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23
Jan
2018

Faruqi & Faruqi Obtains Final Court Approval Of $13 Million Settlement On Behalf Of Shareholders Of Avalanche Biotechnologies, Inc.

Faruqi & Faruqi is pleased to announce that on January 19, 2018, the Honorable Marie S. Weiner, Judge of the California Superior Court of San Mateo County, granted final approval of the global settlement reached in In re Avalanche Biotechnologies Securities Litigation, No. 15-cv-03185 (JD) (N.D. Cal.) and the... READ MORE

8
Jan
2018

Faruqi & Faruqi Obtains Final Court Approval Of $2.95 Million Settlement In Rihn v. Acadia Pharmaceuticals, Inc. et al., 15-cv-00575-BTM-DHB (S.D. Cal.)

On January 8, 2018, the Honorable Barry Ted Moskowitz, Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of California, granted final approval of the settlement reached in Rihn v. Acadia Pharmaceuticals, Inc. et al.  Faruqi & Faruqi served as sole Lead Counsel on behalf of... READ MORE

1
Jan
2018

Katherine Lenahan, Megan Sullivan and Nina Varindani are now partners of the firm.

Faruqi & Faruqi is proud to announce that Katherine Lenahan, Megan Sullivan and Nina Varindani have all been made partners of the Firm.  Congratulations!... READ MORE

25
Oct
2017

Innessa M. Huot made Partner with the Firm

Faruqi & Faruqi is proud to announce that Innessa Melamed Huot is now a partner with the Firm.  Innessa heads the employment practice group and represents employees across the country in individual and wage and hour class action litigation. Congratulations Innessa!    ... READ MORE

16
Oct
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi Defeats Motion to Dismiss in Consumer Class Action Against Asahi Beer U.S.A., Inc.

On October 16, 2017, United States District Court Judge John A. Kronstadt of the Central District of California denied in its entirety Asahi Beer U.S.A.’s motion to dismiss. The Court sustained plaintiffs’ claims alleging that Asahi Beer misleads consumers into believing its Asahi Super Dry beer is brewed in... READ MORE

11
Oct
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi, Co-Lead Counsel, Announce Final Approval of a $5.6 Million Settlement in the CPA Global Class Action

Honorable T.S. Ellis, III of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia granted Final Approval of the Class Action Settlement in Run Them Sweet, LLC et al. v. CPA Global, Ltd. et al., No. 16-cv-1347.  Faruqi & Faruqi, as co-lead counsel, represent the Plaintiff and... READ MORE

4
Oct
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi, Lead-Counsel, Announces Final Approval of Settlement on Behalf of Sales Agents in the Safe Auto Wage & Hour Class Action

Faruqi & Faruqi is pleased to announce final approval of the hard-fought settlement in Strong et al. v. Safe Auto Insurance Group, Inc. et al., No. 16-cv-765, in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio.  The class action settlement represents a remarkable 82% recovery of... READ MORE

3
Oct
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi, Co-Lead Counsel, Obtains Final Court Approval of Historic Data Breach Shareholder Derivative Case, In re The Home Depot Shareholder Derivative Litigation

On October 2, 2017, the Honorable Thomas W. Thrash, Jr., Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, granted final approval of the proposed settlement in In re The Home Depot, Inc., Shareholder Derivative Litigation, Lead Case No. 1:15-CV-2999-TWT. F&F, as co-lead counsel,... READ MORE

15
Sep
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, Co-Lead Counsel, Obtains Final Court Approval of $5.9 Million Settlement on Behalf of Comverge, Inc. Shareholders

On September 8, 2017, the Honorable Tamika Montgomery-Reeves, Vice Chancellor of the Delaware Court of Chancery, granted final approval of the proposed settlement in In re Comverge Shareholders Litigation, C.A. No. 7368-VCMR.  F&F, as co-lead counsel, represent stockholders who held Comverge, Inc. (“Comverge”) common stock (the “Class”) at the... READ MORE

15
Sep
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, Lead Counsel, Secures Preliminary Approval of a $13 Million Settlement in In re Avalanche Biotechnologies, Inc. Shareholder Litigation

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP is pleased to announce that the Court has preliminarily approved a settlement in In re Avalanche Biotechnologies, Inc. Shareholder Litigation.  The settlement provides for a cash payment of $13 million in exchange for the release of the claims alleged in the federal securities class action... READ MORE

26
Aug
2017

Faruqi & Faruqi Is Appointed Lead Counsel to Represent Genworth Investors for False and Misleading Statements Regarding $2.7 Billion Sale of Company

After a protracted and closely watched lead plaintiff fight, Faruqi & Faruqi LLP prevailed, and, along with its co-counsel, Kahn Swick & Foti LLC, was appointed lead counsel in the case of Rice et al. v. Genworth Financial Inc. et al., case number 3:17-cv-00059, pending in United States District... READ MORE

3
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

28
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

26
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

21
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

21
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

20
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

7
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

13
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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