Ongoing Cases

04/17/2015

In re Celestica Inc. Securities Litigation
A $30 million settlement reached in this long-running securities class action against Celestica, a Canadian electronics company.

04/08/2015

In re Petrobras Securities Litigation
Serves as counsel for bond purchasers in this high-profile securities class action against Brazilian multinational energy corporation, Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras)

04/06/2015

In re Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Securities Litigation
Co-lead counsel for lead plaintiff alleging claims for securities fraud based on material omissions that Goldman made in connection with the Abacus, Hudson, Anderson and Timberwolf I CDO transactions.

04/06/2015

In re Facebook, Inc., IPO Securities and Derivative Litigation
Serves as co-lead counsel in this securities class action against Facebook, relating to its IPO- one of the largest for a technology company in history

04/02/2015

Norfolk County Retirement System v. Tempur-Pedic International Inc.
Labaton Sucharow filed a complaint on behalf of lead plaintiff in the securities class action involving Tempur-Pedic International, Inc. (Tempur-Pedic).

04/02/2015

In re Netflix, Inc. Securities Litigation
On June 26, 2012, Labaton Sucharow filed a Consolidated Class Action Complaint alleging securities fraud against Netflix, Inc., Reed Hastings (CEO), David Wells (current CFO) and Barry McCarthy (former CFO) on behalf of lead plaintiffs. Labaton Sucharow is the court-appointed lead counsel for the lead plaintiffs.

04/02/2015

In re Health Management Associates, Inc.
Labaton Sucharow has filed a complaint on behalf of lead plaintiffs Norfolk County and New England Teamsters & Trucking Industry Pension Fund and the Operating Engineers Trust Fund against the privately owned hospital chain, Health Management Associates (HMA).

04/02/2015

In re Yum! Brands, Inc. Securities Litigation
Serves as co-lead counsel in this securities class action against major fast food company, Yum! Brands Inc.

04/02/2015

In re Opana ER Antitrust Litigation
Serves as counsel in this pay-for-delay case involving the pain relief medication Opana ER

04/01/2015

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)
The Firm filed a securities class action complaint on behalf of persons who purchased or otherwise acquired the publicly traded securities of IBM.

03/27/2015

In re Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Securities Litigation
As sole lead counsel, we prevailed on motion to dismiss.

03/20/2015

In re Platinum and Palladium Antitrust Litigation (Modern Settings LLC v. BASF Metals Limited)
First to file nationwide class action alleging massive platinum and palladium price-fixing conspiracy

03/16/2015

In re Celebrex (Celecoxib) Antitrust Litigation
Serves as class counsel in this antitrust case against Pfizer and its subsidiaries, GD Searle and Pfizer Asia Pacific, involving the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug Celebrex

03/13/2015

In re Foreign Exchange Benchmark Rates Antitrust Litigation
Achieved partial settlements totaling $234.5 million with JPMorgan and UBS in this financial benchmarking antitrust case

03/09/2015

Royal Imtech (Netherlands)
Serving as liaison counsel in this action against Royal Imtech N.V. (Imtech), a provider of technical services inside and outside Europe.

03/09/2015

OZ Minerals (Australia)
Serving as liaison counsel on behalf of former Zinifex Limited shareholders in this action against OZ Minerals

03/09/2015

Treasury Wines (Australia)
Serving as liaison counsel in this Australian action against Treasury Wine Estates Limited (TWE), a wine producer and supplier in Australia, the United States, and other world markets.

03/03/2015

In re KBR, Inc. Securities Litigation
Alleging construction giant, KBR, Inc., of falsely touting the success of its Canadian contracts, leading to an accounting restatement

03/03/2015

In re Millennial Media, Inc. Securities Litigation
On February 10, 2015, Labaton Sucharow was appointed co-lead counsel in a consolidated securities class action against Millennial Media, Inc. (Millennial), a mobile advertising platform company.

02/25/2015

City of Hialeah Employees’ Retirement System v. Genworth Financial, Inc.
On July 28, 2014, Labaton Sucharow was appointed co-lead counsel in this securities class action against Genworth Financial, Inc. (Genworth).

02/25/2015

Van Noppen v. Innerworkings, Inc.
On May 9, 2014, Labaton Sucharow was appointed lead counsel in the securities litigation against InnerWorkings, Inc.

02/18/2015

In re Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc., Securities Litigation
Prevailed on motion to dismiss in this securities class action involving Nu Skin’s business conduct in China

02/17/2015

Howard v. Liquidity Services Inc.
On October 14, 2014, Labaton Sucharow was appointed co-lead counsel in this securities class action against Liquidity Services, Inc. (Liquidity Services).

02/05/2015

In re Takata Airbag Products Liability Litigation
Filed the first nationwide consumer class action involving defective airbags against Takata Corporation

01/23/2015

Xarelto Products Liability Litigation
Alleging extremely adverse effects and risks in the blood thinner Xarelto

01/20/2015

In re Vocera Communications, Inc. Securities Litigation
The Firm’s Investigative Team secures a significant victory for plaintiffs.

01/14/2015

In re Commodity Exchange Inc. Gold Futures and Options Antitrust Litigation (Markun v. Bank of Nova Scotia)
On April 10, 2014, Labaton Sucharow filed a class action complaint against five of the largest gold dealers for their alleged manipulation of key benchmarks for the global gold market, known as the London Fixings.

01/14/2015

In re NII Holdings, Inc. Securities Litigation
The court denied the motion to dismiss, noting that “the complaint struck this Court as extremely well written, very detailed, and I, frankly, think even with the heightened pleading standards required in a securities fraud case, that the plaintiffs have met it.”

01/14/2015

In re Pool Products Distribution Market Antitrust Litigation
Labaton Sucharow reached a $6.5 million settlement and a $3.45 million with two defendants (pending court approval).

01/14/2015

Medoff v. CVS Caremark Corporation et al
In March 2007, CVS, the nation's largest pharmacy chain, and Caremark, the nation's second largest Prescription Benefits Manager (PBM), announced a historic merger.

01/14/2015

Kalika v. Weight Watchers International, Inc.
On May 20, 2014, Labaton Sucharow was appointed co-lead counsel for the class in this securities class action against Weight Watchers International, Inc.

01/12/2015

Saipem (Italy)
Labaton Sucharow represents clients as liaison counsel in a proposed action against Saipem S.p.A. (Saipem), an Italian oil and gas industry contractor.

01/12/2015

Lloyds Banking Group PLC (UK)
Labaton Sucharow represents clients as liaison counsel in a proposed action against Lloyds Banking Group PLC (Lloyds), a British banking and financial services company.

12/19/2014

Vivendi Universal (France)
We serve as liaison counsel in this French action against Vivendi Universal, a multinational mass media company

12/18/2014

Olympus (Japan)
We serve as liaison counsel in this Japanese action against consumer electronics company, Olympus, alleging accounting fraud

12/17/2014

In re Conn’s, Inc. Securities Litigation
On October 29, 2014, Labaton Sucharow filed a Second Amended Complaint (SAC) in Conn’s.

12/16/2014

In re Intuitive Surgical Securities Litigation
Labaton Sucharow acts as lead counsel for the lead plaintiff in this matter, in which we successfully defeated the motion to dismiss.

12/15/2014

Fortis SA/NV (Belgium)
We serve as liaison counsel in this Belgian securities action against Dutch/Belgian bank/insurer Fortis

12/15/2014

Greater Pennsylvania Carpenters’ Pension Fund v. Charles Giancarlo and Imperva, Inc.
On June 27, 2014, we filed a complaint on behalf of Greater Pennsylvania Carpenters’ Pension Fund in a stockholder derivative action against the officers and directors of Imperva, Inc., a data security provider.

12/15/2014

Teamsters Union 25 Health Services & Insurance Plan v. Orbitz Worldwide, Inc.
On June 25, 2014, Labaton Sucharow filed an amended complaint on behalf of Teamsters Union 25 Health Services & Insurance Plan in a stockholder class and derivative action against the board of directors of Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. and Orbitz’s controlling shareholder, Travelport.

11/24/2014

ISDAFIX Price-Fixing Litigation (Alaska Electrical Pension Fund v. Bank of America)
We filed a class action alleging manipulation of the extremely large interest rate derivatives market.

11/24/2014

In re Lidoderm Antitrust Litigation
Plaintiffs defeat motion to dismiss in pay-for-delay case against Lidoderm.

11/05/2014

Claude A. Reese v. John Browne and Robert A. Malone (British Petroleum)
The securities fraud case against BP is revived after the Ninth Circuit’s ruling. The case continues before the district court where the allegations are to “be tested on the merits.”

11/04/2014

In re Amgen Inc. Securities Litigation
Labaton Sucharow helps secure Supreme Court victory for shareholders in action against biotech giant Amgen Inc.

10/22/2014

In re Capacitors Antitrust Litigation
On October 22, 2014, Labaton Sucharow filed a class action lawsuit against major capacitor manufacturers for allegedly engaging in a multi-year conspiracy to fix, raise, maintain, and/or stabilize the prices of capacitors sold in the United States.

10/20/2014

Haverhill Retirement System v. Asali
Labaton Sucharow filed a complaint on behalf of Haverhill Retirement System in an action against the board of directors of Harbinger Group Inc. (HGI) and various other defendants.

10/15/2014

In re Air Cargo Shipping Services Antitrust Litigation
In November 2006, Labaton Sucharow was appointed co-lead counsel in this lawsuit filed on behalf of a proposed class of Plaintiffs who purchased airfreight shipping services directly from Defendants, certain major domestic and international air cargo carriers.

09/05/2014

In re Barrick Gold Securities Litigation
Labaton Sucharow is liaison counsel for lead plaintiffs Union Asset Management Holding AG and LRI Invest S.A., in In re Barrick Gold Securities Litigation, No. 13-cv-03581(S.D.N.Y.).

09/05/2014

Sandhaus v. Bayer Corp., et al.
Labaton Sucharow challenges Big Pharma in this pay-for-delay case.

09/04/2014

City of Providence, Rhode Island v. BATS Global Markets, Inc.
On July 3, 2014, Labaton Sucharow was appointed co-lead counsel in a landmark securities class action case involving allegations of market manipulation via high frequency trading (HFT).

07/14/2014

Cambridge Retirement System v. Slavko James Joseph Bosnjak (Unilife Derivative Litigation)
After investigating the director compensation practices of Unilife Corporation (Unilife), on December 20, 2013, Labaton Sucharow filed a derivative complaint in the Delaware Court of Chancery on behalf of Cambridge Retirement System.

07/14/2014

California State Teachers' Retirement System v. Alvarez (Wal-Mart Derivative Litigation)
We filed a shareholder derivative suit in connection to Wal-Mart’s violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

07/02/2014

Ortuza v. Francesca’s Holdings Corp.
On December 19, 2013, Labaton Sucharow was appointed co-lead counsel in the securities class action against Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (Francesca’s).

07/02/2014

In re ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Securities Litigation
On January 9, 2014, Labaton Sucharow was appointed co-lead counsel in the securities class action involving ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

07/02/2014

Hatamian v. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
On April 7, 2014, Labaton Sucharow was appointed as co-lead counsel for lead plaintiffs in the securities class action against Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD). Lead plaintiffs allege that AMD made false and misleading statements, and concealed material facts regarding the commercial success of its Llano APU computer processor.

06/23/2014

In re Aggrenox Antitrust Litigation
Labaton Sucharow challenges pay-for-delay agreement for Aggrenox®.

05/16/2014

ViroPharma Inc. Securities Litigation
On August 10, 2012, Labaton Sucharow was appointed lead counsel and Carpenters’ Local 27 Benefit Trust Funds (“Carpenters”) was appointed lead plaintiff in a class action against ViroPharma Incorporated (“ViroPharma”) and certain of its senior executives. The case is pending before the Honorable John R. Padova in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

04/30/2014

HSH Nordbank AG v. UBS, et al.
An RMBS action against UBS

04/23/2014

In re Credit Default Swaps Antitrust Litigation
Labaton Sucharow is no stranger to Wall Street banks. Alongside with its securities practice, the Firm is not afraid to take on the big banks in antitrust actions involving complex financial derivative products.

04/23/2014

Freedman v. Weatherford International, Ltd.
On September 14, 2012, Labaton Sucharow filed the Amended Class Action Complaint on behalf of plaintiffs in the securities class action against Weatherford International, Ltd. (Weatherford).

04/22/2014

Bank Hapoalim v. Morgan Stanley et al.
A case in connection with the issuance of sub-prime residential mortgage-backed securities

01/28/2014

In re Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. Securities Litigation
On January 29, 2013, Labaton Sucharow, as co-lead counsel, filed an Amended Complaint on behalf of injured investors against wireless solutions provider, Ubiquiti, Inc.

09/01/2011

Arkansas Teacher Retirement System v. State Street Corp.
Labaton Sucharow represents the Arkansas Teacher Retirement System ("ATRS") in a class action against State Street Corporation and certain affiliated entities asserting violations of the Massachusetts Consumer Protection Act, Mass. Gen. Laws ch. 93A, and common law claims for breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, and negligent misrepresentation. The case is pending in the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts before Chief Judge Mark L. Wolf.

07/05/2011

In re Optiver Commodities Litigation
Labaton Sucharow is co-lead counsel in this lawsuit filed on behalf of a class of plaintiffs who traded light sweet crude oil, heating oil, and gasoline futures contracts at manipulated prices.

 

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