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Posted: February 22, 2021

In re London Silver Fixing, Ltd. Antitrust Litigation — Settlement Update

In In re London Silver Fixing, Ltd. Antitrust Litigation, Nos. 14-MD-02573, 14-MC-02573 (S.D.N.Y.), class plaintiffs have submitted briefing in support of a proposed settlement (the “Settlement”) with various Deutsche Bank-related defendants (“Deutsche Bank”). As reported in previous posts, this litigation concerns allegations that Deutsche Bank and other financial institutions participated in manipulations of “the fix”,... Read more »

Posted: February 22, 2021

Plaintiff Fails to Make Strong Showing Needed to Avoid Enforcement of Forum Selection Clause

On February 8, 2021, Justice Emerson of the Suffolk County Commercial Division issued a decision in Stein v. United Wind, Inc., 2021 NY Slip Op. 50095(U), holding that a plaintiff had failed to make the strong showing needed to avoid the enforcement of a forum selection clause, explaining: The plaintiffs signed the subscription agreements, on... Read more »