SCOTT+SCOTT TO OPEN LONDON OFFICE

July 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

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 [...]

INGENIX ANTITRUST CLASS ACTIONS

June 25th, 2009|0 Comments

Two class actions have been filed by Scott+Scott LLP on behalf of people that received insufficient reimbursement from their health insurance companies for out-of-network services. The individual members of the class were cheated, according to [...]

REGIONS FINANCIAL INJUNCTION

June 24th, 2009|0 Comments

Download Regions Financial TRO Alabama State Court Judge Houston Brown entered a temporary restraining order today, prohibiting Regions Financial Corp.'s 25 most highly paid executives for fiscal years 2006-2008 from dissipating tens of millions of [...]

THE GLOBALIZATION OF ACCOUNTING STANDARDS

October 23rd, 2008|0 Comments

Over 100 countries, including all of the European Union, utilize International Financial Reporting Standards (“IFRS”), which is the universally accepted accounting standard for the majority of non-North American companies. Until last year, a foreign entity [...]

SCOTT + SCOTT LLP PURSUES INFLATED OUT-OF-NETWORK HEALTHCARE FEES

October 23rd, 2008|0 Comments

In early 2008, attention was called to an alleged scheme within the health insurance industry whereby insurance companies under-reimburse their members for "out-of-network fees." Because they receive insufficient reimbursements from their health insurance company, individual [...]

SO WHAT EXACTLY IS THE “PSLRA?”

September 23rd, 2008|0 Comments

When involved in a securities class action lawsuit as either a plaintiff or defendant, one frequently hears references made to the “PSLRA.” The PSLRA was enacted in 1995 and changed the manner in which class [...]

SCOTT + SCOTT FIGHTS DISCRIMINATION

August 23rd, 2008|0 Comments

Scott + Scott was recently retained along with the law firm of Levy Ratner and the Center for Constitutional Rights to represent the Vulcan Society in their lawsuit against the City of New York. The [...]

REVISITING THE OPTIONS BACKDATING SCANDAL

August 23rd, 2008|0 Comments

Amid all the attention being given to the current “subprime meltdown,” it might be easy to forget that only a year ago “options backdating” was the hot topic. Options backdating may now even seem passé, [...]

INSTITUTIONAL INVESTORS BEGIN TO EMBRACE LEAD PLAINTIFF ROLE

August 23rd, 2008|0 Comments

Despite the benefits of serving as a Lead Plaintiff and despite Congress’s stated goal of trying to encourage more active participation by institutional investors in leading securities litigation, institutions appeared initially hesitant to seek Lead [...]

BECOMING A LEAD PLAINTIFF

August 23rd, 2008|0 Comments

Typically, once an action is initiated on behalf of a class of investors in a case where significant damages are alleged, a number of related actions with similar factual allegations and causes of actions will [...]

LANDMARK DISABILITY CLASS CERTIFIED AGAINST UPS

July 17th, 2007|0 Comments

COLCHESTER, Conn., July 17, 2007 -- United Parcel Service (UPS) (NYSE:UPS), the world's largest package delivery company, found itself on the losing end of a landmark court decision yesterday. Federal Judge Joy Flowers Conti, of [...]

PRICELINE STOCK SUIT SETTLES FOR $80 MILLION

January 5th, 2007|0 Comments

In 2000, when the dot.com bubble burst, one of the highest-flying Internet companies to crash was Stamford-based Priceline.com, known for bargain airline, hotel and car rental rates, and its zany celebrity pitchman William Shatner. The [...]

PORTFOLIO MONITORING AND THE EUROPEAN INSTITUTIONAL INVESTOR

November 23rd, 2006|0 Comments

According to recent studies, European institutional in­vestors are leaving billions of dollars on the table when it comes to filing claims in securities class action settle­ments. The dollar amounts are staggering. US-based investor class actions [...]

SCOTT + SCOTT CO-CHAIRS INAUGURAL PENSION FORUM

October 1st, 2006|0 Comments

COLCHESTER, CT, Oct. 2006 -- On September 21-22, 2006, Scott + Scott co-chaired the first assembled Middle Atlantic Public Employee Retirement Systems Forum (MATPERS) in Gaithersburg, Maryland. The conference included public pension plans from New [...]