Class Actions and Group Litigation
We have seen a significant number of class action claims arising from alleged securities law violations, misselling in the financial services sector, shareholder activism, antitrust follow-on damages and bankruptcy cases.
We offer our clients a significant and competitive advantage in this area through our global footprint – we have experience in virtually every significant jurisdiction in handling and resolving class actions. Experience shows that this global footprint can be very effective for our clients as the risk of class actions spreads across Europe and elsewhere. Our team consists of litigation, securities, competition and other experts from across our global practice.
News & insights
Publications: 05 AUGUST 2020
We believe that the global Covid-19 pandemic will lead to society at large taking climate change much more seriously. While parts of the business and financial community, and governments and…Read more
Publications: 03 AUGUST 2020
Earlier this month, the French Anti-Corruption Agency (Agence française anticorruption, the Agency) published its 2019 annual report, setting out its main actions over the course of last year as…Read more
Publications: 28 JANUARY 2020
This is a round-up of the most interesting finance litigation and contractual developments in 2019. The selection is necessarily subjective and draws from a wide range of cases and developments that…Read more
Publications: 28 NOVEMBER 2018
An employer was held by the Court of Appeal to be vicariously liable for a rogue employee’s deliberate and criminal disclosure of the personal data of other employees. This was despite the employee’s…Read more