City sues drug giants

November 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Christina Carrafiell Nov 14, 2017 Contributing Reporter City Hall filed a lawsuit on Nov. 7 against Purdue Pharma and other pharmaceutical manufacturers and distributors, alleging that they are contributing to the opioid crisis in New [...]

BANKS LOSE BID TO END ISDAFIX CLASS ACTION

March 28th, 2016|0 Comments

Law360, New York (March 28, 2016, 5:38 PM ET) -- A federal judge in New York on Monday allowed a putative class action alleging a host of banks manipulated an interest rate derivative benchmark to [...]

RISE OF THE CLAIMANT FIRMS

October 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

Global Competition Review Country Survey Issue: Volume 19 - Issue 1 Tom Webb It's early days for Scott + Scott, the UK branch of the top US claimant-side firm. It's only been operational in London [...]

BARCLAYS TO PAY $384M, HSBC $285M IN FOREX CASE

October 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

Law360, New York (October 22, 2015, 4:10 PM ET) -- Barclays PLC agreed to pay $384 million and HSBC Holdings PLC will pay $285 million as part of a broader, $2 billion settlement of claims that banks manipulated the [...]

UK BANK TRIO AGREE $924M FOREX-RIGGING BILL

October 19th, 2015|0 Comments

By Mark Kleinman,‎ City Editor - Sky News Barclays, HSBC and RBS have been hit by another massive bill in the mounting FX-rigging scandalBarclays, HSBC and RBS have been hit by another massive bill in [...]

SCOTT & SCOTT’S LONDON CALLING GROWS STRONGER

October 19th, 2015|0 Comments

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 [...]

LEADING QC FIGHTS TESCO OVER PROFITS SCANDAL

May 20th, 2015|0 Comments

SKY News By Mark Kleinman, City Editor A prominent barrister who fought against a challenge to Liverpool FC's last change of ownership is to represent Tesco shareholders in a legal battle over the retailer's profit [...]

BOFA REACHES SETTLEMENT IN FOREX CLASS ACTION

April 16th, 2015|0 Comments

Law360: Law360, New York (April 16, 2015, 8:41 AM ET) -- Bank of America Corp. on Thursday became the third global bank to reach a settlement in an antitrust class action alleging that it was part [...]