February 06, 2013
BLB&G partner Max Berger participated as a panelist in the 2013 PLUS D&O Symposium, which was held February 6, 2013 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York. As part of the program, Mr. Berger joined the “Regulatory and Securities Litigation Trends” panel, where he discussed case law developments, securities lawsuit filings and regulatory trends that have developed over the past year.
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, and has negotiated six of the largest securities fraud settlements in history, each in excess of a billion dollars: Cendant ($3.3 billion); Citigroup–WorldCom ($2.575 billion); Bank of America/Merrill Lynch ($2.425 billion); JPMorgan Chase–WorldCom ($2 billion); Nortel ($1.3 billion); and McKesson ($1.04 billion).