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Berger & Montague Cases

Pampers Diapers With Dry Max

Practice Area(s): Consumer Protection
Berger and Montague, P.C. and co-counsel filed the cases consolidated as In Re Dry Max Pampers Litigation, which is pending in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio against defendants Procter & Gamble Co., Procter &...

Parker v. American Isuzu Motors, Inc.

Status:Settled
Practice Area(s): Consumer Protection
In 2003, Berger & Montague filed a class action suit against American Isuzu Motors, Inc. and Isuzu Motors Ltd. on behalf of purchasers or lessees of 1998 and 1999 Isuzu Amigo and Rodeo automobiles who incurred economic damages in connection with...

Payment Card Interchange Fee and Merchant Discount Antitrust Litigation

Status:Settled
Settlement Amount: $7.25 billion
Practice Area(s): Antitrust
Berger & Montague is co-lead counsel for a Settlement Class of merchants who accepted Visa and/or MasterCard credit or signature debit cards since January of 2004 in an antitrust lawsuit that settled for approximately $5.2 billion and injunctive...

Pennsylvania Public School Employees' Retirement System v. Time Warner, Inc.

Status:Settled
Settlement Amount: $23 million
Practice Area(s): Securities Litigation
The Berger firm represented a group of pension funds seeking to recover for losses on their investments in AOL/Time Warner common stock. The case settled for $23 million.

Pet Foods Product Liability Litigation

Status:Settled
Settlement Amount: $24 million
Practice Area(s): Consumer Protection
The firm is one of plaintiffs' co-lead counsel in this multidistrict class action suit seeking to redress the harm resulting from the manufacture and sale of contaminated dog and cat food. Certain defendants recalled wheat gluten and/or rice protein...

PFG Best/Pergrine Futures Customer Account Class Action Lawsuit

Status:Pending
Practice Area(s): Commercial Litigation , Commodities & Options
Berger & Montague filed a class action on behalf of futures account holders of PFG Best/Peregrine, whose segregated account funds have been effectively frozen following reports of “accounting irregularities” at the futures brokerage firm and a reported suicide attempt by its founder and owner Russell R. Wasendorf, Sr.

Platinol Antitrust Litigation

Status:Settled
Settlement Amount: $50 million
Practice Area(s): Antitrust
North Shore Hematology/Oncology Associates brought this antitrust class action on behalf of itself and a class of direct purchasers of the cancer drug Platinol. Platinol is the brand-name version of the generic drug cisplatin. North Shore Hematology...

Premiere Technologies, Inc. Securities Litigation

Status:Settled
Settlement Amount: $20 million
Practice Area(s): Securities Litigation
The firm, as co-lead counsel, obtained a class settlement of over $20 million in combination of cash and common stock

Propane Exchange Tank Antitrust Lawsuit

Status:Pending
Practice Area(s): Antitrust
Berger & Montague serves as interim co-lead counsel representing direct purchasers of filled propane exchange tanks in a price-fixing lawsuit against the two dominant propane exchange tank manufacturers, Ferrellgas, L.P (doing business as Blue Rhino) and AmeriGas Propane, L.P.

Provident American Corp. and Provident Indemnity Life Insurance Company v. The Loewen Group, Inc. and Loewen Group International, Inc.

Status:Settled
Settlement Amount: $30 million
Practice Area(s): Commercial Litigation
Berger & Montague settled this individual claim, alleging a 10-year oral contract (despite six subsequent writings attempting to reduce terms to writing, each with materially different terms added, all of which were not signed), for a combined...

Provigil Direct Purchaser Antitrust Lawsuit

Status:Pending
Practice Area(s): Antitrust
Berger & Montague represents a proposed class of direct purchasers of Provigil (modafinil), a prescription drug which treats sleeping disorders and is manufactured and sold by defendant Cephalon, Inc. Just prior to the expected entry of generic...

PSINet, Inc. Securities Litigation

Status:Settled
Settlement Amount: $17.8 million
Practice Area(s): Securities Litigation
The firm, as co-lead counsel, obtained a settlement of $17.83 million on behalf of investors.

Public Bus Driver Unpaid Wage Lawsuits

Status:Under Investigation
Practice Area(s): Employment Law
Berger & Montague is currently investigating the pay practices of public transportation companies across the country. There are companies who are not paying public bus drivers for their pre- and post-shift work, which violates federal labor law.

Puerto Rico Cabotage Antitrust Litigation

Status:Settled
Settlement Amount: $52.25 million
Practice Area(s): Antitrust
Berger & Montague served as a court-appointed member of the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee in this case brought on behalf of a proposed class of direct purchasers of ocean shipping services between the United States and Puerto Rico, from the period...

Red Eagle Resources Corp., Inc. v. Baker Hughes, Inc.

Status:Settled
Settlement Amount: $52.5 million
Practice Area(s): Antitrust
The firm was a member of the plaintiffs' executive committee in this antitrust class action over drill bits which yielded a settlement of $52.5 million.

Refrigerant Compressors Antitrust Lawsuit

Status:Pending
Practice Area(s): Antitrust
Berger & Montague serves as one of plaintiffs' counsel on behalf of a proposed class of direct purchasers of refrigerant compressor products alleging that defendants fixed the prices of refrigerant compressor products during the period from January...

Relafen Antitrust Litigation

Status:Settled
Settlement Amount: $175 million
Practice Area(s): Antitrust
Berger & Montague was one of a small group of firms who prepared for the trial of this nationwide class action against GlaxoSmithKline, which was alleged to have used fraudulently-procured patents to block competitors from marketing less-expensive...

Remeron Antitrust Litigation

Status:Settled
Settlement Amount: $75 million
Practice Area(s): Antitrust
Berger & Montague was one of a small group of firms alleging that the manufacturer of this drug was paying its competitors to refrain from introducing less expensive generic versions of Remeron.

Richards v. RBS Citizens, N.A.

Status:Settled
Settlement Amount: $1.5 million
Practice Area(s): Consumer Protection , Insurance & Financial Products & Services , Lending Practices & Borrowers’ Rights
The firm filed a class action complaint in the United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island alleging RBS Citizens, N.A., d/b/a CCO Mortgage, Citizens Bank, and Charter One (collectively "Citizens Bank"), requires certain borrowers to purchase flood insurance in excess of what their mortgage contract and federal law require.

Rite Aid Corp Securities Litigation

Status:Settled
Settlement Amount: $334 million
Practice Area(s): Securities Litigation
The firm, as co-lead counsel, obtained settlements totaling $334 million against Rite Aid's outside accounting firm and certain of the company's former officers.

RJR Nabisco Securities Litigation

Status:Settled
Settlement Amount: $72 million
Practice Area(s): Securities Litigation
In this action, Berger & Montague represented individuals who sold RJR Nabisco securities prior to the announcement of a corporate change of control. This securities case settled for $72 million.

Robert S. Spencer, et al. v. The Arden Group, Inc., et al.

Status:Settled
Settlement Amount: Confidential
Practice Area(s): Commercial Litigation
Berger & Montague represented an owner of limited partnership interests in several commercial real estate partnerships in a lawsuit against the partnerships' general partner. The terms of the settlement are subject to a confidentiality agreement....

Robinson v. Housing Authority of The City of Newark Lawsuit

Status:Pending
Practice Area(s): Corporate Governance & Shareholder Rights
The case seeks to certify a class that includes all bondholders, and successors-in-interest, who hold or held the above Bonds on and through December 5, 2011 and have been damaged thereby. The complaint alleges state law claims for negligence and breaches of fiduciary duties against the Defendants.

Rochester Drug Co-Operative, Inc. v. Braintree Laboratories, Inc.

Status:Settled
Settlement Amount: $17.25 million
Practice Area(s): Antitrust
Berger and Montague served as co-lead counsel representing a certified class of direct purchasers of the drug Miralax. Plaintiffs alleged that Braintree Laboratories, Inc. unlawfully acquired and maintained monopoly power over a prescription drug known...

Ross v. American Express Co.

Status:Settled
Practice Area(s): Antitrust
Berger & Montague represented cardholders in a related case to In re Currency Conversion Fee Antitrust Litigation ("CCF I"), MDL No. 1409, Master File No. M21-95 (S.D.N.Y.) (Pauley, J.), in the same court. The lawsuit concerned the fees that...
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