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Lieff Cabraser Announces Class Action Litigation Against Trinity Industries, Inc. - TRN

Class Action Litigation Filed Against Trinity Industries, Inc. - TRN

The law firm of Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP announces that class action litigation has been brought on behalf of investors who purchased or otherwise acquired the securities of Trinity Industries, Inc. ("Trinity" or the "Company") (NYSE: TRN) between February 16, 2012 and April 29, 2015, inclusive (the "Class Period").

Rachel Geman Comments on Concerns of Wall Street Whistleblowers Highlighted in New Study

Rachel Geman comments on concerns of Wall Street Whistleblowers highlighted in new study

The same week five mega banks agreed to pay more than $5 billion to settle criminal charges that they manipulated interest or currency exchange rates, the Washington Post reports that a study has been released highlighting that "despite all the talk about cultural reform, plenty of Wall Street workers say they still witness wrongdoing at their firms."

Daily Journal Recognizes Elizabeth Cabraser and Kelly Dermody as Top 100 Women Lawyers


The Daily Journal recently published its annual list of 100 leading women lawyers in California. Lieff Cabraser attorneys Elizabeth J. Cabraser and Kelly M. Dermody were both named as Top Women Lawyers for 2015.

Todd Walburg Moderates and Speaks at SFTLA Program on Life Care Planning


Lieff Cabraser attorney Todd A. Walburg will be serving as a moderator and speaker for the San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association (SFTLA) MCLE program "Life Care Planning for Serious Injury Cases" on June 9, 2015. The seminar will discuss the importance and process of life care planning for seriously injured clients. The program speakers will explain the logistics of preparing and valuing life care plans, as well as the process for utilizing life care plans for mediation, settlement and trial.

North Carolina Widow Calls on Medical Device Manufacturers and the FDA to Treat Patients as Their Highest Priority

--Husband Suffered "Excruciating Pain and Horrific Injuries" and Ultimately Died from Superbug Bacterial Infection Spread by Contaminated Medical Scope

North Carolina Widow Calls on Medical Device Manufacturers and the FDA to Treat Patients as Their Highest Priority

Washington, D.C. - May 15, 2015 - Carla Warner of Statesville, North Carolina, yesterday provided emotionally powerful testimony to a U.S. Food and Drug Administration Advisory Panel on the devastating impact of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) on her husband, Willie "Bill" Warner. The Panel was convened to examine the safety of certain medical scopes, called duodenoscopes, which have been linked to the outbreak of superbug infections at hospitals nationwide.

Rachel Geman Discusses Gender Pay Disparities at NELA/NY Spring Conference


Lieff Cabraser attorney Rachel Geman will be speaking on a distinguished panel at the New York City Conference on Representing Employees, hosted by the National Employment Lawyers Association/New York, on May 15, 2015. Geman will be discussing the topic of "Gender Pay Disparities: Enforcement, Litigation and Remedies."

Lexi Hazam Discusses Superbug Infections from Contaminated Medical Scopes

Over the last few months, news outlets have reported on outbreaks of antiobitic-resistant "superbug" infections at hospitals across the United States, infections alleged to have been caused by insufficiently cleaned and/or defectively designed medical scopes (duodenoscopes). The list of states with hospitals reporting superbug infection outbreaks includes California, Connecticut, Florida, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, and Washington.

GM Defect Death Toll Far Higher Than 100

GM Ignition - Defect Death Toll Far Higher Than 100

In response to reports that the fund created by GM to provide compensation to the families of people who died and persons seriously injured in accidents linked to GM ignition switch defect has approved its 100th settlement offer for a death claim, Elizabeth J. Cabraser of the national plaintiffs' law firm Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP, and Co-Lead Plaintiffs' Counsel in the GM ignition switch litigation in federal court issued the following statement today:

Joy A. Kruse and Dean M. Harvey Discuss Class Action Trends


Lieff Cabraser partners Joy A. Kruse and Dean M. Harvey will be discussing the latest trends in class actions at the Eleventh Annual Comprehensive Conference on Class Actions on June 4th & 5th in Seattle, Washington. Hosted by Law Seminars International, the conference will bring together distinguished practitioners in state and federal class actions. Ms. Kruse will address developments in securities law on a panel entitled "Raising Capital: Class Actions and Market Manipulation." Mr. Harvey will speak on the "Cases at the Intersection of Class Actions and Employee Protection Regulations" panel.

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