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Aug 24, 2014, 15:49 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Investigates InterMune, Inc. for Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty in Connection with Its Merger with Roche

 Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a Boston-based law firm representing investors nationwide, has commenced an investigation into...

Aug 18, 2014, 15:07 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Investigates Fabrinet After The Company Reveals Accounting Irregularities

 Shares of Fabrinet ("Fabrinet" or the "Company") (NYSE: FN) have plunged precipitously on news that the Company has initiated an investigation...

Aug 15, 2014, 11:01 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Investigates Credit Card Breaches at National Supermarket Chains

Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a Boston-based law firm representing consumers nationwide, has commenced an investigation into a credit...

Aug 12, 2014, 14:36 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Investigates Ocwen Financial Corp. After Announcement That The Company Will Restate Its Financials

Shares in Ocwen Financial Corp. ("Ocwen" or the "Company") (NYSE: OCN) have plunged precipitously on news that the Company has initiated an...

Aug 11, 2014, 18:07 ET
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Prominent Entertainment Attorney Dan Rozansky Joins Jenner & Block

Jenner & Block LLP is pleased to announce that Daniel A. Rozansky has joined the firm's nationally acclaimed Content, Media & Entertainment...

Aug 10, 2014, 19:12 ET
Aug 07, 2014, 10:55 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Announces That It Has Filed A Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Penn West Petroleum Ltd. And Certain Of Its Officers And Directors

 Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com) announces that it has filed a class action lawsuit against Penn West Petroleum Ltd. ("Penn West" or...

Aug 01, 2014, 11:46 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Investigates L3 Communications Holdings, Inc. After Announcement of Accounting Misconduct

 Shares in L3 Communications Holdings, Inc. ("L3" or the "Company") (NYSE: LLL) declined 12% to its lowest trading price in 2014, on news of...

Jul 30, 2014, 10:51 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Investigates Penn West Petroleum Ltd. After Announcement That The Company Will Restate Its Financial Results

 Shares in Penn West Petroleum Ltd. ("Penn West" or the "Company") (NYSE: PWE) have plunged more than 13% on news the Company has initiated an...

Jul 15, 2014, 10:07 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Investigates Lorillard Inc. for Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty in Connection with Its Merger with Reynolds American Inc.

Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a Boston-based law firm representing investors nationwide, has commenced an investigation into possible...

Jul 15, 2014, 09:01 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Investigates Rockwood Holdings, Inc. for Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty in Connection with Its Merger with Albemarle Corporation

Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a Boston-based law firm representing investors nationwide, has commenced an investigation into possible...

Jul 13, 2014, 17:10 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Investigates URS Corporation for Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty in Connection with Its Merger with AECOM Technology Corporation

Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a Boston-based law firm representing investors nationwide, has commenced an investigation into...

Jul 01, 2014, 10:30 ET
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The New York Construction Awards Honors Construction, Architecture & Engineering Industry Innovators, Leaders & Rising Stars

The New York Construction Awards, hosted by leading accounting and consulting firm Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP and presented by The New York...

Jun 23, 2014, 15:48 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Investigates Misleading Advertisements and Breaches of Contract By Google and Verizon In Connection with Sales of Chromebook Pixel

Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a Boston-based law firm representing consumers nationwide, has commenced an investigation into...

Jun 13, 2014, 14:31 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Investigates Credit Card Breach at P.F. Chang's China Bistro

 Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a Boston-based law firm representing consumers nationwide, has commenced an investigation into a...

Jun 06, 2014, 10:28 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Investigates Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. for Possible Violations of the Federal Securities Laws

Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a Boston-based law firm representing investors nationwide, is investigating possible securities law...

Jun 04, 2014, 16:21 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Investigates Annie's, Inc. for Possible Violations of the Federal Securities Laws

Shares in Annie's, Inc. ("Annie's" or the "Company") (NYSE: BNNY) have plunged on news that the Company has identified material weaknesses in its...

Jun 03, 2014, 09:56 ET
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Anchin, Block & Anchin Recognized as Best North American Accounting Firm for Third Consecutive Year in Hedgeweek USA Awards

 New York-based Top 100 accounting firm Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP has once again been named the Best North American Accounting Firm in the...

May 28, 2014, 17:20 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Announces That It Has Filed A Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Prospect Capital Corporation And Certain Of Its Officers And Directors

 Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com) announces that it has filed a class action lawsuit against Prospect Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:...

May 28, 2014, 12:31 ET

Jenner & Block Takes Home Chambers USA Award for Excellence in Media & Entertainment

 The Content, Media & Entertainment (CME) Practice of Jenner & Block won the Chambers USA Award for Excellence in Media &...