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Sometimes, the case website is the only interaction a claimant will have with important case information. But what does it really take to stand up a settlement website, and what should attorneys be looking for from a settlement administrator? Read more.
Combating fraud requires a mix of technology and strategy. It’s important to keep in mind that the claims process should still be as simple as possible for class members but taking the steps to mitigating fraud ensures a fair and secure process. Read more.
Securities class action filings not related to mergers and acquisitions are reaching record levels due to more unpredictable markets. In addition, the study found an upward trend toward more defendants named in filings. Read more.
The California Consumers Protection Act applies to all companies conducting business in California, and arrives on the heels of 8,804 data breaches made public since 2005. Find out what this means for both Plaintiff and Defense, and how you can help your clients navigate the new waters. Read more.
A QSF operates as a tax-free holding point used when determining who receives what amount from the settlement. It's also a vehicle from which distributions are made But what makes a fund a QSF? Read more.
Duff & Phelps, the global advisor that protects, restores and maximizes value for clients, announced the acquisition of Heffler Claims Group, a leading settlement administrator based in the U.S. The deal builds on Duff & Phelps’ expanded business services offering, including noticing solutions and claims administration, following the firm’s March 2019 acquisition of Prime Clerk.
Through its proprietary platforms, Heffler offers client solutions for class action, mass tort and data breach administrations, including planning and implementing notification programs, designing custom databases and websites, providing call center services, administering the claims process and handling distributions and related escrow agent and tax services. Following the acquisition, Heffler will become part of the Business Services practice at Duff & Phelps.