Opting-Out of Large Securities Class Action Settlements and Antitrust cases can be Profitable

In three cases identified in an analysis of opt-out results in securities class actions, the claimants who pursued individual claims recovered a total of over $1.5 billion.  The cases involved WorldCom, AOL Time Warner and Qwest Communications.  In the study by Cornerstone Research, the authors examined 1,272 class action settlements that occurred from 1996 to 

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Are Cars and Computers Alike in More Ways Than You May Think?

What Cars and Computers Have In Common Cars and computers are becoming more like each other every day.  Vehicles sold today are including larger screens to view more computerized information and are maintained through extensive built in computer systems and even a black box.  Toyota found itself in trouble for unintended acceleration and facing charges 

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