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Whistleblower News: SEC Seeking Tips on 10 Broker Dealers in High-Frequency Trading Investigation

July 18, 2014

Hagens Berman is dedicated to protecting the interests of whistleblowers and has been investigating this issue and related behavior for several years. The firm encourages whistleblowers to contact partner Shayne Stevenson by emailing ShayneS@hbsslaw.com or by calling 206-623-7292. More »

Hagens Berman Alerts Investors: 5 Days until Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Powersecure Securities Fraud Extended Class Action

July 18, 2014

Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP, an investor-rights law firm, alerts investors of the July 22, 2014 lead plaintiff deadline in a securities fraud class action against Powersecure International Inc. (NYSE: POWR) (“Powersecure” or “the Company”) following allegations that the company violated federal securities laws when it issued false information to investors about its revenue and business projections. More »

Hagens Berman Announces Securities Fraud Investigation against Lions Gate Entertainment and Sept. 9, 2014 Lead Plaintiff Deadline

July 16, 2014

Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP, an investor-rights law firm has launched a securities fraud investigation against Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (NYSE: LGF) (“Lionsgate” or “the Company”) following allegations that the film studio giant lied to its shareholders about the company’s transactions which prompted a probe from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Hagens Berman alerts investors of the Sept. 9, 2014, deadline to file for lead plaintiff. More »

Apple E-books proposed settlement could return $400 million to consumers

July 16, 2014

Today Hagens Berman attorneys representing a class of e-book purchasers announced they have reached a settlement with Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) for its role in an alleged price-fixing scheme which has the potential of returning $400 million to consumers. Hagens Berman litigated the case jointly with the attorneys general from 33 U.S. states and territories. More »

Big Pharma’s Love Affair with Opioids

July 8, 2014

I don’t know if it is human nature or a symptom of the increasingly chaotic nature of our lives that allows us to become accustomed – even accepting – of things that would have caused us angst, anger or frustration in years past. More »

Consumers Sue Fluidmaster Inc., Claim It Knowingly Sold Defective Toilet Parts, Causing Millions of Dollars in Damages

July 1, 2014

Consumers have filed a class-action lawsuit against Fluidmaster Inc., according to attorneys at Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro, claiming that the plumbing product and toilet repair company knowingly sold defective toilet connectors that spontaneously broke, causing millions of dollars in property damage at homeowners’ expense. More »

Hagens Berman’s Steve Berman Responds to Court Appointment as Interim Lead Counsel

June 26, 2014

Steve Berman, managing partner of Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP, has been appointed interim lead counsel in the class-action case against General Motors involving an ignition switch recall. More »

Student-Athlete Sues NCAA-Affiliated Baldwin Wallace University for Permitting Repeated Concussions

June 23, 2014

A former student-athlete has sued his former university claiming the school failed to recognize, diagnose, test or treat him for head trauma and symptoms of a concussion, and prematurely allowed him to return to full-contact football without proper evaluations while he was still reporting symptoms, causing him to have ongoing post-concussion syndrome, according to court documents filed by his attorneys, Hagens Berman. More »

Hagens Berman Announces Investigation into New GM Recalls Affecting more than 3.7 Million Vehicles

June 23, 2014

Consumer-rights law firm Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP has announced an investigation into recently issued recalls by General Motors (NYSE: GM) and urges consumers who have leased or owned one of the following vehicles to contact the firm by emailing GeneralMotors@HBSSlaw.com or calling 206-623-7292. More »

GM Car Owners Say GM’s Alleged Bungling of Safety Issues Damaged Brand, Value of all GM Cars and Sue for Damages

June 18, 2014

National consumer-rights law firm Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro today filed a potentially precedent-setting class-action law suit against General Motors (NYSE: GM), claiming that the automaker’s troubled history – including more than 20 million recalled vehicles worldwide – has so impacted the GM brand that all GM car owners, not just those subject to the ignition switch recall, have suffered economic damage through loss of resale value, and deserve compensation. More »