Top 10 Settlements in New York in 2018

Top 10 Settlements in New York in 2018We are pleased to present to you the list of top 10 settlements obtained in New York in the year 2018. The list is comprised of various case types that were filed either in state or federal courts.

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Note: If you have made this list (Top 10 Settlements in New York in 2018) you have also made the list of Top 20 Settlements in New York in 2018.

Important: While we strive to achieve maximum accuracy and completeness of our lists, we cannot guarantee either at 100%. If you believe another settlement should be on this list, please contact us today.

1
Amount:$2,000,000,000.00
Attorneys:F. Franklin Amanat, Matthew R. Belz, Charles S. Kleinberg, Evan P. Lestelle, Matthew J. Modafferi of U.S. Department of Justice
Case:USA vs. Barclays Capital Inc.
Type:Deceptive Trade Practices, Securities Fraud, Intentional Tort, Intentional Misrepresentation
2
Amount:$500,000,000.00
Attorneys:Hannah K. Flamenbaum, Steven J. Glassman, Jesse A. Devine, Melissa G. Gable of Attorney General of the State of NY
Case:Schneiderman v. RBS Financial Products Inc., et al.
Type:Deceptive Trade Practices, Securities Fraud, Negligent Tort
3
Amount:$480,000,000.00
Attorneys:Joseph H. Hunt of U.S. Department of Justice
Case:USA v. Nomura Holding America Inc.
Type:Breach of Contract, Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Deceptive Trade Practices, Misrepresentation, Securities Fraud, Unjust Enrichment, Intentional Tort, Gross Negligence
4
Amount:$408,500,000.00
Attorneys:Daniel L. Brockett of Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP; David W. Mitchell of Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP; Christopher M. Burke of Scott+Scott Attorneys at Law LLP
Case:Alaska Electrical Pension Fund v. Bank of America N.A
Type:Breach of Contract, Securities Fraud, Tortious Interference, Unjust Enrichment, Intentional Tort
5
Amount:$330,000,000.00
Attorneys:Bryan Kessler of Attorney General of the State of NY
Case:Underwood v. Sprint Communications Inc., et al.
Type:False Claims Act, Whistleblower Retaliation, Intentional Tort, Tax Fraud
6
Amount:$110,000,000.00
Attorneys:Michael D. Blatchley, John C. Browne, Jai K. Chandrasekhar of Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann LLP
Case:Fresno County Employees' Retirement Association, et al. v. Comscore Inc., et al.
Type:Consumer Fraud, Deceptive Trade Practices, Securities Fraud, Intentional Tort
7
Amount:$100,000,000.00
Attorneys:Billington M. Garrett of Attorney General of the State of NY; Lev L. Dassin of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Case:Underwood v. Citibank
Type:Consumer Fraud, Deceptive Trade Practices, Fraudulent Concealment, Securities Fraud, Intentional Tort, Intentional Misrepresentation
8
Amount:$50,000,000.00
Attorneys:Phillip Kim , Kevin Chan of The Rosen Law Firm P.A.
Case:Impiombato Vs. BHP Billiton Limited
Type:Class Action, Consumer Fraud, Deceptive Trade Practices, Securities Fraud, Intentional Tort
9
Amount:$42,000,000.00
Attorneys:John Castiglione, Manisha M. Sheth, Rita B. McDonough of Attorney General of the State of NY
Case:Schneiderman v. Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Type:Deceptive Trade Practices, Fraudulent Concealment, Securities Fraud, Intentional Tort
10
Amount:$40,000,000.00
Attorneys:Jina L. Choi, Cheryl L. Crumpton, E. Barrett Atwood of U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Case:Securities and Exchange Commission v. Tesla Inc., et al.
Type:Consumer Fraud, Deceptive Trade Practices, Securities Fraud, Intentional Tort

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