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May 27, 2016
The Chambers USA Guide is a highly sought-after legal ranking
of lawyers and law firms
The firm's Antitrust Attorneys Eric Cramer, H. Laddie Montague Jr., Merrill
Davidoff, and David Sorensen - who all share the
honor of making Chambers USA in years...
May 24, 2016
Berger & Montague, P.C. congratulates its 21 lawyers who were selected as Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, and its 12 lawyers who were selected as Pennsylvania Rising Stars.
May 24, 2016
Berger & Montague, P.C. congratulates its 29 lawyers who were selected as Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, and its 12 lawyers who were selected as Pennsylvania Rising Stars.
May 19, 2016
A settlement has been reached in Cook v. Rockwell International Corporation, No. 90-cv-00181 (D. Colo.), one of the longest running cases in the United States, involving plutonium releases from the former Rocky Flats nuclear weapons site northwest of Denver, Colorado.
October 19, 2015
Berger & Montague represents a proposed class of direct purchasers in a challenge to a pay-for-delay deal for the drug Provigil. Plaintiffs allege that Cephalon entered into an agreement with generic competitors to delay generic competition for Provigil.
October 1, 2015
The First Circuit told a Massachusetts federal court to rethink blocking a whistleblower from amending his suit alleging a Covidien Ltd. unit got Medicare to illegally fund off-label uses for its blood-blockage device on Wednesday.
October 1, 2015
On September 30, 2015, U.S. District Judge Madeline Cox Arleo granted class certification to over 26,000 pediatricians, medical practices, vaccine distributors, and health systems that purchased meningitis vaccines from defendant Sanofi Pasteur Inc. The court simultaneously denied Sanofi’s motion to exclude plaintiffs’ class experts following a three-day Daubert hearing that was held earlier in September.
September 22, 2015
Berger & Montague's Employment Law group has been selected as a finalist in the Employment category for the 2015 Elite Trial Lawyers awards.
September 7, 2015
Managing Shareholder Eric Cramer was interviewed by Philly.com about B&M's co-counsel role in the record $415 million class-action settlement against Apple, Google, Intel, Disney, and six other digital-economy giants accused of collaborating to suppress the pay of tech workers in the late 2000s.
August 19, 2015
The complaint alleges Safelite’s advertisements falsely push the notion that windshield cracks of a certain size require full replacement when simply repairing a crack is allegedly more effective.
August 10, 2015
An Illinois federal judge signed off Friday on the allocation plan for a $36 million settlement involving allegations that Northern Trust Investments NA breached its duties to retirement plans and to a class of their participants and beneficiaries.
July 29, 2015
Judge Leen granted an unopposed motion to appoint Berger & Montague as interim co-lead counsel for the five consolidated antitrust suits.
July 20, 2015
U.S. District Judge Victor Marrero in Manhattan allows MF Global commodities customer class action to proceed. Berger & Montague has been designated co-lead counsel.
March 2, 2015
Berger & Montague prides itself on its lawyers' brainpower — their capacity to distill the most complex commercial disputes, including antitrust, securities, qui tam and consumer class actions into clear, persuasive arguments. "We're known for being very intellectual and a firm that grapples with critical legal and factual issues in all of our cases," said Eric Cramer, one of eight managing partners.
February 18, 2015
Northern Trust Corp. will pay $36 million to settle a class-action lawsuit filed by 1,500 retirement plans that accused the firm of causing large losses stemming from the bank’s securities lending program during the financial crisis, said a news release Wednesday from one law firm representing the plans.
February 11, 2015
A Massachusetts federal judge on Tuesday approved roughly $15.5 million in attorneys’ fees to class counsel in multidistrict litigation against Volkswagen AG and Audi AG over oil sludge buildup in engines and related warranties, after the First Circuit nixed a previous $30 million award.
January 22, 2015
Nationstar Mortgage LLC was accused of racketeering in a proposed class action in Florida federal court Tuesday by four homeowners who allege they were automatically charged by a subsidiary of the loan servicer for continuous unreasonable property inspections that essentially resulted in company kickbacks.
January 8, 2015
A New York federal judge refused Wednesday to allow Goldman Sachs to file a decertification motion before a summary judgment motion is decided in a suit accusing the company of fraudulently unloading $2.44 billion in toxic securitized debt.
December 16, 2014
Three current and former high-profile Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighters filed a multi-million-dollar class-action lawsuit today against the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) organization, accusing the $2-billion outfit of illegally maintaining monopoly and monoposony power by systematically eliminating competition from rival promoters, artificially suppressing fighters’ earnings from bouts and merchandising and marketing activities through restrictive contracting and other exclusionary practices.
November 5, 2014
US News & World Report has announced that Berger &
Montague, P.C. is one of its 2015 Best Law Firms.
Firms included in the 2015 "Best Law
Firms" list are recognized for professional excellence with
persistently impressive ratings from clients...
September 29, 2014
In the September 29, 2014 edition of the National Law Journal,
Berger & Montague was named in the publication's list of "Elite
Trial Lawyers." See the list
here and the firm's coverage here.
The publication wrote:
Antitrust and securities...
July 24, 2014
North American Pipeline Inspection LLC was hit with a putative class-action lawsuit in Pennsylvania federal court accusing it of violating the Fair Labor Standards Act and state wage laws by failing to pay its inspectors overtime wages.
July 24, 2014
Fluidmaster Inc.'s "NO-BURST" pipes don't live up to their
name because of a design defect that causes the stainless
steel-braided water supply lines to corrode and explode, according
to a putative class action filed Thursday in Pennsylvania federal...
July 23, 2014
Berger & Montague has been appointed interim co-lead class counsel (along with Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP) to represent a proposed class of traders of gold-based derivatives contracts, physical gold, and gold-based securities that were priced based on the London Gold Fix.
July 16, 2014
The Legal 500 named Berger
& Montague a top plaintiffs' class action firm in antitrust
litigation. Additionally the firm recognized the firm's President
Laddie Montague, Jr. and Managing Shareholder Eric Cramer as
"Leading Lawyers" in the area. ...
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