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Friday, January 4, 2008

Stanford Securities Class Action Clearinghouse Year-End Report

According to a recent report from Stanford's Securities Class Action Clearinghouse, nearly 20% of 2007 securities class action filings involved the collapse of the subprime markets.  In contrast, filings involving GAAP violations were down, 42% in 2007 compared to 66% in 2006.  Overall, 2007 filings were up 43% over last year, still a 14% decrease from the average recorded over the past ten years.  CFO.com, Subprime Mess Over Takes GAAP Gaffes.

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