As we move forward from 2020, the team at Monument Economics Group looks back on the year with gratitude. With great appreciation for our clients and our colleagues, MEG has made contributions to local nonprofits. In addition to the organizations we’ve long supported: So Others Might Eat and DC Scores in Washington, DC; Robin Hood […]
Bloomberg Global Financial News interviewed Monument Economics Group’s Jessica Harris as part of a recent Quicktake feature report on the “Flash Crash” that rattled US financial markets in May 2010. Ms. Harris, who was the Lead Trading Investigator on the matter for the CFTC, played a key role in identifying the trader in question and […]
American Antitrust Institute Recognizes Dr. Russell Lamb, Mr. Christopher Jackman, and Mrs. Adrienne Sexton for Outstanding Antitrust Litigation Achievement in Economics Today, November 12, 2020, the American Antitrust Institute (“AAI”) is awarding Monument Economics Group’s Dr. Russell Lamb, Mr. Christopher Jackman, and Mrs. Adrienne Sexton with the 2020 Antitrust Enforcement Award for Outstanding Antitrust Litigation […]
On Tuesday, U.S. District Judge Paul G. Gardephe certified a class of participants in Verizon’s 401(k) Plan pursuant to the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (“ERISA”), finding that Plaintiff Melina N. Jacobs has standing by virtue of her indirect investment in the Global Opportunity Fund through the Plan’s Target Date Funds. Verizon challenged her standing, […]
A securities case filed against Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (now Bausch Health Companies, Inc.) on behalf of both shareholders and bondholders has settled for $1.2 billion. Monument’s Cynthia Jones served as plaintiffs’ expert for holders of the eleven Senior Notes that will participate in the settlement, with total par value of $17.8 billion.