2017 through March 30, 2018, both dates inclusive (the “Class Period”).  The lawsuit seeks to recover damages for … Continue reading Rosen Law Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Live Nation Entertainment, Inc

Class Action Filed Against Facebook, Inc., Cambridge Analytica LLC And SCL Group Ltd. For Unlawfully Distributing, Accessing Sensitive Personal Information Of 87 Million Americans

BALTIMORE, MD– On Friday, May 18, 2018, Murphy, Falcon & Murphy, together with Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr and Goldstein, Borgen, Dardarian & Ho, filed a national class action lawsuit against Facebook, Inc., Cambridge Analytica LLC, and SCL Group, Ltd. for their combined efforts to unlawfully distribute the personal information of up to 87 million … Continue reading Class Action Filed Against Facebook, Inc., Cambridge Analytica LLC And SCL Group Ltd. For Unlawfully Distributing, Accessing Sensitive Personal Information Of 87 Million Americans

Rosen Law Firm Reminds Myriad Genetics, Inc. Investors of Important Class Action Deadline

NEW YORK, NY– Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Myriad Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ: MYGN) from August 13, 2014 through March 12, 2018, both dates inclusive (the “Class Period”) of the important June 19, 2018 lead plaintiff deadline in the class action.  The lawsuit seeks to recover … Continue reading Rosen Law Firm Reminds Myriad Genetics, Inc. Investors of Important Class Action Deadline

Johnson Fistel Investigates Proposed Sale of MB Financial, Inc.

SAN DIEGO,  CA – Shareholder rights law firm Johnson Fistel, LLP has launched an investigation into whether the board members of MB Financial, Inc. (“MB Financial”) (NASDAQ: MBFI) breached their fiduciary duties in connection with the proposed sale of the Company to Fifth Third Bancorp (“Fifth Third”)(NASDAQ: FITB). On May 21, 2018, MB Financial announced … Continue reading Johnson Fistel Investigates Proposed Sale of MB Financial, Inc.

All Persons Who Purchased Yahoo!, Inc. securities between April 30, 2013 and December 14, 2016, inclusive

LOS ANGELES, CA – Glancy Prongay & Murray LLP and Pomerantz LLP UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA SAN JOSE DIVISION IN RE YAHOO! INC. SECURITIES LITIGATION Case No. 5:17-CV-00373-LHK Hon. Lucy H. Koh THIS DOCUMENT RELATES TO: ALL ACTIONS SUMMARY NOTICE OF PROPOSED CLASS-ACTION SETTLEMENT To: All Persons Who Purchased Yahoo!, Inc. securities … Continue reading All Persons Who Purchased Yahoo!, Inc. securities between April 30, 2013 and December 14, 2016, inclusive

Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann LLP Announces Securities Class Action Suit Filed Against Prothena Corp plc & Certain Current & Former Senior Execs

NEW YORK, NY– Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann LLP (“BLB&G”) today announced that it filed a securities class action lawsuit on behalf of Arkansas Teacher Retirement System (“Arkansas Teacher”) against Prothena Corporation plc (“Prothena” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: PRTA), and certain of its current and former senior executives.  The action, which is captioned Arkansas Teacher … Continue reading Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann LLP Announces Securities Class Action Suit Filed Against Prothena Corp plc & Certain Current & Former Senior Execs

Milberg Tadler Phillips Grossman LLP Appointed to Plaintiff’s Executive & Discovery Committees in the Apple iPhone Throttling Litigation

NEW YORK, NY – On May 15, 2018, after considering competing motions from various firms, the Honorable Edward J. Davila appointed Milberg Tadler Phillips Grossman LLP to positions on the Executive Committee and on the Offensive Discovery and ESI Coordination Committee in class action litigation over Apple, Inc.’s  (NASDAQ: AAPL) intentional performance slowing, known as … Continue reading Milberg Tadler Phillips Grossman LLP Appointed to Plaintiff’s Executive & Discovery Committees in the Apple iPhone Throttling Litigation

Class Action Settlement Announced Involving Syngenta Corn Seeds

RICHMOND, VA, May 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The following is being released by the Claims Administrator of the settlement reached in In re Syngenta MIR162 Corn Litigation, No. 14-md-2591-JWL-JPO (D. Kan.) and other related actions. Syngenta and Plaintiffs announced a $1.51 billion settlement to resolve class actions and individual cases alleging that Syngenta sold its … Continue reading Class Action Settlement Announced Involving Syngenta Corn Seeds

Tasigna Lawsuit News: Recent Studies Suggest Leukemia Drug May Increase Risk for Arteriosclerosis, Peripheral Artery Disease & Related Vascular Conditions

NEW YORK, NY — Tasigna lawsuits filed in recent months have highlighted a growing body of scientific evidence linking the leukemia drug to arteriosclerosis, peripheral artery disease, and related vascular conditions. For example, in 2011, the American Journal of Hematology published a study involving 24 patients who were taking Tasigna to treat chronic myelogenous leukemia … Continue reading Tasigna Lawsuit News: Recent Studies Suggest Leukemia Drug May Increase Risk for Arteriosclerosis, Peripheral Artery Disease & Related Vascular Conditions

Rowley Law PLLC is Investigating Proposed Acquisition of Abaxis, Inc.

NEW YORK, NY – Rowley Law PLLC is investigating potential claims against Abaxis, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABAX) and its board of directors for breach of fiduciary duty concerning the proposed acquisition of the company by Zoetis Inc. Stockholders will receive $83.00 for each share of Abaxis, Inc. stock that they hold.  The transaction is valued at approximately … Continue reading Rowley Law PLLC is Investigating Proposed Acquisition of Abaxis, Inc.

Investors of Class Action Against Synacor, Inc. & Lead Plaintiff Deadline: June 4, 2018

NEW YORK, NY – Attorney Advertising- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC reminds investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Synacor, Inc. (“Synacor” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: SYNC) and certain of its officers, on behalf of shareholders who purchased or otherwise Synacor securities between May 4, 2016 and March 15, 2018, both dates … Continue reading Investors of Class Action Against Synacor, Inc. & Lead Plaintiff Deadline: June 4, 2018

Restoration Robotics (HAIR) Alert: Johnson Fistel Announces Investigation of Restoration Robotics, Inc.

SAN DIEGO, CA –  Johnson Fistel, LLP, is investigating potential violations of the federal securities laws by Restoration Robotics, Inc., (NASDAQ: HAIR) (“Restoration Robotics”) and certain of its officers and directors. Restoration Robotics is a medical device company that develops and commercializes image-guided robotic systems in the United States and internationally. On May 14, 2018, Restoration … Continue reading Restoration Robotics (HAIR) Alert: Johnson Fistel Announces Investigation of Restoration Robotics, Inc.

PPG Industries, Inc. is the Subject of a Legal Investigation

NEW YORK, NY – WeissLaw LLP, a national class action, shareholder rights law firm with offices in New York, Los Angeles, and Atlanta, announces an investigation of PPG Industries, Inc. (the “Company” or “PPG”) (NYSE: PPG).  The investigation focuses on possible breaches of fiduciary duty and violations of federal securities laws. On May 10, 2018, … Continue reading PPG Industries, Inc. is the Subject of a Legal Investigation

Proposed Settlement of the Insulet Corp. Securities Litigation

NEW YORK, NY If you bought Insulet Corp. common stock from May 7, 2013 through April 30, 2015, you could get a payment from a class action settlement. A settlement has been proposed in a securities class action lawsuit concerning claims that the price that certain investors paid for Insulet Corp. common stock was inflated.  … Continue reading Proposed Settlement of the Insulet Corp. Securities Litigation

Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Kulicke And Soffa Industries, Inc.

NEW YORK, NY – Bernstein Liebhard LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of those who purchased or acquired the securities of Kulicke & Soffa Industries, Inc. (“K&S” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: KLIC) between November 16, 2017 and May 10, 2018, both dates inclusive (the “Class Period”).  The lawsuit seeks to … Continue reading Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Kulicke And Soffa Industries, Inc.

$300 Milion Gender Discrimination Suit Against Employment Defense Firm Ogletree Deakins Amended

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP, has amended its $300 million gender discrimination complaint against Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. (“Ogletree”).  The case is in U.S District Court for the Northern District of California in San Francisco.  The Amended Complaint includes the addition of three former shareholders who have ‘opted-in’ to the … Continue reading $300 Milion Gender Discrimination Suit Against Employment Defense Firm Ogletree Deakins Amended

Xerox Shareholder Class Action Settles

NEW YORK, NY Just weeks after obtaining a landmark injunction blocking the proposed sale of a majority stake of Xerox Corp.  (“Xerox”) to Fujifilm Holdings (“Fuji”), shareholders of Xerox have obtained an unprecedented settlement agreement terminating the Fuji deal outright. In addition to the termination of the deal, the settlement terms include the resignation of a … Continue reading Xerox Shareholder Class Action Settles

Johnson Fistel, Investigates Symantec Corporation, Inc. Following Internal Probe Disclosure

SAN DIEGO, CA – Shareholder Rights Law Firm Johnson Fistel, LLP is investigating potential claims against Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ: SYMC) (“Symantec”).  Symantec provides cybersecurity solutions worldwide.  The investigation concerns whether Symantec and senior officers issued false and misleading statements to investors and thus violated the federal securities laws. On May 10, 2018, after the markets closed, … Continue reading Johnson Fistel, Investigates Symantec Corporation, Inc. Following Internal Probe Disclosure