Case Investigations

Solazyme, Inc.

July 2, 2015 - Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) have been investigating Solazyme, Inc. ("Solazyme") (Nasdaq: SZYM) for potential violations of the federal securities laws. Investors who purchased securities at Solazyme's March 27, 2014 public offering or who purchased or acquired Solazyme securities between February 27, 2014 and November 5, 2014 may be affected.

Sonic Corp.

June 23, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating the Oklahoma City-based burger chain Sonic Corp (“Sonic”) (Nasdaq: SONC) for potential violations of the Federal Securities Laws. Purchasers of Sonic common stock between January 6, 2015 and June 22, 2015 may be affected.

DAVIDsTEA Inc.

June 17, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating DAVIDsTEA Inc. ("DAVIDsTEA" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: DTEA).  Investors who purchased DAVIDsTEA common shares from the time of its initial public offering (“IPO”) on June 4, 2015 may be affected.

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited

June 2, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. (“Yingli” or the “Company”) (NYSE:YGE) for potential violations of the federal securities laws.  Investors who purchased Yingli American Depository Shares (“ADSs”) between March 18, 2014 and May 15, 2015 (the “Class Period”), including purchasers in Yingli’s public offering of 25 million ADSs on April 30, 2014, may be affected.

Etsy, Inc.

May 15, 2015 - Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating Etsy Inc. (“Etsy”) (Nasdaq: ETSY) for potential violations of the Federal Securities Laws. Purchasers of Etsy common stock may be affected.

Global Power Equipment Group, Inc.

May 7, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating Global Power Equipment ("Global Power” or the "Company") (NYSE: GLPW) for potential violations of the federal securities laws.  Investors who purchased Global Power common stock may be affected.

MDC Partners, Inc.

April 29, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating MDC Partners, Inc. ("MDC Partners” or the "Company") (Nasdaq: MDCA), a marketing company, for potential violations of the federal securities laws.  Investors who purchased MDC Partners’ securities may be affected.

CHC Group, Inc.

April 28, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating CHC Group Ltd. ("CHC Group" or the "Company") (NYSE: HELI).  CHC Group purports to be the world’s largest commercial helicopter operator in terms of revenue. Investors who purchased CHC Group securities from the time of its initial public offering (“IPO”) may be affected.                                                                          

ForceField Energy, Inc.

April 27, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating ForceField Energy Inc. ("ForceField" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: FNRG).  ForceField purports to be a worldwide distributor and provider of LED lighting products and solutions. Investors who purchased ForceField securities between October 16, 2013 and April 15, 2015 (the "Class Period") may be affected. 

Iconix Brand Group, Inc.

April 21, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating Iconix Brand Group, Inc. ("Iconix" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: ICON), a brand management company, for potential violations of the federal securities laws.  Investors who purchased Iconix common stock may be affected. 

Excel Trust, Inc.

April 16, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating the proposed sale of Excel Trust, Inc. ("Excel Trust" or the “Company”)(NYSE: EXL) to Blackstone Property Partners, LP ("Blackstone") and whether the Excel Trust directors are breaching their fiductiary dutries by failing to maximize shareholder value. 

Resonant, Inc.

April 6, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating Resonant, Inc. ("Resonant" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: RESN).  Investors who purchased Resonant securities between August 14, 2014 and February 26, 2015 (the "Class Period") may be affected. 

Patriarch Partners LLC’s and Lynn Tilton’s Zohar Funds

March 30, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating Lynn Tilton ("Tilton") and her Patriarch Partners firms - Patriarch Partners LLC, Patriarch Partners VIII LLC, Patriarch Partners XIV LLLC, and Patriarch Partners XV LLC (http://www.patriarchpartners.com) - regarding the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's ("SEC") allegations that Tilton and the Patriarch Partners firms hid the poor performance of loan assets and misled investors in three collateralized loan obligations ("CLOs") known as Zohar I, II and III. 

Quiksilver, Inc.

March 27, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating Quiksilver, Inc.("Quiksilver" or the "Company") (NYSE: ZQK), a retailer of surfing accessories and clothing, for potential violations of the federal securities laws.  Investors who purchased Quiksilver common stock may be affected. 

Sonus Networks, Inc.

March 25, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating Sonus Networks, Inc. ("Sonus" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: SONS), a company that provides voice infrastructure products, for potential violations of the federal securities laws.  Investors who purchased Sonus common stock may be affected. 

Life Time Fitness, Inc.

March 16, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating the announcement of Life Time Fitness, Inc. (“Life Time” or the “Company”)(NYSE: LTM) that it has entered into a definitive agreement under which affiliates of Leonard Green & Partners and TPG will buyout all Life Time shareholders in a transaction valued at more than $4.0 billion.  Other key investors include LNK Parners and Life Time Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Bahram Akradi, who will remain in his role and has committed to make a rollover investment of $125 million in Life Time common stock. 

Citizens, Inc.

March 11, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating Citizens, Inc. ("Citizens" or the "Company") (NYSE: CIA). for potential violations of the federal securities laws.  Investors who purchased Citizens common stock may be affected. 

TCP International Holdings Ltd.

March 6, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating TCP International Holdings Ltd. ("TCP" or the "Company") (NYSE: TCPI).  Investors who purchased TCP securities may be affected. 

Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc.

March 6, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating Orexigen Therapeutics ("Orexigen" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: OREX).  Investors who purchased shares of Orexigen common may be affected. 

Dynamic Materials Corp.

March 6, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating Dynamic Materials Corp.("Dynamic Materials" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: BOOM), for potential violations of the federal securities laws.  Investors who purchased shares of Dynamic Materials' common stock since May 1, 2013 may be affected. 

Plug Power, Inc.

March 3, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating Plug Power Inc. ("Plug Power" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: PLUG) for potential violations of the federal securities laws.  Investors who purchased Plug Power common stock may be affected. 

Omnicell, Inc.

March 3, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating Omnicell, Inc.("Omnicell" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: OMCL) for potential violations of the federal securities laws.  Investors who purchased Omnicell common stock may be affected. 

Volaris

March 2, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación, S.A.B. de C.V.("Volaris" or the "Company") (NYSE:VLRS) for potential violations of the federal securities laws.  Investors who purchased Volaris securities in or traceable to the Company's initial public offering ("IPO") of American Depositary Shares ("ADSs") at $12 per ADS on or about September 18, 2013 may be affected. 

Essex Rental Corp.

February 27, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating Essex Rental Corp. (“Essex Rental” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: ESSX), a company that rents and distributes lifting equipment to the construction industry, for potential violations of the federal securities laws.  Investors who purchased Essex Rental common stock may be affected. 

Everest Capital Global Fund

January 20, 2015 - Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating Everest Capital Global Fund for potential violations of state and federal securities laws. 

FXCM, Inc.

January 20, 2015 - Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating FXCM Inc. (NYSE: FXCM) for potential violations of the Federal Securities Laws. Purchasers of FXCM common stock may be affected. 

Roka Bioscience, Inc.

January 6, 2015 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating Roka Bioscience, Inc. (“Roka Bioscience” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: ROKA), a molecular diagnostics company focused on providing advanced testing solutions for the detection of food pathogens, for potential violations of the federal securities laws.  Investors who purchased Roka Bioscience common stock in or traceable to the Company's July 17, 2014 initial public offering ("IPO") may be affected. 

Swift Energy Co.

November 11, 2014 - Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has been investigating Swift Energy Co. ("Swift Energy" or the “Company”) (NYSE: SFY) for potential violations of the federal securities laws.  Investors who purchased Swift Energy common stock may be affected. 

St. Joseph Health System

San Francisco – February 14, 2014 - Kaplan Fox Investigates Claims Involving A Cyber Security Attack at St. Joseph Health System in Bryan, Texas.

AHMC Healthcare, Inc.

San Francisco – January 9, 2014 - Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (“Kaplan Fox”) (www.kaplanfox.com) is investigating potential claims involving the theft of two laptops on October 12, 2013 from a secured office of AHMC Healthcare Inc....