Freescale Semiconductor Inc (NYSE: FSL) Investor Securities Class Action Lawsuit 12/28/2007

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(1) AMC Entertainment Inc
(2) SunGard Data Systems Inc
(3) Aramark Corporation
(4) Kinder Morgan Inc
(5) HCA Inc
(6) Freescale Semiconductor Inc
(7) Harrah’s Entertainment Inc
(8) TXU Coration

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Company Name(s): 
FreeScale Semiconductor
Case Name: 
FreeScale Semiconductor Shareholder Class Action Lawsuit 12/28/2007
Case Status: 
Lawsuit Filed
Case Status: 
Settlement Approved
Affected Securities
NYSE: FSL
Lawsuit Overview
Type of Lawsuit: 
Shareholder Class Action
Court of Filing: 
U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts
Date Settled: 
09/29/2014
Settlement Amount: 
$590,500,000
Deadline to Participate in Settlement: 
12/29/2014
Summary: 

The settlement for this action includes the following investments
(1) AMC Entertainment Inc
(2) SunGard Data Systems Inc
(3) Aramark Corporation
(4) Kinder Morgan Inc
(5) HCA Inc
(6) Freescale Semiconductor Inc
(7) Harrah’s Entertainment Inc
(8) TXU Coration
Collectively referred to as The “Target Companies”,

March 2 and 17, 2015 - The court approved the settlement, the plan of allocation, the motion for attorneys’ fees and expenses, and dismissed the action with prejudice.

February 11, 2015 - The court held a final settlement hearing.

September 29, 2014 - The court preliminarily approved the settlements.

June 11, 2014 - Parties filed stipulations of settlement.

June 22, 2012 - Defendants filed a motion to dismiss.

June 14, 2012 - Plaintiffs filed a fifth amended complaint.

September 7, 2011 - The court granted in part and denied in part the plaintiffs' motion to amend the complaint.

July 11, 2011 - The plaintiffs filed a motion to amend the complaint.

January 13, 2011 - The court terminated the motion to dismiss on October 21, 2010.

November 4, 2010 - Defendants filed an additional motion to dismiss.

October 21, 2010 - Defendants filed a motion to dismiss.

October 7, 2010 - Plaintiffs filed a fourth amended complaint.

January 28, 2009 - An additional motion to dismiss was filed.

January 23, 2009 - A renewed motion to dismiss was filed by the defendants.

December 23, 2008 - A defendant filed a motion for reconsideration of the December 15, 2008 denial of defendants' motion to dismiss.

December 15, 2008 - The court denied one of the defendants' motions to dismiss.

November 20, 2008 - The court granted three of the defendants' motions to dismiss.

August 27, 2008 - Defendants filed motions to dismiss.

August 26, 2008 - Plaintiffs filed a third amended complaint.

July 16, 2008 - Plaintiffs filed a second amended complaint.

May 2, 2008 - Plaintiffs filed an amended complaint.

December 28, 2007 - Investors in shares of numerous investments (including Freescale Semiconductor Inc NYSE: FSL) filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts against Bain Capital Partners LLC, The Goldman Sachs Group Inc, The Blackstone Group LP, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co LP, TPG Capital LP, TC Group III LP and TC Group IV LP, and Silver Lake Technology Management LLC over an alleged conspiracy among defendant private equity firms to rig bids, restrict the supply of private equity financing, fix transaction prices, and divide up the market for private equity services for leveraged buyouts.