In re Farm-Raised Salmon and Salmon Products Litigation, Case No. 19-21551-CV-ALTONAGA (S.D. Fl.) – In this class action litigation alleging a price-fixing conspiracy between the leading producers of farm-raised Atlantic Salmon, Hausfeld LLP, the first firm to file a complaint, is the Court-appointed interim co-lead counsel along with Podhurst Orseck, P.A. for the proposed class of Direct Purchaser Plaintiffs.
In this multidistrict litigation, plaintiffs include a class of investors who transacted in VIX instruments alleging that a number of trading firms and financial institutions conspired to post bids on certain S&P 500 options during a fixed, short window of nontrading hours to influence the CBOE-Special Opening Quotation (“SOQ”) formula that calculates settlement prices of VIX instruments.
In this consolidated litigation alleging a price-fixing conspiracy between the leading packaged tuna manufacturers—Chicken of the Sea, StarKist, and Bumble Bee, and their parent companies—Hausfeld LLP is the Court-appointed sole interim lead counsel for a proposed class of Direct Purchaser Plaintiffs.