A class action, class suit, or representative action is a type of lawsuit where one
of the parties is .... However, Rule 23 also provides for defendant class actions. ....
the defendants have been o...
the sparse law governing defendant class action lawsuits and its potential ...
representative organizations that have already commenced litigation ...
governing defendant class action lawsuits and its potential applicability to these
suits. II. ... See letter from James E. Johnson, Under Secretary for Enforcement,
Dep't of the ...
Jun 23, 2012 ... This action disputes the legality of funds from Class II Defendants and reminds
Class I .... LITTLE, WILLIAM E JR NEW YORK, NY 10128 .... Class III(b)
Defendants: Individuals or organizations that received payments in excess ...
E. Discretionary jurisdiction, 6. II. Selection of Counsel, 6. A. Single-lawyer model,
7. B. Private ordering, 7 .... class representatives, or the defendant—whether that
settlement ...... relief consists of distributing products to charitable organizations.
sufficiently coherent or organized to assure that its members will comply with self-
.... The rule permits both plaintiff and defendant class ..... E. The Right to Opt Out
... II. Financing Class Actions. The core idea of the class action is that although ...
courts.mi.gov/Courts/MichiganSupremeCourt/rules/Documents/subchapters/Subchapter 3.500 Representative Actions.pdf
Jan 1, 2015 ... (e) the maintenance of the action as a class action will be superior to other
available ... (ii) adjudications with respect to individual members of the class that
would as a ... motion within the time allowed by subrule (B)(1), the defendant may
file a notice of the ... association, union, or public interest group.
rupt health maintenance organization by suing five participants both .... II.
EFFECT OF JUDGMENT. A. Who is Bound. The utility of a defendant class action
is destroyed ...... The court also held that it was precluded by 28 U.S.C. § 2283
A class action shall not be dismissed or compromised without the approval of the
court. ... IOLTA Committee for the purpose set forth in subdivision (e)(3) of this
rule. ... organizations or foundations (which may include nonprofit organizations
that ... suit and a right and interest to ask for the same relief against the
The policies served by res judicata include conserving judicial en- ... The
principal use of defendant class actions has been in connection with pat. .....
Typically, they were brought against members of an organization or ..... 1968) [
E. Competitive bidding, 5. II. Timing and significance of class certification, 6. A.
Timing, 6. B. Class ... that have affected both defendants and class members. In
the Class ..... ing products to charitable organizations or others, press for infor-.