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HP agrees to pay $57 million to settle shareholder lawsuit
Monday March 31st 2014, 11:41 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

(Reuters) - Hewlett-Packard Co agreed to pay $57 million to settle a lawsuit that accused the personal computer maker's former management of defrauding shareholders by abandoning a business model it had long touted. The lawsuit was filed after former Chief Executive Leo Apotheker shocked investors on August 18, 2011 by announcing plans to refocus the company on business services and products. He ... [News Source]

Feltex shareholders' witness questioned
Monday March 31st 2014, 11:38 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

Defendants' lawyers in the Feltex shareholder lawsuit have questioned evidence presented by the boss of Melbourne-based Ferrier Hodgson Forensics. [News Source]

Feltex defendants' laywers question witness's gloomy spin
Monday March 31st 2014, 11:14 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

April 1 (BusinessDesk) – Lawyers for defendants in the Feltex Carpets shareholder lawsuit have questioned whether a key witness selectively chose to include gloomy data in his evidence and whether he had sufficient experience with initial public ... [News Source]

Lawyers for Feltex defendants question gloomy spin, credentials of key witness
Monday March 31st 2014, 11:01 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

Lawyers for defendants in the Feltex Carpets shareholder lawsuit have questioned whether a key witness selectively chose to include gloomy data in his evidence and whether he had sufficient experience with initial public offerings. Greg Meredith, head of Ferrier Hodgson Forensics in Melbourne, had given evidence in support of plaintiff Eric Houghton, who is suing former Feltex directors, owners ... [News Source]

Lawsuit settled in Dudley boy's death on Auburn Mall escalator
Monday March 31st 2014, 10:46 pm Filed under Accident lawsuit

The family of a 4-year-old Dudley boy who was killed in an escalator accident at the Auburn Mall three years ago has reached a settlement with the Simon Property Group, Schindler Elevator Corp. and Sears, Roebuck and Co., the store where the accident took place, according to the family's lawyer. [News Source]

Lawsuit contends proposed North Valley-Tri Counties deal unfair to stockholders
Monday March 31st 2014, 9:00 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

A shareholder class action lawsuit has been filed over the $178.4 million merger between Redding-based North Valley Bank and Chico-based Tri Counties Bank. [News Source]

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Encourages Investors Who Have Losses in Excess of $100,000 From Investment in …
Monday March 31st 2014, 7:25 pm Filed under Shareholder lawsuit

STEVENSON, Md. -- Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California on behalf ... [News Source]