Elizabeth Newman
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  • Golden Gate University, School of Law, J.D., Business Law Concentration
  • University of California, Berkeley, B.A., History

Elizabeth Newman joined Block & Leviton LLP as an associate in 2018. Her practice focuses on securities, antitrust, and class action litigation. She is currently a member of the litigation team representing shareholders in In re McKesson Corporation Derivative Litigation, 4:17-cv-01850-CW (N.D. Cal.). Prior to joining Block & Leviton LLP, Elizabeth was a member of litigation teams on numerous cases including: In re TFT-LCD (Flat Panel) Antitrust Litigation, No. 07-md-01837 (N.D. Cal.) (alleging price fixing of TFT panels, resulting in approximately $1.1 billion in settlements); In re Optical Disk Drive Products Antitrust Litigation, No. 10-cv-02143-RS (N.D. Cal.) (alleging price fixing of electronic components used in DVDs, Blu-rays and CDs, resulting in $37 million in settlements); In re Lithium Ion Batteries Antitrust Litigation, 13-md-02420-YGR (DMR) (N.D.Cal.) (alleging price fixing of Li-Ion batteries, resulting in $64.45 million in settlements to date); Hamilton v. Barnes, et al. (Advanced Micro Devices), 4:15-cv-01890-YGR (N.D.Cal.) (alleging false and misleading statements and omissions, resulting in a $29.5 million settlement); In re Apple Iphone/Ipod Warranty Litigation, No. 10-cv-01610 (N.D. Cal.) (alleging failure to honor warranties, resulting in a $53 million settlement); In re Anthem Inc. Data Breach Litigation, 15-MD-02617-LHK (N.D.Cal.) (alleging a data security breach compromising the records of 79 million members, and resulting in a $115 million settlement).

While in law school, Elizabeth received the Witkin Award for Securities Regulation, the CALI Award for Appellate Advocacy, the CALI Award for Contracts II, and was a member of the Moot Court Board. Prior to her legal career, Elizabeth worked in Contracts and Licensing at Oracle Corporation.

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