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NACD New England Names Cathy Minehan President, Beth Boland Chair, and 5 New Directors to Board

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:08am

In addition to her service with the Boston Fed, Ms. Minehan served as Dean of the School of Management at Simmons College from 2011-16.

Key Points: 
  • In addition to her service with the Boston Fed, Ms. Minehan served as Dean of the School of Management at Simmons College from 2011-16.
  • The NACD New England Chapter is part of the larger NACD network, the only not-for-profit membership organization founded by and for corporate directors.
  • NACD is also part of the Global Network of Director Institutes, a 100,000-member-strong international collaboration of directors who share expertise from around the world.
  • Learn more about NACD New England Chapter membership and general governance information available online at www.NACDNE.org .

Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP Files Class Action Suit Against AstraZeneca plc

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 2:00am

Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP ( https://www.rgrdlaw.com/cases-astrazenecaplc-class-action-lawsuit.html ) today announced that it filed a class action on behalf of an institutional investor seeking to represent purchasers of AstraZeneca plc (NASDAQ:AZN) American Depositary Shares (ADSs) between May 21, 2020 and November 20, 2020, inclusive (the Class Period).

Key Points: 
  • Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP ( https://www.rgrdlaw.com/cases-astrazenecaplc-class-action-lawsuit.html ) today announced that it filed a class action on behalf of an institutional investor seeking to represent purchasers of AstraZeneca plc (NASDAQ:AZN) American Depositary Shares (ADSs) between May 21, 2020 and November 20, 2020, inclusive (the Class Period).
  • A lead plaintiff acts on behalf of all other class members in directing the AstraZeneca class action lawsuit.
  • The lead plaintiff can select a law firm of its choice to litigate the AstraZeneca class action lawsuit.
  • Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP is one of the worlds leading law firms representing investors in securities litigation.

DEADLINE ALERT: Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors That a Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 2:00am

Investors have until February 2, 2021 to apply to the Court to be appointed as lead plaintiff in the lawsuit.

Key Points: 
  • Investors have until February 2, 2021 to apply to the Court to be appointed as lead plaintiff in the lawsuit.
  • Northern Dynasty engages in the exploration of mineral properties in the United States.
  • The U.S. Army further found that the project, as currently proposed, cannot be permitted under section 404 of the Clean Water Act.
  • On November 25, 2020, Northern Dynasty reported that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers had rejected its permit applications related to the Pebble Project.

DEADLINE ALERT: Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors That a Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against Splunk, Inc. and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 2:00am

Investors have until February 2, 2021 to apply to the Court to be appointed as lead plaintiff in the lawsuit.

Key Points: 
  • Investors have until February 2, 2021 to apply to the Court to be appointed as lead plaintiff in the lawsuit.
  • After the markets closed on December 2, 2020, Splunk stunned the market when it announced its financial results for the third quarter of 2021.
  • When the true details entered the market, the lawsuit claims that investors suffered damages.
  • The firm represents individual and institutional investors in commercial, securities, derivative, and other complex litigation in state and federal courts across the country.

Environmental Groups Make Last Minute Attempt to Correct Major Error in a Defective Lawsuit Regarding the Tejon Ranch Conservation and Land Use Agreement

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 1:40am

This eleventh-hour effort to correct such a sloppy and glaring error relates to only one of the numerous defects in the complaint that Tejon Ranch Co. has raised in its motion to dismiss.

Key Points: 
  • This eleventh-hour effort to correct such a sloppy and glaring error relates to only one of the numerous defects in the complaint that Tejon Ranch Co. has raised in its motion to dismiss.
  • They attempted to salvage their misguided accusations only when a hearing by the court on their defective approach was imminent.
  • Tejon Ranch Company has an ethic of stewardship and a legacy of protecting ranch lands spanning more than 175 years.
  • To ensure the conservation easements on these lands would be managed, the Tejon Ranch Conservancy was created.

Schulte Roth & Zabel Presents Its 30th Annual Private Investment Funds Seminar

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 10:53pm

Schulte Roth & Zabel (SRZ) is hosting its 30th Annual Private Investment Funds Seminar today.

Key Points: 
  • Schulte Roth & Zabel (SRZ) is hosting its 30th Annual Private Investment Funds Seminar today.
  • At the forefront of the asset management industry, SRZ has unparalleled experience advising private investment funds.
  • The seminar will also include a conversation with Afsaneh Beschloss, founder of RockCreek and former chief investment officer of the World Bank.
  • With a great depth of practice, SRZ advises on the formation and operation of a wide array of funds with varying investment strategies, including hedge funds, private equity funds, credit funds, distressed funds, real estate funds, activist funds and hybrid funds, among others.

Sauder Schelkopf & Lieff Cabraser File Class Action Sexual Abuse Lawsuit Against Devereux Foundation and QualityHealth Staffing, LLC on Behalf of “Most Vulnerable” Children Across the U.S.

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 10:31pm

Sauder Schelkopf LLC and Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP announce the filing of a federal class action sexual abuse lawsuit in Pennsylvania on behalf of six individuals and a putative class of thousands of other children across the U.S. against Devereux Foundation (a/k/a Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health) and QualityHealth Staffing, LLC.

Key Points: 
  • Sauder Schelkopf LLC and Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP announce the filing of a federal class action sexual abuse lawsuit in Pennsylvania on behalf of six individuals and a putative class of thousands of other children across the U.S. against Devereux Foundation (a/k/a Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health) and QualityHealth Staffing, LLC.
  • One of the largest behavioral health organizations in the country, Devereux has more than 7,500 staff members across 21 facilities in 13 states.
  • As a result of Devereuxs alleged misconduct, children in Devereux facilities across the country have been reportedly sexually abused often by Devereux staff.
  • Protecting children from abuse is the highest calling in our society, notes Lieff Cabraser partner Mark P. Chalos, who also represents the plaintiffs.

Scott+Scott Attorneys at Law LLP Reminds Investors of Securities Class Actions Against Splunk, Inc. (SPLK) and February 2 Deadline

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 10:00pm

The lead plaintiff deadline is February 2, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • The lead plaintiff deadline is February 2, 2021.
  • Splunk states that its Data-to-Everything platform enables users to investigate, monitor, analyze and act on data regardless of format or source.
  • Scott+Scott has significant experience in prosecuting major securities, antitrust, and employee retirement plan actions throughout the United States.
  • The firm represents pension funds, foundations, individuals, and other entities worldwide with offices in New York, London, Connecticut, California, and Ohio.

SunPoint Public Adjusters, Inc. Recognized by Duckhorn Portfolio

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 9:12pm

SunPoint Public Adjusters has worked with many wineries and was recently complemented by the General Counsel of Duckhorn Portfolio, Sean Sullivan.

Key Points: 
  • SunPoint Public Adjusters has worked with many wineries and was recently complemented by the General Counsel of Duckhorn Portfolio, Sean Sullivan.
  • Founded by Dan and Margaret Duckhorn in 1976, Duckhorn Vineyards has been crafting classic Napa Valley wines for 40 years.
  • SunPoint Public Adjusters Inc.'s Masood Khan led a team that worked directly with Sullivan to help marshall a myriad of intricate issues.
  • About SunPoint Public Adjusters, Inc.: SunPoint Public Adjusters, Inc. are professional loss consultants, commonly known as Public Adjusters.

Glancy Prongay & Murray LLP Announces Investigation of G1 Therapeutics, Inc.

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 8:22pm

Glancy Prongay & Murray LLP (GPM) announces its investigation of G1 Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: GTHX) concerning the Company and its directors and officers possible violations of state laws.

Key Points: 
  • Glancy Prongay & Murray LLP (GPM) announces its investigation of G1 Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: GTHX) concerning the Company and its directors and officers possible violations of state laws.
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