Final OK Sought For $2M Deal In ACE Securities MDL

Law360, New York (June 1, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Plaintiffs have sought final court approval of a nearly $2 million settlement in multidistrict class action securities litigation accusing insurer ACE Ltd. of failing to disclose its participation in contingent commission kickbacks and bid-rigging schemes.

Lead plaintiffs the Sheet Metal Workers' National Pension Fund and the Alaska Ironworkers Pension Trust filed a motion in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on Friday seeking final approval of the settlement and plan of allocation of settlement proceeds.

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