A class action, class suit, or representative action is a type of lawsuit where one
of the parties is ... In a typical class action, a plaintiff sues a defendant or a
number of .... 5-4 against cert...
that defendants m ay raise in opposing class certification and class judgments. ...
putative nationwide class actions, hybrid Rule 23(b)(2)/(b)(3) actions, defendant
... II. Due Process and Rule 23. The familiar elements of Rule 23 of the Federal ...
to 23(c)(2) and the discretionary notice under 23(d)(2) were intended to fulfill the
Mar 1, 2008 ... warrant individual action" that would otherwise lead to an "unjust .... See Stephen
C. Yeazell, The Past and Future of Defendant and Settlement Classes in ...
Litigation to Class Action, Part II: Interest, Class, and Representation, 27 UCLA L.
REV. ... B. Requirements for Asserting a Class Action Pursuant to.
II. CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK. ... B. Relationship Between Class Counsel and
Class Members. ... C. The Federal Court''s Supervision of Individual Settlements.
..... attempts of defendants to settle the individual claims of class members.