Synchrony Financial Securities Litigation

April 12, 2023. The Parties agreed to and the Court approved a $34 million settlement in a class action securities case involving Synchrony Financial. Plaintiffs alleged that Synchrony misrepresented the quality of its loan portfolio and underwriting practices. Professor Steven Feinstein of Babson College and Crowninshield Financial Research provided expert analysis and testimony on market […]

Apple Securities Litigation

February 4, 2022. The Court in Roseville Employees’ Retirement System, et al. v. Apple Inc., et al. (Northern District of California) certified a class of Apple stock investors who allegedly sustained losses caused by Apple misrepresenting how its products were faring in China. Professor Steven Feinstein of Babson College and Crowninshield Financial Research, Inc. conducted […]

Splunk Securities LitigationSplunk 

February 27, 2023. The parties in the Splunk Inc. Securities Litigation (Northern District of California) agreed to a $30 million class action settlement. Plaintiffs alleged that Splunk had falsely claimed that the company was on track to produce $1 billion in operating cash flow by 2023. Poor quarterly financial results that allegedly revealed previously concealed […]

Inovio Pharmaceuticals Securities Litigation 

January 18, 2023. The Parties agreed to and the Court approved a $44 million settlement in a class action lawsuit filed against Inovio Pharmaceuticals. Plaintiffs alleged that the Company made misleading statements about its ability to quickly produce an effective Covid-19 vaccine. According to Plaintiffs, the misrepresentation inflated the Company’s stock price and caused investor […]

AmTrust Financial Services Securities Litigation

November 16, 2022. The Parties agreed to and the Court approved a $13 million settlement in a class action securities lawsuit involving AmTrust Financial Services. Plaintiffs alleged that the company mislead investors by telling them the that the Company’s preferred shares would continue to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange after a planned […]

EQT Corporation Securities Litigation

August 11, 2022. The Court in EQT Corporation Securities Litigation (Western District of Pennsylvania) certified a class of common stock investors. Plaintiffs allege that Defendants misled investors by stating that EQT’s acquisition of Rice Energy would yield billions of dollars in synergies. Professor Steven Feinstein of Babson College and Crowninshield Financial Research provided expert analysis and deposition testimony establishing […]

Jeld-Wen Securities Litigation

November 22, 2021. The Court in the Jeld-Wen securities matter (Eastern District of Virginia) approved a $40 million class action settlement and plan of allocation. Plaintiffs alleged that Jeld-Wen failed to disclose its intentional anticompetitive conduct that violated federal antitrust law. Professor Steven Feinstein of Babson College and Crowninshield Financial Research provided expert analysis and testimony on […]

Restoration Robotics Securities Litigation

September 9, 2021. The Court approved a $4.175 million settlement and plan of allocation to resolve all claims in the Restoration Robotics securities class action lawsuit (Northern District of California San Jose Division). Plaintiff alleged that Restoration Robotics made materially false and misleading statements in the registration statement and prospectus for the company’s initial public […]

WageWorks Securities Litigation

August 20, 2021. The Court approved a $30 million settlement to end a securities class action lawsuit that was brought against WageWorks in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. Plaintiffs alleged that WageWorks improperly recognized revenue and falsely attested to the effectiveness of its internal controls over financial reporting. Crowninshield Financial […]

Sociedad Química y Minera Securities Litigation

April 26, 2021. The Court approved a $62.5 million settlement to end a securities class action lawsuit that was brought against SQM in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. Plaintiffs alleged, among other things, that SQM issued materially false and misleading statements regarding the Company’s failure to disclose that money […]