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Seventh Circuit Allows Class Certification Despite Attorney Misconduct

Do you ever wonder how plaintiffs’ class action lawyers find their class representatives?  And whether there is any possibility of defeating class certification if their efforts are sleazy or downright unethical?  In the recent decision of Reliable Money Order, Inc. v. McKnight Sales Co., Inc., —F.3d —, No. 12-2599, 2013 WL 85937 (7th Cir. Jan. … Continue Reading

Renner to Speak at Strafford Web Seminar

Class Action Lawsuit Defense co-editor, Deborah Renner, will be speaking in an upcoming Strafford live phone/web seminar, “Limits of Class Representation Prior to Class Counsel Appointment,” scheduled for Tuesday, December 18, 1:00pm-2:30PM EST. For more information and to register > or call 1-800-926-7926 ext. 10 (ask for Class Representation Pre-Class Counsel Appointment on 12/18/12 and mention code: ZDFCT). … Continue Reading