Class Action Watch May 2009

May 3, 2009

Charles M. Miller, George T. Conway III, Randy Maniloff, Ian Simmons, Alexander Okuliar, Karl Neudorfer, Troy Yoshino, Patrick Perez, Christopher Ralston, Bryan Bowdler, Erika C. Birg

  • 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

Class Action Watch May 2009