G&E is an active leader in complex litigation and arbitration, within the United States and around the world. The Firm has represented plaintiffs in hundreds of cases, often setting new precedents and reshaping laws. Obtaining historic recoveries on behalf of clients across its many practice areas, G&E remains a zealous advocate for institutional investor and shareholder rights, protection of our environment, safety of consumers, and the rights of individuals. To view representative examples of G&E settlements and active cases, select from the areas listed below:
The record-breaking Steinhoff settlement is currently the largest non-U.S. securities fraud settlement on file.
The South African portion of the Steinhoff settlement increased the total global settlement amount to €1.4 billion (U.S. $1.6 billion) for all shareholders.
G&E celebrated its 10th birthday with a $3.2 billion victory for shareholders in a historic settlement with Tyco - the first securities class action to crack (and shatter) the billion-dollar barrier.