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Case Status:    ONGOING    
On or around 08/22/2019 (Date of last review)

Filing Date: August 21, 2019

According to the Complaint, Burford is a litigation-financing company, offering services for clients participating in litigation, arbitration, assert recovery, and other legal finance activities.

The Complaint alleges that throughout the Class Period, Defendants made false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose that: (1) Burford has been manipulating its metrics, including ROIC and IRR, to create a misleading picture of investment returns to investors; (2) these manipulations hid the fact that the Company is at high risk for a liquidity crunch and is already arguably insolvent; and (3) as a result of the aforementioned misconduct, Defendants’ statements about Burford’s business, operations, and prospects were materially false and/or misleading and/or lacked a reasonable basis at all relevant times.


Sector: Financial
Industry: Misc. Financial Services
Headquarters: Other


Ticker Symbol: BRFRY
Company Market: OTC-BB
Market Status: Public (Listed)

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COURT: E.D. New York
DOCKET #: 19-CV-04807
JUDGE: Hon. Nina Gershon
DATE FILED: 08/21/2019
CLASS PERIOD END: 08/07/2019
  1. The Rosen Law Firm, P.A. P.C. (New York, Former Office)
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