Firm Successfully Defends Dismissal of Class Action Claims Before Appellate Court

The Firm successfully defended the dismissal of class claims brought against a domestic publicly-traded corporate client in New York State Supreme Court.  The class claims sought a multi-million dollar judgment against the client on behalf of thousands of plaintiffs.  The Firm initially obtained a dismissal of the class claims from the trial court, in a decision dated January 29, 2013.  The plaintiffs appealed to the Appellate Division, First Department.  The Appellate Division unanimously rejected the appeal in a decision dated April 15, 2014.