Top 10 Settlements in the United States in 2018
We are pleased to present to you the list of top 10 settlements obtained in the United States 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 the United States in 2018) you have also made the list of Top 20 Settlements in the United States in 2018.
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|Attorneys:||Merrill G. Davidoff, Bart D. Cohen, Michael J. Kane of Berger & Montague PC; K. Craig Wildfang, Thomas J. Undlin, Ryan W. Marth of Robins Kaplan LLP; Bonny E. Sweeney, David W. Mitchell, Patrick J. Coughlin, Alexandra S. Bernay, Carmen A. Medici of Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP|
|Case:||In Re Payment Card Interchange Fee and Merchant Discount Antitrust Litigation|
|Type:||Antitrust Violation, Class Action, Conspiracy, Unfair Competition, Intentional Tort, Price Fixing|
|Attorneys:||Justin D. O’Connell, Brian M. LaMacchia, Elianna J. Nuzum, Steven T. Sharobem, Sara M. Bloom of U.S. Department of Justice|
|Case:||USA v. Royal Bank of Scotland|
|Type:||Breach of Fiduciary Duty, False Claims Act, Fraud, Misrepresentation, Racketeering, Unjust Enrichment, Intentional Tort, FIRREA Violation, Negligent Tort, Failure to Disclose|
|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|
|Attorneys:||Alan I. Gilbert, Alethea M. Huyser of Office of the Attorney General|
|Case:||State of Minnesota v. 3M Company|
|Type:||Pollution, Toxic Exposure, Nuisance, Environmental Protection, Clean Water Act , Trespass, Negligent Tort|
|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|
|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|
|Attorneys:||Blair A. Nicholas of Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann LLP|
|Case:||Hefler, et al. v. Wells Fargo & Co.|
|Type:||Class Action, Securities Fraud, Intentional Tort|
|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|
|Attorneys:||Amy H. Candido, Sean S. Pak, Kathleen M. Sullivan of Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP|
|Case:||Cisco Systems v. Arista Networks Inc.|
|Type:||Copyright Infringement, Intellectual Property Infringement, Misappropriation of Trade Secrets, Intentional Tort, Commercial Litigation|
|Attorneys:||Tara D. Sutton of Robins Kaplan LLP; Adam M. Slater of Mazie Slater Katz & Freeman LLC; Troy A. Rafferty of Levin Papantonio Thomas Mitchell Rafferty & Proctor, P.A.; Christopher L. Coffin of Pendley, Baudin & Coffin, LLP|
|Case:||In Re Benicar Products Liability Litigation|
|Type:||Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Pharmacy Malpractice, Product Liability|
|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|