Securities Fraud Litigation

Block & Leviton represents shareholders that have been defrauded into making investments in both domestic and foreign-traded companies. Through its securities litigation practice, the attorneys at Block & Leviton seek to recovery money lost by investors due to fraud. Block & Leviton lawyers have recovered billions for investors.

Experience leading securities fraud class actions.

  • In re BP plc Securities Litigation, No. 10-md-2185 (S.D. Tex.) (counsel to the Ohio Public Employees' Retirement System)
  • In re Swisher Hygiene, Inc. Sec. and Deriv. Litig., No. 3:12-md-2384-GCM (W.D.N.C.) (obtained a $5.5 million settlement, or 30% of total recoverable damaegs, which the court called "extremely impressive")
  • In re EZCORP, Inc. Securities Litigation, No. 1:15-cv-00608 (W.D. Tex.) (appointed co-lead counsel)
  • In re Mammoth Energy Services, Inc. Securities Litigation, No. 5:19-cv-00522-J (W.D. Okla.) (appointed lead counsel)
  • Snap Securities Cases (Cal. Sup. Ct.) (preliminary approval pending)
  • In re Tezos Securities Litigation, No. 3:17-cv-06779-RS (N.D. Cal.) (appointed co-lead counsel; $25 million settlement awaiting final approval)
  • In re Lyft Inc. Securities Litigation, No. 4:19-cv-2690 (N.D. Cal.) (appointed co-lead counsel)

Experience obtaining significant investor recoveries.

Block & Leviton's attorneys have extensive experience representing shareholders in both individual and class actions, and have obtained significant recoveries on behalf of defrauded investors, including:

  • Xerox Corp.($750 million settlement)
  • Marsh & McLennan Cos. ($400 million recovery)
  • Lernout & Hauspie Speech Products ($180 million recovery)
  • Cisco Systems($99 million recovery)
  • Philip Services Corp. ($79.5 million recovery)
  • Cardinal Health ($600 million settlement)
  • Bristol Myers Squibb ($300 million recovery)
  • Symbol Technologies ($103 million recovery)
  • The Boeing Co. ($92.5 million settlement)
  • VeriSign, Inc. ($78 million settlement)

Institutional Investors

We provide portfolio monitoring services and securities litigation counsel to a number of public institutions and private clients. Our clients range in size from over $150 billion in assets to under $10 million. Find out more.

Current securities fraud investigations

AdaptHealth Corp.

September 27, 2021

Annovis Bio, Inc.

October 18, 2021

AppHarvest, Inc.

November 23, 2021

Ardelyx, Inc.

September 28, 2021

Cassava Sciences, Inc.

October 26, 2021

HyreCar, Inc.

October 26, 2021

Katapult Holdings, Inc.

October 26, 2021

PayPal Holdings, Inc.

October 19, 2021

Sesen Bio Inc.

October 18, 2021

Zymergen

October 4, 2021

loanDepot, Inc.

November 6, 2021