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Case Status:    DISMISSED    
On or around 08/07/2018 (Notice of voluntarily dismissal)

Filing Date: March 29, 2018

According to the law firm press release, Overstock is an online retailer and purported advancer of blockchain technology. On December 18, 2017, Overstock announced that its Medici Ventures (“Medici”) business and tZERO trading system was engaging in a $250 million coin offering.

The complaint alleges that Defendants violated provisions of the Exchange Act by issuing false and misleading statements to investors, including in filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). Specifically, Defendants made false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose that: (1) Overstock’s coin offering was highly problematic and potentially illegal; and (2) the Company’s Medici business was hemorrhaging money.

On June 20, 2018, the Court issued an Order consolidating cases and appointing Lead Plaintiff and Counsel.

On August 7, this case was voluntarily dismissed by the Lead Plaintiff.

COMPANY INFORMATION:

Sector: Services
Industry: Retail (Catalog & Mail Order)
Headquarters: United States

SECURITIES INFORMATION:

Ticker Symbol: OSTK
Company Market: NASDAQ
Market Status: Public (Listed)

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COURT: D. Utah
DOCKET #: 18-CV-00271
JUDGE: Hon. Paul M. Warner
DATE FILED: 03/29/2018
CLASS PERIOD START: 08/03/2017
CLASS PERIOD END: 03/26/2018
PLAINTIFF FIRMS NAMED IN COMPLAINT:
  1. Anderson & Karrenberg
    700 Bank One Tower, 50 West Broadway, Anderson & Karrenberg, UT 84101
    801.534.1700 ·
  2. Holzer & Holzer, LLC
    1117 Perimeter Center West, Suite E-107, Holzer & Holzer, LLC, GA 30338
    770.392.0090 770.392-0029 · mfistel@holzerlaw.com
  3. Scott + Scott LLP (NY)
    405 Lexington Avenue, 40th Floor, The Chrysler Building, Scott + Scott LLP (NY), NY 10174
    (212) 223-6444 (212) 223-6444 ·
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