|(23 Oct 2015)
The latest available data from the federal courts show that during fiscal year 2015 the government reported the filing of 242 new stockholders' lawsuits in the district courts.
According to the case-by-case information analyzed by the Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC), this number has fallen considerably from in the past few years, with a drop of 24.1 percent from the previous fiscal year, and a decrease of 38.3 percent from FY 2010.
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