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Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP

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United States: Antitrust

Civil litigation/class actions: plaintiff
Civil litigation/class actions: plaintiff - ranked: tier 3

Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP

Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP, acting as co-lead counsel for a class of direct purchaser plaintiffs, assisted with the negotiation of a $30m settlement with several manufacturers of cast iron soil pipes and fittings; the matter had concerned an alleged price-fixing conspiracy among the manufacturers. The firm is also representing more than 20 purchasers of packaged seafood in opt-out litigation against a number of major sellers in the US, such as Starkist and Bumble Bee (and their foreign parent companies) over an alleged price-fixing cartel and other anti-competitive practices. Robert Kaplan in New York is a key contact.

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United States: Dispute resolution

Securities litigation: plaintiff
Securities litigation: plaintiff - ranked: tier 3

Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP

Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP is a highly regarded firm for complex litigation with offices in New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago and New Jersey. The firm’s clients, which include many institutional investors, praise ‘the close involvement of senior lawyers in cases’, including New York-based Robert Kaplan and Frederic Fox. ‘The firm understands both the big picture and the detail’, clients report. A highlight for the team was its work for Ohio Public Employees Retirement System in In re Petrobras Sec. Litig., following the Brazilian company’s bribery scandal. The firm also secured a $24m settlement in an action brought by holders of Arena Pharmaceuticals in San Diego.

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