November 7, 2017

NEW YORK, NY – Kaplan Fox Announces $24 Million Settlement with Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

November 6, 2017

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New York, New York – October 24, 2017 – Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) has filed a class action suit in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts against J. Jill, Inc. (“J. Jill” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JILL), certain of its senior officers, directors, underwriters, and controlling shareholder.

July 3, 2017

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In conjunction with the Israel Directors Union (the "IDU"), Kaplan Fox sponsored a cybersecurity and data privacy conference for Israeli companies, law firms, VC funds and insurance companies doing business in the United States.  Topics included data privacy best practices, importance of state laws, corporate governance, data breach response preparation, the importance of cyber insurance, and cultural attitudes.  More than 125 people attended.

March 27, 2017

On March 27, 2017, District Judge John G. Koeltl of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York upheld securities fraud claims against Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. (“Eletrobras”) and certain of its executive officers on behalf of investors in the Company’s American depositary shares and bonds.

June 21, 2017

San Francisco, CA - Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) filed a federal class action law suit against Compass Group USA, Inc. (“Compass Group” or the “Company”), on behalf of all employees who worked as route and delivery drivers in California since June 20, 2013. The lawsuit alleges that Compass Group failed to comply with the mandates of the California Labor Code.  As a result, Plaintiffs allege that Compass Group has underpaid its workers and denied them meal and rest breaks required by law.

January 20, 2017

In a precedential ruling, a federal appeals court has revived a proposed data privacy class action against Horizon Healthcare Services, Inc., d/b/a Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey that alleges defendant failed to secure sensitive personal information as required by federal statute. The complaint alleges that in early November, 2013, two laptop computers containing unencrypted medical and other personal information of more than 800,000 Horizon customers were stolen, putting the customers at actual serious risk of identity theft and loss of privacy.