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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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Smoking Gun Not Required For Texters’ Class Action Complaint

Recently, in an opinion written by Judge Richard Posner, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit affirmed a district court’s refusal to dismiss a class action complaint alleging that cell phone companies conspired to fix text message prices … Continue reading

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U.S. Supreme Court Asked to Review Interpretation of Leegin: Will Consumers Benefit the Second Time Around?

In Leegin Creative Prods., Inc. v. PSKS, Inc., a 5-4 decision it issued three years ago,  the Supreme Court  overturned the 100 year-old decision Dr. Miles Medical Co. v. John D. Park & Sons Co., which held that it was per se unlawful … Continue reading

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