Cases & Investigations
On June 6, 2006, investors in Ernst & Young’s PICO tax shelter represented by Berger Montague brought suit against Ernst & Young, among other defendants in a case captioned Abessinio v. Ernst & Young LLP, et al., 106 Civ. 02777 (LTS) (S.D.N.Y.). Berger Montague and Ernst & Young used a creative structure of a group settlement […]
Berger Montague serves as lead counsel in a federal securities class action brought against Adams Golf and its top officers and directors in connection with Adams Golf’s initial public offering (the “IPO”) in 1998. The case also names as defendants the underwriters for the IPO.
In 2001, the firm, as co-lead counsel, obtained a class settlement for investors of $75 million cash.
As co-lead counsel representing the New Hampshire Retirement System, Berger Montague also helped secure substantial corporate governance benefits.
Berger Montague, PC is Lead Counsel in this securities fraud class action involving Bally Total Fitness Holding Corporation (“Bally”).
Berger Montague represents a class of shareholders who alleged that the lab equipment maker, Beckman Coulter, Inc., did not disclose product quality and regulatory issues that hurt the company’s stock price in a timely fashion.
The firm represented lead plaintiffs as co-lead counsel and obtained $29.25 million cash settlement and an additional $6,528,371 in dividends for a gross settlement value of $35,778,371.
The firm, as co-lead counsel, obtained a settlement of $35 million for the benefit of the class.
Berger Montague filed a class action suit against Carreker Corporation and certain of its officers, on behalf of all persons or entities who purchased Carreker common stock from July 30, 1999 to December 10, 2002.
The firm, as co-lead counsel, obtained a settlement of $93 million for the benefit of bond and stock purchaser classes.