January 26, 2012
BLB&G partner Max Berger participated in the educational and networking event on securities class action and shareholder derivative litigation hosted by White and Williams LLP, The Weinstein Team and K&L Gates LLP, which took place on January 26, 2012 in Bermuda. As part of the program, Mr. Berger discussed recent developments in and strategies for evaluating and resolving securities class action and shareholder derivative suits.
As the founding partner of BLB&G, Mr. Berger supervises the firm's litigation practice and prosecutes class and individual actions on behalf of the firm's clients. He has litigated many of the firm's most high-profile and significant cases, including four of the largest securities fraud recoveries in history - the $6.15 billion settlement of In re WorldCom, Inc. Securities Litigation, the $3.3 billion settlement of In re Cendant Corporation Securities Litigation, the $1.3 billion recovery in In re Nortel Networks Corporation Securities Litigation, the $1.04 billion settlement of In re McKesson HBOC, Inc. Securities Litigation, and the over $627 million investor recovery in the In re Wachovia Corp. Securities Litigation.