Class action lawsuits
frequently take Years to resolve.
(4) These class action lawsuits
are likely to continue to be filed given the length of time it typically takes class action lawsuits
arising from a national practice of a company or companies to be filed on behalf of all potential claimants nationwide (5) and in light of the current national culture, which, similar to the culture during the Great Depression, views those who work for financial service companies as villains.
Class action lawsuits
involving foodborne-illness outbreaks have been rare, despite the relative ease of establishing the defendant's liability in most recognized outbreaks caused by the sale of contaminated food.
1) It imposes residency restrictions by limiting class membership in class action lawsuits
filed in Florida state courts to Florida residents, with exceptions; and
Because SLUSA applied to class action lawsuits
"in connection with the purchase or sale" of securities, some courts concluded that so-called "holder" lawsuits could proceed in state court.
These changes basically restrict the Defendant's ability to contest authorization of a class action lawsuit
274) expands the jurisdiction of federal courts, allowing them to more easily hear large class action lawsuits
in which plaintiffs and defendants are from different states.
White, a former ghostwriter for Jerry Falwell, intends to file a "class action lawsuit
in fifty states" for the purpose of silencing religious and political leaders who oppose efforts to normalize homosexuality.
Miami firm Robles Law Centre filed the class action lawsuit
this week in a Broward County court on behalf of widower Jeffrey Post and any other families whose relatives' bodies may also have been embalmed against their wishes.
A class action lawsuit
seeking more than $500 million was filed on behalf of 300,000 Mexicans taken to the United States to work on railroads or farms during World War II.
(9) CMA's Board of Trustees voted unanimously to allow the state physician organization to be the lead plaintiff in a class action lawsuit
against the three largest for-profit health carriers in the state (Blue Cross/WellPoint, PacifiCare, and Foundation/HealthNet).
Microsoft is faced with a 140 private class action lawsuit
in 38 states which will draw heavily on the existing decision.