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McLaughlin & Stern Representing Employees of Rochdale Village Who Are Members of Special and Superior Officers Benevolent Association Alleging Breach of the Duty of Fair Representation

Thu 15 November 2018 Press Releases

On Monday, November 12, 2018, McLaughlin & Stern, LLP filed a complaint on behalf of Ansdher Civil, an employee of Rochdale Village and a member of Special and Superior Officers Benevolent Association (“SSOBA”), in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York. SSOBA is a labor […]

Massachusetts Superior Court Grants Preliminary Approval of a Proposed $3,000,000 Settlement in LaChapelle v. PeoplesBank and Appoints McLaughlin & Stern as Co-Lead Class Counsel

Tue 6 November 2018 Press Releases

On Tuesday, October 30, 2018, Judge Constance M. Sweeney granted preliminary approval of a proposed $3,000,000 settlement in LaChapelle, et. al. v. PeoplesBank, et. al. (1679-cv-00906 Massachusetts Superior Court, Hampden County), a consumer class action. Plaintiff, Craig LaChapelle, alleged that he, and all other similarly affected PeoplesBank customers, were monetarily […]

CFIUS: FIRRMA Pilot Program Requires Mandatory Declarations for Certain Critical Technology Investments in Key Industries; Expands CFIUS Jurisdiction to Cover Certain Noncontrolling Investments

Mon 22 October 2018 News Releases

On October 10, 2018, the Department of Treasury, which chairs the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), issued an interim rule establishing a pilot program implementing portions of the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2018 (FIRRMA), enacted on August 13, 2018. The new interim rule […]