Investors Sue Solar Cell Co. For Lehman Losses

Law360, New York (January 6, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- Investors in JA Solar Holdings Co. Ltd., a Chinese manufacturer of solar cells used for electricity production, have filed a lawsuit claiming that the company did not reveal a $100 million investment with a unit of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. in the months before the investment bank filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

According to the proposed class action, filed Dec. 31 in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, when JA Solar revealed those losses, the company's American depository shares —...
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