In the News Today - February 1, 2019

February 01, 2019

Three Firms Have Been Driving The Securities Litigation Boom: According to Cornerstone Research, three firms have been named lead or co-lead counsel in more than half of the traditional securities lawsuit filings since 2014. Traditional securities filings have increased 39 percent between 2014 and 2018. (Law360)

New York City Asbestos Court Cites Higher Evidentiary Standard In Dismissal: The chief judge of the New York City Asbestos Litigation court dismissed a case that Legal Newsline said may make it harder for talc plaintiffs to win in the court this year. (Forbes/Legal Newsline)