Novo Nordisk A/S Class Action Deadline

NVO INVESTORS ALERT: Lieff Cabraser Reminds Investors of Deadline in Class Action Against Novo Nordisk A/S

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – (February 28, 2017) – The law firm of Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP reminds investors of the upcoming deadline to move for appointment as lead plaintiff in securities class litigation brought on behalf of investors who purchased or otherwise acquired the securities of Novo Nordisk A/S (“Novo Nordisk” or the “Company”) (NYSE: NVO) between February 5, 2015 and October 27, 2016, inclusive (the “Class Period”). [Read more…]

MNK INVESTORS ALERT: Lieff Cabraser Reminds Investors of Deadline in Class Action Against Mallinckrodt plc

MNK INVESTORS ALERT: Lieff Cabraser Reminds Investors of Deadline in Class Action Against Mallinckrodt plc

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – (February 28, 2017) – The law firm of Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP reminds investors of the upcoming deadline to move for appointment as lead plaintiff in securities class litigation brought on behalf of investors who purchased or otherwise acquired the securities of Mallinckrodt plc (“Mallinckrodt” or the “Company”) (NYSE: MNK) between November 25, 2014 and January 18, 2017, inclusive (the “Class Period”). [Read more…]

Universal Health Services Class Action Deadline

UHS INVESTORS NOTICE: Lieff Cabraser Reminds Investors of Deadline in Class Action Against Universal Health Services, Inc.

Lieff Cabraser reminds investors of the upcoming deadline to move for appointment as lead plaintiff in securities class litigation brought on behalf of investors who purchased or otherwise acquired the publicly traded securities of Universal Health Services, Inc. (“UHS” or the “Company”) (NYSE: UHS) between February 26, 2015 and December 7, 2016, inclusive (the “Class Period”). [Read more…]

MNK INVESTORS ALERT: Lieff Cabraser Announces Securities Class Action Against Mallinckrodt plc

MNK INVESTORS ALERT: Lieff Cabraser Announces Securities Class Action Against Mallinckrodt plc

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – (February 13, 2017) – The law firm of Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP announces that class action litigation has been filed on behalf of investors who purchased or otherwise acquired the securities of Mallinckrodt plc (“Mallinckrodt” or the “Company”) (NYSE: MNK) between November 25, 2014 and January 18, 2017, inclusive (the “Class Period”). [Read more…]

UHS INVESTORS ALERT: Lieff Cabraser Announces Securities Class Action Against Universal Health Services, Inc.

Universal Health Services Investor Alert

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – The law firm of Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP announces that class action litigation has been filed on behalf of investors who purchased or otherwise acquired the publicly traded securities of Universal Health Services, Inc. (“UHS”) (NYSE: UHS) between February 26, 2015 and December 7, 2016, inclusive (the “Class Period”). [Read more…]

THC INVESTORS ALERT: Lieff Cabraser Announces Securities Class Action Against Tenet Healthcare Corporation

THC INVESTORS ALERT: Lieff Cabraser Announces Securities Class Action Against Tenet Healthcare Corporation

Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP announces that class action litigation has been filed on behalf of investors who purchased or otherwise acquired the securities of Tenet Healthcare Corporation (“Tenet”) (NYSE: THC) between February 28, 2012 and October 3, 2016, inclusive (the “Class Period”). [Read more…]

Michael Miarmi to Discuss Fraud-on-the-Market Theory

Michael Miarmi to Discuss Fraud-on-the-Market Theory

Lieff Cabraser attorney Michael Miarmi will participate in a live CLE webcast addressing landmark securities fraud decisions on December 17, 2015. “Fraud-on-the-Market Theory: Presumption and Other Significant Issues and Updates in 2016 and Beyond Live Webcast” will be held on Thursday, December 17 from noon to 12 p.m. (Eastern). The discussion will center around the June 2014 U.S. Supreme Court decision in Halliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund, Inc. in which the foundation of securities class actions was called into question. [Read more…]

GNC INVESTORS ALERT: Lieff Cabraser Announces Securities Class Action Against GNC Holdings, Inc.

GNC Holdings Securities Class Action

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 GNC Holdings, Inc. (“GNC” or the “Company”) (NYSE: GNC) between May 2, 2013 and October 22, 2015, inclusive (the “Class Period”). [Read more…]

Bruce Leppla to Speak at the Legal Executive Institute

Bruce Leppla to Speak at the Legal Executive Institute on Intellectual Property Valuation Issues in Merger and Acquisition Litigation

Lieff Cabraser attorney Bruce W. Leppla will be speaking at the Legal Executive Institute’s October 8, 2015 meeting on Board of Director fiduciary duties related to intellectual property valuation in the context of merger and acquisition (M&A) activity. With the dramatic rise of M&A activity involving the acquisition of companies with valuable intellectual property, the issue arises as to whether the Board of the company to be acquired has taken appropriate steps to value its intellectual property. Conventional valuation methods (e.g., discounted cash flow analysis, the use of comparables, etc.) may be of limited help. Mr. Leppla will examine the legal standards with respect to board fiduciary duty in this area and also review new, more innovative financial methods to assess valuation.

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