Silver Lake Group, L.L.C. : Intelsat S.A. Securities Litigation
On or around 04/08/2020 (Date of last review)
Filing Date: April 07, 2020
The Complaint alleges that Defendants violated provisions of the Exchange Act by selling a block of Intelsat shares while in possession of material non-public information, including that Intelsat had met with the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) on November 5, 2019, to discuss the private sale of certain wavebands controlled by Intelsat for future “5G” use (the “C-Band”) and that the FCC opposed Intelsat’s then-existing proposal, instead favoring a public auction rather than private sale of the C-Band.
On November 18, 2019, after the FCC announced that it would publicly auction the C-Band that Intelsat had been hoping to sell privately, Intelsat’s share price declined 40% to close at $8.03 per share.
Company & Securities Information
Defendant: Intelsat S.A.
Industry: Communications Services
Ticker Symbol: I
Company Market: New York SE
Market Status: Public (Listed)
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First Identified Complaint
James Hill, et al. v. Silver Lake Group, L.L.C., et al.
COURT: N.D. California
DOCKET #: 20-CV-02341
JUDGE: Hon. Jeffrey S. White
DATE FILED: 04/07/2020
CLASS PERIOD START: 11/05/2019
CLASS PERIOD END: 11/18/2019
PLAINTIFF FIRMS NAMED IN COMPLAINT:
Scott + Scott LLP (New York - Current)
The Schall Law Firm
First Identified Complaint (FIC) Filings:
Class Action Complaint
U.S. District Court Civil Docket
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