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Don't Miss the 3rd Annual International Conference on Dispute Resolution of Consumer Mass Disputes, Collective Redress, Class Action, and ADR at the University of Haifa

I’m very pleased to report that I will be moderating a panel on the use of statistics in class actions at the 3rd Annual International Conference on Dispute Resolution of Consumer Mass Disputes Collective Redress, Class Action, and ADR, sponsored by the University of Haifa in Haifa, Israel.  80 more words

Class Action Trends

This Justin: Timberlake Out of Suit but False-Labeling Action against Bai Beverage Mostly Survives

Here at the WLF Legal Pulse, we routinely discuss class-action lawsuits filed against consumer-product makers, especially those who manufacture packaged foods. Plaintiffs’ lawyers have been clogging the aisles of grocery stores for years dissecting food labels for any possible regulatory misstep and perhaps signing up new clients in the process. 718 more words

Civil Justice & Litigation

Out of the Frying Pan: Plaintiff’s Certification Bid Goes from Bad to Worse When Reconsideration Papers Only Highlight More Sound Reasons to Deny Certification

Sometimes the best motion is the one you don’t file.

One putative TCPA class representative found that lesson out the hard way. In Powell v. Youfit Health Clubs LLC, … 648 more words

Class Actions

"Flooding" Tactic Creates New Risk for Using Mandatory Arbitration Agreements with Independent Contractors

In the Biblical story of Noah’s Ark, a world-engulfing flood destroys everyone except Noah, his family, and his mini zoo. A similar story appears in the Quran, and a much earlier world-engulfing flood was described in the… 445 more words

Former Trump Campaign Staffer Suing to Get All Their NDAs Thrown Out

In a class action filed this week, Jessica Denson and her attorneys argue that the NDA:

Prohibits extraordinarily broad categories of communications and actions that would otherwise be protected by the Constitution and multiple federal, state and local laws and regulations in favor of an extraordinarily broad group of persons and entities, including the Campaign, President Trump and members of President Trump’s family and the companies they own or with which they are involved. 83 more words

Robert Teel