Block & Leviton LLP is a boutique law firm focused on complex litigation nationwide. Our dedicated team of attorneys brings a unique blend of experience and sound judgment to the vigorous representation of clients. The attorneys of Block & Leviton LLP have successfully prosecuted class and private actions on behalf of individual and institutional investors, recouping approximately $1.5 billion in losses and effectuating strong corporate governance reforms.
Block & Leviton LLP Investigates Chemed Corporation for Possible Violations of the Federal Securities Laws - B&L, on May 3, 2013, commenced an investigation into the Board of Directors at Chemed Corporation for potential violations of the Federal securities laws. Their investigation is focusing on whether the Company improperly billed Medicare for Hospice Service and other related charges. Upon the news that the Department of Justice had initiated a complaint against Chemed, shares of the Company plummeted in their largest single day loss in over five years. :: Read More
Block & Leviton LLP Investigates UniTek Global Services, Inc. for Possible Violations of the Federal Securities Laws - On April 13, 2013, B&L launched an investigation into whether UniTek violated the federal securities laws following its announcement that “several employees … engaged in fraudulent activities that resulted in improper revenue recognition” and, therefore, the Company’s fiscal results for 2011 and 2012 would be restated. :: Read More
Block & Leviton Investigates Tech Data Corporation and Certain of Its Officers and Directors for Possible Violations of the Federal Securities Laws. - On March 21, 2013, following Tech Data's announcement that it will be restating nearly three years of its financial results, B&L launched an investigation into potential fraudulent conduct at the company. :: Read More
Block & Leviton LLP files a securities class action lawsuit against Harvest Natural Resources, Inc. and certain of its officers and directors - On April 22, 2013, B&L filed a securities class action lawsuit against HNR and certain of its officers and directors following their announcement that the Company would likely restate its financial results for the years 2010, 2011 and 2012. :: Read More
Big Banks Conspired To Increase Mortgage and Loan Rates - Block & Leviton has filed an action in New York federal court charging that a number of banks worldwide conspired to increase or artificially maintain the 6 month and 12 month LIBOR rates since 2008. :: Read More
Block & Leviton announce that they have filed a securities class action against Zipcar, Inc. (“Zipcar”) and its the Board of Directors alleging breaches of fiduciary duty - The allegations of the lawsuit arise out of Zipcar’s acquisition by Avis Budget Group, Inc., in a $491 million transaction. :: Read More