We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Lead Counsel Appointed In Chiquita Derivative Case

Law360 (August 14, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A judge has appointed the lead attorneys for the massive shareholder derivative suit filed against Chiquita Brands International over alleged payments made to terrorist groups, naming Coughlin Stoia Geller Rudman & Robbins and Cohen Placitella & Roth as co-lead counsel for the plaintiffs.

In an order handed down Wednesday, Judge Kenneth A. Marra named the the two firms co-lead counsel in the shareholder derivative actions filed against Chiquita, which have been consolidated with several alien tort complaints also filed against the company.

The derivative suits, filed...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.