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Third Circuit Approves Nationwide Certification in De Beers Diamond Antitrust Settlement Class

In Sullivan v. DB Investments, Inc. (“Sullivan II”), No. 08-2784, 2011 U.S. App. LEXIS 25185 (3d Cir. Dec. 20, 2011) (en banc), the Third Circuit reinstated the district court’s certification of a nationwide class settlement comprising indirect and direct purchasers … 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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