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Locke Lord LLP | USA | 21 Jul 2010
ERISA litigation: an update from the ALI-ABA conference on financial and insurance litigation
ERISA litigation, once considered a dull backwater of the law, has been gaining increased interest and attention in recent years: the result of an aging population and an increasingly sophisticated and aggressive plaintiffs' bar.
Locke Lord LLP | USA | 18 Sep 2009
Court gives preliminary approval to Merrill Lynch's settlement of a subprime-related securities class action
On August 24, 2009, the US District Court for the Southern District of New York preliminarily approved a $150 million settlement of a subprime-related securities class action pending against Merrill Lynch and several of its directors and officers styled, Louisiana Sheriff's Pension and Relief Fund v. Conway et al.