Latest News for: Litigation funds


City could get part of PFAS settlement

Traverse City Record-Eagle 09 Dec 2023
Settlement money could be one way local governments could fund their response to PFAS contamination, Smith said. “So this is just one financial lever, this litigation lever, that our clients can pull to get much-needed funding to clean up the mess created by these companies,” he said.

New Report Shows Which States Pay the Most for Litigating Police Misconduct Cases

The Epoch Times 09 Dec 2023
The study, obtained by The Epoch Times in a press release, is based on data gathered through research conducted by High Rise Financial, a pre-settlement legal funding company.

Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossman LLP and Morris Kandinov LLP Announce Notice of Pendency and ...

Victoria Advocate 08 Dec 2023
If you are a member of the Settlement Class, your rights will be affected by the pending Action and the Settlement, and you may be entitled to share in the Net Settlement Fund.�If you have not yet received the Notice, you may obtain a copy of the Notice by contacting the ...

Madoff Trustee Requests Allocation of More Than $66 Million to Customer Fund and Court Approval ...

Longview News-Journal 08 Dec 2023
Their success has also encouraged other defendants to negotiate settlements to avoid the expense of litigation, which in turn permits us to return more Madoff stolen funds to their rightful owners," said Mr ... "We are proud to have recovered more stolen funds than any liquidation case of its kind, but our work is not done.


The Eagle-Tribune 08 Dec 2023
A lead plaintiff is a representative party acting on behalf of other class members in directing the litigation ... In addition to representing individual investors, the Firm has been retained by some of the largest public and private pension funds in the country to monitor their assets and pursue litigation on their behalf.

Council approves acceptance of multiple grants; discuss future improvements

The Daily Independent - Ridgecrest 08 Dec 2023
Bruen responded by saying that operating a 24-hour emergency clinic would require a veterinary host that would be willing to fund their own operational costs ... Goal three is identify and secure state and federal funding for well litigation and assistance in consolidation.

Will the GOP Fight Anti-White Hate on Campus?, by Gregory Hood

The Unz Review 08 Dec 2023
Bill Ackman is a billionaire hedge fund manger who runs Pershing Square Capital Management. He’s also a Harvard grad ... Dr ... Ackman says she was appointed president to meet DEI targets ... Rep ... Gay ... Mr ... Mr ... It would withhold funding from schools that break the law ... At the least, it might tie universities down in litigation, and maybe even lead to cuts in funding.

Former Post Office investigator called subpostmaster campaigners ‘crooks’

Computer Weekly 08 Dec 2023
In 2018, Justice For Subpostmasters Alliance took the Post Office to the High Court in a group litigation order (GLO) and proved the Horizon software was to blame for unexplained errors ... Group litigation against Post Office being prepared in Horizon dispute ... Post Office faces group litigation over Horizon IT as subpostmasters fund class action.

Nanoco fulfilling its objectives to become fully funded new tech business

The Business Desk 07 Dec 2023
At its Runcorn site, work is under way to fit out a significant new device facility which will extend the range of services it can offer customers as well as accelerating the development of new materials, financed by the retained funds from the litigation earmarked for investment.

J.S. Held Consulting Experts Recognized by Who's Who Legal (WWL)

Longview News-Journal 07 Dec 2023
Our team develops industry-leading reports at site-specific locations with stringent methodologies for litigation purposes ... Our team delivers actionable intelligence to support recoveries in large-scale litigation and arbitration claims, judgments, and awards acting for corporations, banks, law firms, hedge funds, and litigation funders.

HASA disappointed with passing of NHI Bill, citing disregard for its proposals

Eye Witness News 07 Dec 2023
It says the moved happened without any of its proposals being taken on board ... HASA said the NHI Bill has failed to deal with issues such as staff shortages and the funding model for universal health care. READ. SA can't afford litigation if NHI signed into law in current form - Business SA ... "We have issues with the single funder model ... .

Viemed to Centralize Market for Common Shares on NASDAQ Through Voluntary Delisting from TSX

The Eagle-Tribune 07 Dec 2023
the general business, market and economic conditions in the regions in which the Company operates; the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the actions taken by governmental authorities, individuals and companies in response to the pandemic on our business, financial condition and ...

STATE COLUMN: Generally Speaking: Oklahoma's future is bright

The Norman Transcript 07 Dec 2023
Whether the overreach is related to the lesser prairie chicken or depriving our state from desperately needed federal funds in an effort to punish Oklahoma for its pro-life law, my office is actively pursuing litigation opposing the Biden Administration’s wrongheaded zeal to overregulate.

From the Boy Scouts to the Catholic Church, an upcoming Supreme Court ruling may mean ...

Auburnpub dot com 07 Dec 2023
... for a release from liability on claims of alleged abuse, Catholic parishes, schools, and other diocesan entities contribute significant sums to a common fund, maximizing the recovery for abuse claimants and relieving them of the struggle to recover in piecemeal litigation.”.

Faculty reacts to ruling against use of Voting Rights Act provision

Daily Bruin 07 Dec 2023
UCLA experts discussed the decision of a federal appeals court to rule against the use of a key provision of the Voting Rights Act ... U.S ... Supreme Court ... Hasen said the lack of lawyers and funds for litigation leads private individuals and groups to file lawsuits under Section 2 instead – usually in cases regarding discrimination in redistricting.