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Case Status:    SETTLED
On or around 11/15/2010 (Date of order of final judgment)

Filing Date: March 02, 2005

Plaintiffs filed a Stipulation of Settlement with the court, outlining a $3.5 million settlement, at least a portion of which will be paid by insurers.

As of August 27, 2008 discovery continues in the case.

According to a press release dated March 27, 2006, Bradley Pharmaceuticals, Inc. received notice that its July 2005 motion to dismiss the Federal securities class action litigation pending against it in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, was denied. Bradley continues to dispute the allegations set forth in the class action litigation and intends to vigorously defend itself.

The complaint charges Bradley Pharmaceuticals and certain of its officers and directors with violations of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Bradley Pharmaceuticals is a specialty pharmaceutical company that acquires, develops and markets prescription and over-the-counter products in select markets.

Specifically, the complaint alleges defendants issued materially false and misleading statements regarding the Company's increasing financial performance and future prospects. As alleged in the complaint, these statements were materially false and misleading because they failed to disclose and/or misrepresented the following adverse facts, among others, which were known to defendants, or recklessly disregarded by them, at all relevant times: (a) that the Company was materially overstating its financial results by engaging in improper accounting practices; (b) that the Company's future sales growth from its Keralac franchise would be hindered by generic competition; and (c) as a result of the foregoing, there was no reasonable basis for the Company's revenue and earnings guidance.

The complaint further alleges on or around February 28, 2005, the Company issued a press release announcing that the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") is conducting an informal inquiry to determine whether there have been violations of the federal securities laws by the Company. In connection with the inquiry, the SEC staff has requested that the Company provide it with certain information and documents concerning issues related to revenue recognition and capitalization of certain payments. In light of the ongoing SEC staff inquiry and separate counsel's review, the Company also announced that it be delaying the release of its 2004 earnings.
As a result of this announcement, shares of Bradley Pharmaceuticals common stock closed at $9.75 per share, a decline of $3.50 per share, or almost 30%, from the previous trading day's close.

COMPANY INFORMATION:

Sector: Healthcare
Industry: Biotechnology & Drugs
Headquarters: United States

SECURITIES INFORMATION:

Ticker Symbol: BDY
Company Market: New York SE
Market Status: Public (Listed)

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COURT: D. New Jersey
DOCKET #: 05-CV-01219
JUDGE: Hon. Patty Shwartz
DATE FILED: 03/02/2005
CLASS PERIOD START: 04/29/2004
CLASS PERIOD END: 02/25/2005
PLAINTIFF FIRMS NAMED IN COMPLAINT:
  1. Abbey Gardy, LLP (New York)
    212 East 39th Street, Abbey Gardy, LLP (New York), NY 10016
    212.889.3700 · info@abbeygardy.com
  2. Barrack Rodos & Bacine (former Haddonfield , NJ)
    14 Kings Highway West, Barrack Rodos & Bacine (former Haddonfield , NJ), NJ 08033
    856.354.070 ·
  3. Berger & Montague PC
    1622 Locust Street, Berger & Montague PC, PA 19103
    800.424.6690 215.875.4604 · investorprotect@bm.net
  4. Brodsky & Smith, LLC (former Pennysylvania)
    11 Bala Avenue, Suite 39, Brodsky & Smith, LLC (former Pennysylvania), PA 19004
    610.668.7987 610.660.0450 · esmith@Brodsky-Smith.com
  5. Dyer & Shuman, LLP
    801 East 17th Avenue, Dyer & Shuman, LLP, CO 80218-1417
    303.861.3003 800.711.6483 · info@dyershuman.com
  6. Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer, LLP (Morristown, NJ)
    237 South Street, Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer, LLP (Morristown, NJ), NJ 07962
    973.656.0222 973.401.1114 · info@kaplanfox.com
  7. Law Offices of Charles J. Piven, P.A.
    World Trade Center-Baltimore,401 East Pratt Suite 2525, Law Offices of Charles J. Piven, P.A., MD 21202
    410.332.0030 · pivenlaw@erols.com
  8. Lerach Coughlin Stoia Geller Rudman & Robbins LLP (Melville)
    200 Broadhollow, Suite 406, Lerach Coughlin Stoia Geller Rudman & Robbins LLP (Melville), NY 11747
    631.367.7100 631.367.1173 · info@lerachlaw.com
  9. Lite, DePalma, Greenberg & Rivas, LLC (Newark)
    Two Gateway Center, 12th Floor, Lite, DePalma, Greenberg & Rivas, LLC (Newark), NJ 07102-5003
    973.623.3000 ·
  10. Milberg Weiss Bershad & Schulman LLP (New York)
    One Pennsylvania Plaza, 49th Floor, Milberg Weiss Bershad & Schulman LLP (New York), NY 10119
    212.594.5300 212.868.1229 · info@milbergweiss.com
  11. Pomerantz LLP (New York)
    600 Third Avenue, Pomerantz LLP (New York), NY 10016
    212.661.1100 212.661.8665 · info@pomerantzlaw.com/
  12. Schatz & Nobel, P.C.
    330 Main Street, Schatz & Nobel, P.C., CT 06106
    800.797.5499 860.493.6290 · sn06106@AOL.com
  13. Scott & Scott LLC (Connecticut)
    P.O. Box 192, 108 Norwich Avenue, Scott & Scott LLC (Connecticut), CT 06415
    860.537.5537 860.537.4432 · scottlaw@scott-scott.com
  14. Seeger Weiss LLP (New York Old Address)
    40 Wall Street. The Trump Building, Seeger Weiss LLP (New York Old Address), NY 10005
    212.584.0700 · info@seegerweiss.com
  15. Stull, Stull & Brody (New York)
    6 East 45th Street, Stull, Stull & Brody (New York), NY 10017
    310.209.2468 310.209.2087 · SSBNY@aol.com
  16. Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP (New York)
    270 Madison Avenue, Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP (New York), NY 10016
    212.545.4600 212.686.0114 · newyork@whafh.com
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COURT: D. New Jersey
DOCKET #: 05-CV-01219
JUDGE: Hon. Patty Shwartz
DATE FILED: 06/20/2005
CLASS PERIOD START: 10/28/2004
CLASS PERIOD END: 02/25/2005
PLAINTIFF FIRMS NAMED IN COMPLAINT:
  1. Abbey Gardy, LLP (New York)
    212 East 39th Street, Abbey Gardy, LLP (New York), NY 10016
    212.889.3700 · info@abbeygardy.com
  2. Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman, P.C.
    210 Summit Avenue, Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman, P.C., NJ 07645
    201-391-7000 201-307-1086 · kgg@kgglaw.com
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