In re Crude Oil Commodity Futures Litig., 11-cv-03600 (S.D.N.Y.)

August 8, 2020

       In this action alleging manipulation of WTI crude oil futures contract and option prices by manipulative conduct in the Cushing Oklahoma market, the Honorable Paul G. Gardephe entered an order on August 8, 2020 approving distribution of the net settlement fund to eligible claimants.  The Settlement Administrator (AB Data, Ltd.) expects to commence distributions to eligible claimants during October 2020.  Claimants should follow the Settlement website for further updates.   The Firm acted as co-lead counsel for a Class of traders who transacted in NYMEX WTI crude oil futures and options contracts If you have questions, please contact Christopher M. McGrath ( or consult the Settlement website listed above.