Class Action Watch May 2009

  • Mortgage-Backed Securities Litigation: Hedge Funds vs. Banks
  • Fifth Circuit Applies CAFA to Louisiana Attorney General Action
  • Recent Wave of Case Law Rejects "Concealed Defect" Class Actions
  • The Third Circuit Joins the Majority with In Re Hydrogen Peroxide
  • After Bridge: RICO Class Actions at a Crossing
  • Second Circuit: Affirms Dismissal of "Foreign-Cubed" Securities Class Actions
  • Fifth Circuit Expands False Claims Act Qui Tam Provisions in Time for Debate over Stimulus Package Fraud