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...
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-.
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.
that defendants m ay raise in opposing class certification and class judgments. ...
II. Due Process and Rule 23. The familiar elements of Rule 23 of the Federal
Rules .... authority under Rule 23(d) and (e)); (4) whether there are other
proposed repre- ...... remaining class recovery balance to various charitable
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 ...
(E). is charged with a violation of supervised release or faces modification, ... is
charged with a Class B or C misdemeanor, or an infraction for which a ... Any
attorney appointed pursuant to this section or a bar association or legal aid .... (ii).
to protect the defendant's 6th amendment rights to effective assistance of counsel...
RIAA or the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA).5 The defendants in
these actions are .... Part II of this note explains how the BitTorrent peer-to-peer
file-transfer system creates “swarms” of ... of swarm litigation suits precludes
certification of a defendant class under Rule 23. Part. V argues ... music, and e-
Apr 24, 2013 ... ratchet favoring organizational defendants in class actions.13 Defendants will
enjoy the benefits of .... In Part II, the Article considers the problem created by the
fact that the class ...... and the settlement is fair under Rule 23(e).
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) [
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.