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ASIC loses appeal in Oil-for-Food case against AWB exec
Article April 24, 2018 12:52 pm By Christine Caulfield

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission has lost its appeal in a case against a former Australian Wheat Board senior executive over an alleged kickback […]

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Judge cuts Squire Patton Boggs, Piper Alderman fees in $19M Arasor deal
Securities April 18, 2018 11:37 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

A judge has signed off on a $19.25 million settlement in a shareholder class action brought against directors of defunct laser technology company Arasor International […]

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Judge OKs class settlement with Wickham Securities’ trustee
Securities April 18, 2018 10:58 pm By Christine Caulfield

A judge has signed off on a multi-million dollar settlement in a class action by retirees who claim they lost $27 million with the collapse […]

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At S&P class action trial, city treasurer accused of being ‘careless’
Class Actions April 14, 2018 1:38 pm By Miklos Bolza

A former treasurer for Coffs Harbour City Council was “careless” for not analysing the financial products he invested millions of dollars of the city’s funds […]

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Shine confident it can defend Quinn shareholder suit
Securities March 1, 2018 7:19 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Publicly traded class action law firm Shine Lawyers has assured investors it can wage a successful defence against a $250 million lawsuit by Quinn Emanuel […]

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Australian litigation funder values caseload at $4.7B
Class Actions February 26, 2018 2:38 pm By Christine Caulfield

It might be in the glare of a government inquiry, but business is booming for Australian litigation backer IMF Bentham, which says its estimated caseload […]

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GetSwift hit with $300M shareholder class action
Class Actions February 21, 2018 8:56 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

Squire Patton Boggs has brought a shareholder class action worth potentially $300 million against logistics software company GetSwift and its director, former AFL player Joel […]

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Vodafone faces US action after trouble with Aussie regulator
Securities February 16, 2018 11:58 am By Cat Fredenburgh

Vodafone has been hit with a class action in the US alleging it failed to inform shareholders that it violated Australian law by selling pre-paid […]

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IOOF shareholder gets discovery ok for possible class action
Class Actions May 18, 2018 9:18 pm By Cat Fredenburgh

An IOOF shareholder mulling a class action against the financial services company over reports that it failed to inform ASIC about allegations of misconduct by […]

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Quinn Emanuel brings class action against AMP
Class Actions May 9, 2018 10:05 pm By Christine Caulfield

Law firm Quinn Emanuel has filed the first shareholder class action against AMP ahead of the beleaguered company’s annual general meeting on Thursday. The case […]

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