Montana Board of Investments, Helena, is searching for at least one law firm to handle securities class-action claims, confirmed Executive Director Carroll South. Services would range from monitoring for possible claims to litigation. Barrack, Rodos & Bacine now provides services on a less formal basis; it can bid on the RFP. The board which oversees $13 billion that includes $8.2 billion in pension assets has planned to issue an RFP for a long time, Mr. South said. The RFP is available on the boards website at http://gsd.mt.gov/business/pdfdownloads/RFP08-1493D.DOC. Questions should be directed to Devin Garrity, procurement officer, at 406-444-3366 or [email protected] Responses are due by 2 p.m. MDT April 18. A selection is expected June 1.