Judge In KV Securities Case To Oversee ERISA Suits

Law360, New York (April 28, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal judge has decided she should preside over proposed class actions alleging that KV Pharmaceutical Co. violated the Employee Retirement Income Security Act through its handling of an employee investment plan in addition to a proposed class action alleging KV violated securities laws, due to similarities in the material facts of the cases.

In an order Thursday, Judge Carol E. Jackson of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri said she would preside over three putative class actions alleging ERISA violations. She...
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