Cases & Investigations
On February 16, 2015, Berger Montague filed a class action complaint against health insurer Anthem, Inc. arising from Anthem’s massive data breach. Computer hackers accessed Anthem’s computer servers and stole the personal and financial information of approximately 80 million Anthem customers and other individuals.
Berger Montague is investigating securities fraud allegations against AppHarvest, Inc. The Firm is investigating these claims on behalf of investors who purchased AppHarvest securities between May 17, 2021 and August 10, 2021
Berger Montague was Co-Lead Class Counsel in a nationwide class action settlement in the United States District Court for the District of Oregon. The action alleged that Bank of America, N.A. schemed to require certain borrowers to (1) purchase flood insurance at inflated cost due to the bank’s conduct, and (2) purchase flood insurance coverage in excess of the amount required by their mortgage contract or federal law.
The firm, led by Harold Berger, served as co-lead counsel and obtained a $30 million settlement for damages resulting from a very large oil spill.
As co-lead counsel representing the New Hampshire Retirement System, Berger Montague also helped secure substantial corporate governance benefits.
Berger Montague has filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of participants in the AT&T Retirement Savings Plan. The complaint alleges that, beginning not later than 2012, the fiduciaries in charge of the plan failed to leverage the plan’s huge size to hold down costs paid by plan participants.
Berger Montague is investigating securities fraud allegations against Athira Pharma, Inc. on behalf of investors who purchased Athira securities (NASDAQ: ATHA) between September 18, 2020 and June 17, 2021, including shares purchased on or traceable to the Company’s initial public offering in September 2020.
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.