Practice Areas

Kahn Swick & Foti has a strong track record of success in the following areas of law:

Securities Class Action Litigation

Kahn Swick & Foti prosecutes lawsuits on behalf of institutional and individual clients for stock fraud.  The firm sues corporations who issue materially false and misleading statements to investors about the company’s financial condition and/or business prospects, thereby artificially inflating the price of the company’s stock. Ultimately, investors suffer losses when the truth is finally revealed and the stock falls on such news. KSF litigates both class actions and private/opt out actions depending on the amount of a client’s losses. Read More »

Corporate Governance and Derivative Litigation

Kahn Swick & Foti prosecutes shareholder derivative suits in state and federal courts when corporate boards breach their fiduciary duties owed to the company. These actions encompass the business judgment rule, corporate waste, executive compensation, failing to disclose non-arm length transactions between insiders and the company, and other corporate governance matters. Read More »

Consumer Protection Litigation

Kahn Swick & Foti’s consumer litigation practice consists of litigation that arises from misrepresentations by a company that generally result in financial losses or related damage. These cases are often based upon violations of federal and state consumer protection statutes, and may include RICO (Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organization Act) and related claims. Read More »

Shareholder Mergers And Acquisitions Class Action Litigation

Kahn Swick & Foti represents institutional and individual clients in lawsuits regarding Mergers & Acquisitions and “Going Private” transactions. In such cases, shareholders are deprived of fair value when shares are bought by companies for below market valuations, or are provided insufficient disclosures concerning terms of the transaction. Our lawyers can help investors pursue appraisal rights and demand fair value. Read More »