July 27, 2015 – Pritzker Levine LLP has been appointed co-lead counsel in the pending multidistrict class action litigation arising out of the surreptitious installation of spyware created and operated by Superfish, Inc. on notebook computers manufactured and sold by Lenovo to consumers in the United States. On July 27, 2015, the Honorable Ronald M. Whyte of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California appointed the firm, along with Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy LLP and Girard Gibbs LLP to serve as interim co-lead counsel for the proposed class in the In re Lenovo Adware Litigation.
As co-lead counsel, Pritzker Levine will manage the efforts of plaintiffs’ attorneys with respect to all discovery proceedings, briefing and argument of all motions, and communications with defendants’ counsel.
The In re Lenovo Adware Litigation is brought on behalf of persons and entities in the United States who purchased or otherwise acquired a Lenovo notebook computer on which Superfish’s Visual Discovery spyware program was preinstalled.
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