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Aug
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi Defeats Motion To Dismiss in Consumer Class Action against Craft Brew Alliance, Inc.

On August 3, 2017, United States District Court Judge Beth Labson Freeman of the Northern District of California largely denied a motion to dismiss filed by Craft Brew Alliance, Inc (“CBA”). The Court sustained a number of claims alleging that CBA mislead consumers into believing that its Kona Brewing... READ MORE

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Jul
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi Defeats Motion To Dismiss in Securities Action against GoPro, Inc.

On July 26, 2017, United States District Court Judge Claudia Wilken of the Northern District of California denied a motion to dismiss filed by GoPro, Inc. (“GoPro”) and certain of its executive officers and directors.  The Court sustained claims alleging that the defendants violated the federal securities laws by... READ MORE

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Jul
2017

Notice of Dismissal Without Prejudice of In Re Harman International Industries, Incorporated Stockholders Litigation Putative Class Action and Agreement Upon Attorneys’ Fees

If you held shares of Harman International Industries, Incorporated between November 14, 2016 and March 10, 2017 this Notice contains important information regarding the dismissal of a putative class action concerning the acquisition of Harman International Industries, Incorporated, and an agreement to pay attorneys’ fees and expenses to counsel... READ MORE

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Jul
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces Final Approval Of Settlement In In re InContact Shareholder Litigation

Faruqi & Faruqi is pleased to announce that at the final fairness hearing held on July 18, 2017, the Court approved the class action settlement in In re InContact Shareholder Litig., Case No. 160903695. F&F, as co-lead counsel, obtained significant equitable relief for InContact shareholders through the dissemination of... READ MORE

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Jul
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, Lead Counsel, Obtains Final Court Approval Of $6.25 Million Settlement In In re Geron Corporation Securities Litigation

On July 21, 2017, the Honorable Charles R. Breyer, United States District Judge for the Northern District of California, granted final approval of the settlement reached in In re Geron Corp. Sec. Litig., No: 3:14-CV-01224-CRB, for which Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP served as sole Lead Counsel on behalf of... READ MORE

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Jul
2017

F&F Opens Atlanta Office

Faruqi & Faruqi is pleased to announce the opening of its new Atlanta, Georgia office. The Atlanta Office will be headed by Bob Killorin, who is now a partner with the Firm.... READ MORE

20
Jul
2017

Atlanta lawyer, Robert Killorin, joins F&F as Partner

Robert (Bob) Killorin, an established Atlanta trial lawyer, is now a member of the Firm.  Bob will continue to litigate securities matters and consumer class actions nationwide.  Congratulations and best wishes to Bob!... READ MORE

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Jul
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi, Co-Lead Counsel, Announces Final Approval of $51 Million Settlement on Behalf of Consumers in Foster, et al. v. L-3 Communications EOTech, Inc., et al.

The Honorable Brian C. Wimes, United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri, granted Final Approval of the Class Action Settlement in Foster, et al. v. L-3 Communications EOTech, Inc., et al., No. 15-cv-03519.  The Settlement represents a full refund for participating class members in exchange for... READ MORE

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Jun
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, Wins Appeal in Caraco M&A Litigation

Faruqi & Faruqi, as co-lead counsel, is pleased to announce that the Michigan Appeals Court reversed and remanded the trial court’s decision dismissing the complaint in In re Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories Shareholder Litigation. This is a great victory for plaintiffs considering that Michigan law sets a higher bar than... READ MORE

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Jun
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces Preliminary Approval Of Settlement In Rihn v. ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, sole lead counsel,  is pleased to announce that the Court has preliminarily approved a settlement in Rihn v. ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc., Case No.: 15-CV-00575-BTM-DHB.  The settlement provides for a cash payment of $2.925 million in exchange for the release of all claims alleged in the... READ MORE

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May
2017

In re Lidoderm Antitrust Litigation, No. 14-md-2521-WHO (N.D. Cal.)

Important information for direct purchasers of Lidoderm about class certification. Click here for more information.... READ MORE

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May
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi Achieves Historic Settlement in In re The Home Depot, Inc. Shareholder Derivative Litigation

Faruqi & Faruqi, as co-lead counsel, achieved the first settlement ever in a data breach shareholder derivative lawsuit.  On April 21, 2017, Plaintiffs Cora Frohman and Mary Lou Bennek, on behalf of nominal defendant, The Home Depot (the “Home Depot” or the “Company”), reached an agreement-in-principle with the defendants... READ MORE

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Apr
2017

Ninth Circuit Lowers the Pleading Bar for “Fake Sale” Cases

Earlier this week, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a lower court’s decision dismissing a “fake sale” suit for lack of specificity. The class action suit brought by a California consumer alleges that defendant Neiman Marcus engaged in deceptive conduct by selling products at its “Last Call Store”... READ MORE

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Apr
2017

California’s Supreme Court pushes back on Concepcion

In a unanimous ruling earlier this month, the Supreme Court of California held that an arbitration agreement waiving the public’s right to seek class-wide injunctive relief violates public policy and is therefore unenforceable. The landmark decision in McGill v. Citibank, N.A., pushes back on the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision... READ MORE

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Apr
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi, Llp Announces Preliminary Approval Of Settlement In In Re Geron Corporation Securities Litigation

Faruqi & Faruqi LLP is pleased to announce that the Court has preliminarily approved a settlement in In re Geron Corp. Sec. Litig., Case No: 3:14-CV-01224-CRB.  The settlement provides for a cash payment of $6.25 million in exchange for the release of all claims alleged in the action.  As... READ MORE

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Mar
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi Reaches Settlement On Behalf Of Shareholders Of Avalanche Biotechnologies, Inc.

Faruqi & Faruqi is pleased to announce that on March 16, 2017, Plaintiffs, on behalf of themselves and a class of all persons who purchased the common stock of Avalanche Biotechnologies, Inc. (“Avalanche) traceable to the Avalanche IPO seeking to pursue remedies under the Securities Act of 1933 and/or... READ MORE

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Mar
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi recognized as one of the Top Law Firms representing plaintiffs (2009-2016), Lex Machina Securities Litigation Report 2017

Faruqi & Faruqi recognized as one of the Top Law Firms representing plaintiffs (2009-2016), Lex Machina Securities Litigation Report 2017 Click here to read the Law360 article.... READ MORE

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Mar
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi Obtains Significant Victory On Behalf of Consumers in Becerra et al. v. General Motors LLC

On March 10, 2017, the Honorable William Q. Hayes of the United States District Court for the Southern District of California denied, in part, Defendant’s Motion to Dismiss in Becerra et al. v. General Motors LLC, No. 15-cv-02365.  Judge Hayes found that Plaintiffs had sufficiently pled claims against General... READ MORE

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Mar
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Reaches Settlement On Behalf Of Investors In Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP is pleased to announce that on March 13, 2017, Lead Plaintiffs, on behalf of themselves and a class of all persons who purchased or otherwise acquired publicly-traded ACADIA common stock and/or call options in the United States or on the NASDAQ Global Select Market during... READ MORE

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Mar
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Reaches Settlement On Behalf Of Shareholders Of Geron Corporation

Faruqi & Faruqi is pleased to announce that on March 2, 2017, Lead Plaintiff Vinod Patel, on behalf of himself and a class of all persons who purchased Geron common stock between December 10, 2012 and March 11, 2014, reached a settlement with Geron Corporation, Dr. John A. Scarlett,... READ MORE

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