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SCOTT & SCOTT’S LONDON CALLING GROWS STRONGER

Ben Rigby - 19 October, 2015 Commercial Dispute Resolution The US claimant class action firm establishes new links with a leading London set as it develops further plans for Forex litigation. The tie-up adds an extra dimension to the competition between those rival firms chasing the same claims. At first blush, the combination of sharp-eyed [...]

2020-02-13T20:25:57-05:00October 19th, 2015|0 Comments

LAWYERS CIRCLE AS EUROPEANS EYE NEW ROUTE TO FX-RIGGING PAYOUTS

By Kirstin Ridley LONDON (Reuters) - Large companies and fund managers in Britain looking to sue banks over foreign exchange rigging are eyeing a fresh route to seeking damages, as a new law ushers in U.S.-style class actions for antitrust cases on Thursday. Litigators are hoping to replicate from Britain the success of U.S. class [...]

2020-02-13T20:25:57-05:00September 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

‘A HOLE IN THE MARKET’: SCOTT + SCOTT OPENS IN THE CITY WITH PLANS TO EXPLOIT CONFLICTS AND CASH IN ON COMPETITION CLASS ACTIONS

Legal Business - U.K. In anticipation of a boom in competition-based disputes as the Consumer Rights Act comes into force, US firm Scott+Scott is planning to kick-start its City offering by pursuing banks found guilty of manipulating the foreign exchange market in a multi-million pound lawsuit. The Connecticut-based litigation boutique hired Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer competition [...]

2020-02-13T20:25:58-05:00August 13th, 2015|0 Comments

BANKS BRACED FOR BILLIONS IN CIVIL CLAIMS OVER FOREX RATE RIGGING

Financial Times Emma Dunkley and Lindsay Fortado Global banks are facing billions of pounds-worth of civil claims in London and Asia over the rigging of currency markets, following a landmark legal settlement in New York. Barclays, Goldman Sachs, HSBC and Royal Bank of Scotland were among nine banks revealed last Friday to have agreed a [...]

2020-02-13T20:26:00-05:00August 13th, 2015|0 Comments

SCOTT+SCOTT TO OPEN LONDON OFFICE

23 July 2015 London: Scott+Scott Attorneys At Law LLP will be opening its first European office and Belinda Hollway, joining from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP, will be leading the office. Scott+Scott, with offices in New York, Connecticut, Ohio and California, has recovered billions of dollars on behalf of its clients in precedent-setting cases involving competition [...]

2020-02-13T20:26:01-05:00July 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

FOREX SETTLEMENTS HIT $2B AS GOLDMAN, 4 OTHERS REACH DEALS

By Evan Weinberger Law360, New York (August 13, 2015, 5:24 PM ET) -- Barclays PLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., BNP Paribas SA, HSBC Holdings PLC and the Royal Bank of Scotland PLChave agreed to settle class action litigation alleging they manipulated the $6 trillion foreign exchange market, bringing the total settlements to more than $2 [...]

2020-02-17T18:58:34-05:00August 13th, 2015|0 Comments

FOREX SUIT ADDS JAPANESE, CANADIAN, FRENCH, UK BANKS

By John Kennedy Law360, New York (July 31, 2015, 8:12 PM ET) -- Four foreign banks have been added as defendants to a class action that claims a number of banks orchestrated a conspiracy to rig the foreign exchange market, class counsel Scott & Scott LLP told a New York federal court on Friday. Canada's [...]

2020-02-17T18:58:45-05:00July 31st, 2015|0 Comments

SCOTT+SCOTT FILES NEW CLASS ACTION COMPLAINT IN FOREIGN EXCHANGE LAWSUIT

NEW YORK, July 31, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Scott+Scott Attorneys at Law LLP announces that it has filed a Second Consolidated Amended Class Action Complaint on behalf a proposed class in In re Foreign Exchange Benchmark Rates Antitrust Litigation, Case No. 1:13-cv-7789 (S.D.N.Y.). When the original complaint was filed in November of 2013, plaintiffs alleged that [...]

2020-02-17T18:59:25-05:00July 31st, 2015|0 Comments
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