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Court Hands Down Victory for Employees Who Do Piecework

The Second District Court of Appeal recently handed down a victory for employees who do piecework. The Court held that employees who are paid according to the amount produced (i.e., piecework) must also be paid separate hourly compensation for the hours spent waiting for work or doing other tasks during their shifts. In Gonzalez v….

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Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP Announces Investigation into Sale of Archon Corp. to Esplanade Capital

Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP has commenced an investigation into possible legal claims against the Board of Directors of Archon Corp. (“Archon”) (OTC US: ARHN). The investigation concerns possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to the proposed sale of Archon to Esplanade Capital, LLC (“Esplanade”) in an all-cash deal valued around…

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Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP Announces Investigation of Potential Sale of Anaren, Inc.

Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP has commenced an investigation into possible legal claims against the Board of Directors of Anaren, Inc. (“Anaren” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ GS: ANEN). The investigation concerns possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to the Board’s receipt of an acquisition proposal from Vintage Capital Management, LLC (“Vintage”)….

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Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP Announces Investigation of National Financial Partners Corp.’s Acquisition by Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC

Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP has commenced an investigation into possible legal claims against the Board of Directors National Financial Partners Corp. (“NFP” or “the Company”) (NYSE: NFP). The investigation concerns possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to NFP entering into an agreement to be acquired by Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC…

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Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP Announces Investigation of Life Technologies Corp.

Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP has commenced an investigation into possible legal claims against the Board of Directors of Life Technologies Corp. (“Life” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ: LIFE). The investigation concerns possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to a sale of the Company to Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc.  (“Thermo Fisher”) (NYSE:…

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Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP Announces Investigation of Fisher Communications, Inc.’s Acquisition by Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.

Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP has commenced an investigation into possible legal claims against the Board of Directors of Fisher Communications, Inc. (“Fisher”) (NASDAQ: FSCI). The investigation concerns possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to Fisher’s entry into an agreement to be acquired by Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (“Sinclair”) (NASDAQ: SBGI)….

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Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP Announces Investigation of MOD-PAC Corp. Buyout

Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP, a shareholder and consumer rights litigation firm, has commenced an investigation into possible legal claims against the Board of Directors of MOD-PAC Corp. (“Mod-Pac”) (NASDAQ: MPAC). The investigation concerns possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to Mod-Pac’s entry into an agreement to be acquired by a…

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Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP Announces Investigation of The Cash Store Financial Services, Inc.

SAN DIEGO – Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP, a shareholder and consumer rights litigation firm, has commenced an investigation into The Cash Store Financial Services Inc. (“CSFS”) (TSX: CSF; NYSE: CSFS) to determine whether it has violated the federal securities laws by knowingly or recklessly making materially false and/or misleading public statements concerning the CSFS’s business,…

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Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP Announces Investigation of Sterling Bancorp Acquisition by Provident New York Bancorp

SAN DIEGO – Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP, a shareholder and consumer rights litigation firm, has commenced an investigation into possible legal claims against the Board of Directors of Sterling Bancorp (“Sterling”) (NYSE: STL), regarding possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to Sterling’s entry into an agreement to be acquired by…

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Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP Announces Investigation of Lufkin Industries Inc. Acquisition by General Electric Co.

SAN DIEGO – Zeldes & Haeggquist, LLP, a shareholder and consumer rights litigation firm, has commenced an investigation into possible legal claims against the Board of Directors of Lufkin Industries Inc. (“Lufkin”) (NASDAQ: LUFK), regarding possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to Lufkin’s entry into an agreement to be acquired…