Oklahoma Police Pension & Retirement System, Oklahoma City, filed a lawsuit Aug. 16 against Dole Food Co. Inc. and its buyout proposal to take the company private.
August 19, 2013 | 03:21 pm
Detroit can enjoy the protections of bankruptcy, including immunity from lawsuits related to the case, a federal judge ruled, extending that shield to Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder.
July 24, 2013 | 04:09 pm
The $3.4 billion Detroit Police and Fire Retirement System Monday lost a bid to delay the city's $18 billion bankruptcy when a federal judge ruled he has authority over the filing and will hold a...
July 22, 2013 | 05:33 pm
A Michigan judge declared that Detroit's Chapter 9 bankruptcy filing violated the state's constitution and ordered Gov. Rick Snyder to withdraw it.
July 19, 2013 | 03:44 pm
Two Detroit pension funds sued the city's emergency manager and Michigan's governor, asking that a court find a bankruptcy filing would conflict with the state's constitutional protection of public...
July 18, 2013 | 11:18 am
The Louisiana Supreme Court struck down as unconstitutional a recent law establishing a cash balance plan for some employees of three of the state's pension plans.
July 09, 2013 | 02:26 pm
Curtis M. Loftis Jr., South Carolina treasurer, won a skirmish in the battle of wills with other members of the South Carolina Retirement System Investment Commission through settlement of long-...
June 25, 2013 | 10:18 am
Google Inc. settled a lawsuit brought by the Brockton (Mass.) Contributory Retirement System over the company's plan for a stock split that shareholders claimed would unfairly allow founders Larry...
June 17, 2013 | 12:44 pm
Bank of New York Mellon agreed to pay a total of $34 million to settle securities lending litigation brought by South Carolina Treasurer Curtis M. Loftis Jr.
May 31, 2013 | 12:53 pm
Dispute over private equity capital call is catalyst for hearing before state's Supreme Court.
April 29, 2013
News Corp. has settled a shareholder lawsuit for $139 million relating to breach of fiduciary claims and corporate governance failures related to the company's phone-hacking scandal and the...
April 22, 2013 | 01:51 pm
The South Carolina Supreme Court late Wednesday dismissed a petition filed by the South Carolina Retirement System Investment Commission against state Treasurer Curtis M. Loftis Jr.
April 17, 2013 | 06:17 pm
The South Carolina Supreme Court heard arguments on Tuesday from the South Carolina Retirement System Investment Commission seeking a court order directing state Treasurer Curtis M. Loftis Jr. to...
April 16, 2013 | 04:40 pm
St. Louis Police Retirement System filed a lawsuit against Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon and other executives at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. for breaches of their fiduciary duties related to the bank's...
April 15, 2013 | 03:30 pm
A federal lawsuit by two Massachusetts public pension funds that claimed Oppenheimer & Co. had inflated the value of a private equity fund’s holdings was dismissed Thursday.