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Class action roundtable

Class action roundtable

an introduction to class action litigation in Massachusetts

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Published by MCLE in [Boston, Mass.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Massachusetts.
    • Subjects:
    • Class actions (Civil procedure) -- Massachusetts.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesIntroduction to class action litigation in Massachusetts
      StatementFrederic L. Ellis, cochair ... [et al.].
      ContributionsEllis, Frederic L., Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc. (1982- )
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKFM2936.6.C55 C59 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 144 p. ;
      Number of Pages144
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3696573M
      LC Control Number2003104908

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      CLASS ACTION: The Story of Lois Jenson and the Landmark Case that Changed Sexual Harassment Law Clara Bingham, Author, Laura Leedy Gansler, Author, Laura Leedy Gansler, Joint Author. . Class Actions & Multi-District Litigation Latham & Watkins’ litigators defend clients in high-stakes, complex class action litigation. The class actions the firm defends typically involve multiple related actions filed in the United States, often in the state and federal court systems.

      (4) Motion to strike class allegations. (5) Answer, affirmative defenses, or counterclaims. (6) Summary judgment. Move before class certification? This is the first in a series of Roundtables based on the Committee’s book, Class Action Strategy and Practice Guide of which Herrington was a co-author. The development of our plan for this class session (including our selection of the Google Books Settlement as a focus within the broader topic of the internet and publication, as well as our decisions about guests, readings, and technology use) is documented on the discussion page.


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