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Decisions That Consider Scope of Walmart v. Dukes

A recent decision from the  Third Circuit Court of Appeals has given class-action plaintiffs some helpful guidance in addressing the Supreme Court’s  decision in Walmart Stores Inc. v. Dukes. In  Dukes, the Supreme Court held that female Walmart employees could … Continue reading

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Netflix prevails; Walmart settles in DVD class action

Walmart too small? That’s the verdict of Judge Phyllis Hamilton of the Northern District of California in a class action suit against the retailer and Internet movie house Netflix. According to Judge Hamilton, a marketing agreement between the two companies … Continue reading

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Consolidation of NBA Class Action Elicits Settlement

On November 26, just days after lawyers for the NBA players withdrew their class action antitrust complaint in California and moved to consolidate their claims in a Minnesota Federal court, the NBA and its players announced a new labor deal. … Continue reading

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