HFK and Wolf Haldenstein announce Proposed Settlement in Inter-Marketing Group USA, Inc. v. PAA GP LLC and Plains All American Pipeline, L.P., C.A. No. 2017-0030-PAF

Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP and Halloran Farkas + Kittila LLP is pleased to announce the settlement of the derivative litigation in Inter-Marketing Group USA, Inc. v. PAA GP LLC, No. 2017-0030-PAF in the Delaware Court of Chancery. On May 19, 2015, Plains experienced a crude oil release from its Las Flores to [...]

Wolf Haldenstein Obtains $15 Million Settlement for Indirect Purchasers of Viega ProPress® Copper Press Fittings

Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP is pleased to announce the settlement of the antitrust litigation on behalf of consumers of Viega ProPress® copper press fittings obtained from wholesale distributors. On September 18, 2020, a United States District Judge for the Middle District of Pennsylvania preliminarily approved the $15 million settlement resolving consumer antitrust [...]

Wolf Haldenstein Obtains a Total of $33.5 Million in Settlements in Unlawful Taxation Class Actions Against the County of Los Angeles and the City of Long Beach

San Diego – May 14, 2018 - Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP (“Wolf Haldenstein”) is pleased to announce two settlements in Unlawful Taxation class action lawsuits:  a $16.9 million settlement in a case against the County of Los Angeles and a $16.6 million settlement in a case against the City of Long Beach.  [...]

Wolf Haldenstein Frees the Iconic Civil Rights Anthem, ‘We Shall Overcome’

A Legal Battle to Free ‘We Shall Overcome’ the U.S.’s Most Powerful Song After the global success of freeing ‘Happy Birthday,’ the world’s most famous song, Wolf Haldenstein began the legal battle of freeing ‘We Shall Overcome,’ the U.S.’s most powerful song, according to the Library of Congress. In We Shall Overcome Foundation v. The [...]

Wolf Haldenstein Secures $119 Million in Merger Valuation on Behalf of Integrated Silicon Solution Shareholder Class Members

Wolf Haldenstein Secures $119 Million in Merger Valuation on Behalf of Integrated Silicon Solution Shareholder Class Members Wolf Haldenstein served as co-counsel in a matter arising out of the acquisition of Integrated Silicon Solutions, Inc., a Delaware incorporated company, by a consortium of private equity firms.  After filing a detailed complaint, the Firm zealously advocated [...]

$92.5 Million Settlement for Overcharged LA Taxpayers

Wolf Haldenstein recovers over $92.5 million for overcharged taxpayers while also setting precedent Wolf Haldenstein recouped in a class action law suit over $92.5 million for families, small businesses and individuals in the City of Los Angeles community who were improperly taxed for over two and a half years. While serving as co-counsel on behalf [...]

Historic Copyright Ruling on “Happy Birthday”

The Firm obtained a landmark copyright victory in this historic class action: a judicial declaration that the most popular song of all time, Happy Birthday to You, is in the public domain.  The plaintiffs alleged that Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., which claimed to own the copyright, did not own a valid copyright.  View a copy of the [...]