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Sixth Circuit Litigants Beware: Exiting the American Pipe Highway Can Forfeit Your Toll
Classified contributors have blogged numerous times (including several times this year) on opinions that tested the boundaries of American Pipe tolling, including those that addressed whether the doctrine applies to claims barred by an applicable statute of repose, successive putative class actions, and cross-jurisdictional litigation.
United States
16 Nov 2017
Class Notice Online Works Just Fine
In a case involving alleged violations of ERISA and the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act, the District Court of the Western District of Kentucky certified a class of Anthem Health Plan...
United States
6 Apr 2017
Food For Thought: A Review Of 2016 Litigation
Food for Thought is a review of significant court decisions affecting the food, beverage, dietary supplements and personal care products industry.
United States
1 Mar 2017
Nothing Crafty About Michaels' Disclosure Under Spokeo
A New Jersey District Court followed Spokeo's Article III standing analysis and dismissed claims by three putative class representatives against Michaels Stores.
United States
27 Feb 2017
Spokeo Gets Lyft Off
The Northern District of California dismissed a Fair Credit Reporting Act case against Lyft upon finding that plaintiff lacked Article III standing...
United States
11 Nov 2016
Nothing Shady Where State Statutory Language Restricting Class Actions Is Clear
Six years ago, the U.S. Supreme Court stated in a plurality opinion that "Rule 23 unambiguously authorizes any plaintiff, in any federal proceeding, to maintain a class action if the Rule's requirements are met"...
United States
28 Sep 2016
No Repose For Debate On Applicability Of American Pipe Tolling
In its seminal 1974 American Pipe opinion, the Supreme Court held that the commencement of a class action tolls the applicable statutes of limitation as to all putative class members...
United States
6 Sep 2016
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