Public Employees' Retirement System of Mississippi et al v. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. et al

Plaintiff: Public Employees' Retirement System of Mississippi
Defendant: Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Goldman Sachs Mortgage Company, GS Mortgage Securities Corp., Goldman, Sachs & Co., Inc., McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc., Moody's Investors Service, Inc., Fitch Inc., Daniel L. Sparks, Mark Weiss, Jonathan S. Sobel, GSAA Home Equity Trust 2006-2, GSAA Home Equity Trust 2006-3 and GSAMP Trust 2006-S2
 
Case Number: 1:2009cv01110
Filed: February 6, 2009
 
Court: New York Southern District Court
Office: Securities/Commodities Office
County: XX Out of State
Presiding Judge: Unassigned
 
Nature of Suit: Plaintiff
Cause of Action: Federal Question
Jury Demanded By: 15:78m(a) Securities Exchange Act

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February 3, 2012 122 Opinion or Order of the Court OPINION & ORDER re: 102 MOTION to Certify Class (Notice of Motion for Class Certification and Appointment of Class Representative and Class Counsel). MOTION to Certify Class (Notice of Motion for Class Certification and Appointment of Cl ass Representative and Class Counsel). filed by Public Employees' Retirement System of Mississippi. The Court has considered Defendants' additional arguments and finds them withoutmerit. The motion for class certification is GRANTED. P laintiff is appointed Class Representative, and Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann LLP is appointed Class Counsel, subject to its submission of an additional memorandum. Merit discovery will commence in accordance with the pre-trial scheduling order. The Clerk of the Court is instructed to close the motion.(Signed by Judge Harold Baer on 2/2/2012) (djc)
January 12, 2011 78 Opinion or Order of the Court OPINION & ORDER: #99838 Plaintiff's causes of action against the Ratings Agency Defendants are dismissed. Plaintiff's claims against the Goldman Sachs Defendants with regard to the offerings they did not purchase are dismissed for lack of standing. Plaintiff's claims related to the disregard of underwriting guidelines may proceed, as may the control person liability claims against GSMC, GS Group and the Individual Defendants. The Clerk of Court is instructed close these motions (No. 67 , No. 70 ) and remove them from my docket. (See OPINION & ORDER as set forth) (Signed by Judge Harold Baer on 1/12/2011) (lnl) Modified on 1/14/2011 (ajc).

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Plaintiff: Public Employees' Retirement System of Mississippi
Represented By: Blake Tyler
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Defendant: Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
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Defendant: Goldman Sachs Mortgage Company
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Defendant: Goldman, Sachs & Co., Inc.
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Defendant: McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Defendant: Moody's Investors Service, Inc.
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Defendant: Fitch Inc.
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Defendant: Daniel L. Sparks
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Defendant: Mark Weiss
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Defendant: Jonathan S. Sobel
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Defendant: GSAA Home Equity Trust 2006-2
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Defendant: GSAA Home Equity Trust 2006-3
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Defendant: GSAMP Trust 2006-S2
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