With Stephen Kane
In an opinion with potentially far-reaching consequences for plaintiffs seeking to obtain class certification in actions alleging violations of state consumer protection statutes and in actions seeking medical monitoring, the Eighth Circuit has reversed certification of a nationwide class of uninjured medical device recipients. In re St. Jude Med., Inc., _F.3d _, 2008 WL 942274 (8th Cir., Apr. 9, 2008).