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Wells Fargo Denied Bid to End Insurance Kickback Class Action Lawsuit

In April 2011, several homeowners brought a class action lawsuit against Wells Fargo Bank and QBE Specialty Insurance Co. involving “force-placed insurance.” According to the complaint, all homeowners who have mortgages with defendant Wells Fargo are required to maintain insurance … Continue reading

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Is the Rejection of Cy Pres Distributions of Class Action Settlement Funds Becoming a Trend?

Earlier this month, we reported on the decision in Klier v. Elf Atochem North America, Inc., 658 F.3d 468 (5th Cir. 2011), in which the Fifth Circuit rejected a cy pres distribution of the remaining funds in a class action … Continue reading

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Ticketmaster to Settle Consumer Class Action

Anyone who has shopped for concert tickets online knows the feeling. The convenience fees, order processing fees, and shipping fees added to the ticket price make going to concerts an expensive proposition these days, especially as more traditional box office … Continue reading

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