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BR&B Partner Presents at ABA Antitrust Panel

6/29/2021 - Barrack, Rodos & Bacine partner Jeffrey Gittleman was a presenter on a panel sponsored by the American Bar Association Sections of Antitrust Law and Civil Practice and Procedure titled “Discovery Nuts and Bolts: Depositions.”  Among other topics, Mr. Gittleman spoke about how deposition protocols can streamline deposition discovery in complex class actions, considerations for remote depositions and best practices for multi-party depositions.  Please contact Mr.

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Settlement Alert: In re WageWorks, Inc. Securities Litigation

5/14/2021 - Lead Plaintiffs, the Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi, the Government Employees’ Retirement System of the Virgin Islands (“VIGERS”), and the Public Employees Retirement Association of New Mexico, on behalf of themselves and the Settlement Class of investors in the common stock of WageWorks, Inc. (“WageWorks”) and defendants in In re: WageWorks, Inc.

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Court Upholds Securities Fraud Claims Against Energy Transfer LP in Pipeline Suit

4/6/2021 - After full briefing and oral argument, a Philadelphia federal court rejected Energy Transfer’s bid to escape a securities class action lawsuit based on its alleged false statements to investors concerning two major pipeline construction projects across the state of Pennsylvania. 

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Barrack, Rodos & Bacine Named as Interim Class Counsel in COVID-Related Business Interruption Insurance Cases Against Cincinnati Insurance Company

12/22/2020 - Barrack, Rodos & Bacine has brought a number of class action lawsuits against several insurance companies that have uniformly denied the claims of businesses forced to either shut down entirely or offer limited service as a result of government orders relating to the COVID-19 pandemic. The complaints in those cases allege that the companies’ denial of the claims was improper and that the claims under the policies’ business interruption and related coverages should have been honored.

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Barrack, Rodos & Bacine Files Detailed Securities Class Action Complaint on Behalf of Energy Transfer LP Investors

6/15/2020 - BR&B clients, the Iowa Public Employees’ Retirement System and the Denver Employees Retirement Plan, along with three additional public pension funds, were appointed in March 2020 to serve as the Lead Plaintiffs in the securities class action brought on behalf of purchasers of common units of Energy Transfer LP (“Energy Transfer” or the “Partnership”).  The class action is pending in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania (Case No. 2:20-cv-00200-GAM), before the Honorable Gerald A. McHugh.

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Settlement Alert: In re Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc. Securities Litigation

7/10/2019 - Lead Plaintiff, the Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi, on behalf of itself and a class of investors in the common stock of Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc. (“Roadrunner”) and defendants in In Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc.

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