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Trial Judge Overturns 6-Figure Award in Stock Fraud Trial, Plaintiffs Appeal

Posted by Arlin Crisco on Sep 7, 2017 9:49:08 AM

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West Palm Beach, FL—A Florida couple has appealed a trial judge's order last month wiping out their six-figure verdict in a stock fraud trial after the judge concluded the award lacked evidence to support it. Soffin v. Clean Coal Technologies, et al., 2010CA028706. 

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Topics: Securities, Florida, Soffin v. Clean Coal Technologies Inc., et al.

Atty Chokes Up During Emotional Opening At Trial Over MetLife’s Alleged Role In $216M Ponzi Scheme

Posted by David Siegel on Jul 25, 2016 3:37:15 PM

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Topics: Insurance, Securities, California

Investors Seek $112M From Ernst & Young At Trial Over Bernie Madoff Losses

Posted by David Siegel on Oct 14, 2015 11:21:00 PM

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Topics: Securities, consumer protection, White Collar, Finance, Accounting

Airgas Closing Arguments Tuesday Morning

Posted by msch on Feb 7, 2011 9:32:00 PM

Don't miss closing arguments in the Air Products v. Airgas trial. Cravath and Wachtell will face off in Georgetown, Delaware, Tuesday morning, February 8, and CVN will be covering it live.

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Topics: Securities, Air Products v. Airgas

Airgas CEO Peter McCausland Testifies About Airgas Financials

Posted by msch on Jan 25, 2011 2:12:00 PM

In Air Products v. Airgas, Airgas CEO Peter McCausland testified that the EBITDA drop that occurred during the great recession was Airgas's only EBITDA decline in 22 years, and that going forward Airgas was projecting "record earnings".

Mr. McCausland said that the rapid change in Airgas's fortunes confirmed "exactly what we have said, and we have been saying ever since Air Products came along...We've done everything we said we would do."

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Topics: Securities, Air Products v. Airgas