class action :
- n a lawsuit brought by a representative member of a large group of people on behalf of all members of the group
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- Athletes pursue class action lawsuit against NCAA
Athletes pursue class action lawsuit against NCAA (AP) — Lawyers for former student athletes are seeking to turn their lawsuit against the NCAA over compensation into a class action representing thousands of collegiate competitors. The lawsuit was initially filed by University of California, Los Angeles basketball player Ed O'Bannon and several other former college athletes in 2009who feel the ...
June 20, 2013 - San Francisco Chronicle
- Class action waivers in arbitration agreements enforceable: High court
In a ruling hailed as an important victory for employers, a divided U.S. Supreme Court ruled Thursday that class action waivers in arbitration agreements are enforceable.The litigation in American Express Co. et al. v. Italian Colors Restaurant et al. was filed by merchants who alleged that New
June 20, 2013 - Business Insurance
- Class Action LawSuit Filed Against Estate of Deceased Attorney
A class action lawsuit has been filed against the estate of former South Carolina lawyer John Schurlknight, claiming losses from his alleged theft of between $6 million and $10 million.
June 19, 2013 - LawFuel