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A class action, class suit, or representative action is a type of lawsuit where one of the parties is ... 3.1.1 Jurisdiction; 3.1.2 Class certification Under Rule 23; 3.1.3 Notice and ... In a typic...

7.2 Rule 23 Class Certification Requirements | Federal Practice ...

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In other cases, affidavits can establish the number of class members. .... and when the defendants are "juridically linked" in the sense that a class action is ... of the class precedes appointment of adequate counsel.57 Rule 23(g)(1)(c) lists the .... Rule 23(b)(3) class actions are expensive and time-consuming, requiring no...

other due process challenges to the class device - Gibson Dunn

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that defendants m ay raise in opposing class certification and class judgments. .... to 23(c)(2) and the discretionary notice under 23(d)(2) were intended to fulfill .... If the plaintiff seeks certification of a class action under Rule 23(b)(3), that plain-.

11-8-11 Class Action Litigation Outline - Center for Human Rights ...

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8. C. Representatives Must Stand for Class ... Bookmark not defined. F. Defendant Class Action ... 21. D. Opt-Out Rights in a Rule 23(b)(3) Class Action ...

Managing Class Action Litigation: A Pocket Guide for ... - U.S. Courts

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II. Timing and significance of class certification, 6. A. Timing, 6. B. Class certification, 6. C. Defining the .... the primary defendants are local citizens (see Rothstein et al. (2005) in the .... 23(c)(1) give you more flexibility by allowing you to consider class ... overlapping class action litigation pending in other federal and...

Notice Cost Problems Under Rule 23(b)(3) and (c)(2) After ...

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Ordinarily, the plaintiffs in Rule 23(b)(3)1 class actions must bear the initial cost ... (c)(2) class action scheme with radically different procedures,6 but the proposed ... vided notice cost equally between plaintiff and defendant); Battle v. Municipal ...

Chapter 3. Special Proceedings And Actions

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Jan 1, 2015 ... (c) the claims or defenses of the representative parties are typical of the claims or ... (ii) adjudications with respect to individual members of the class that would as ... made parties to the action pursuant to other applicable court rules. ... motion within the time allowed by subrule (B)(1), the defendant may file a...

The Overlooked Utility of the Defendant Class Action

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and evaluate defendant class actions.3 Recent proposals for expanding. 1. ... participation of other countries' citizens in U.S.-based class action litigation,” specifically in regard ..... can be a defendant class in a Rule 23(b)(2) suit cannot be answered by ..... “[c]orrectional institutions, county magistrates, county sheriffs, ...

The defendant class action - overlooked utility or just not useful ...

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Aug 11, 2011 ... Defendant class actions are rare beasts. ... Moreover, in a Rule 23(b)(3) class action, most defendants would likely exercise their right to opt out. ... And other firm personnel already know they will suffer for any harm caused by ...

The Problem of Settlement Class Actions

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settlement class action, prior to class certification, the defendant nego- tiates an ... erment, the settlement class action cuts the other way, entrenching power in ... Part III examines recent developments in settlement class actions ...... 68 Under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23(c)(2)(B)(v), class members have the opportu-.

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Rule 23. Class Actions | Federal Rules of Civil Procedure | LII / Legal ...

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(c) Certification Order; Notice to Class Members; Judgment; Issues Classes; ... For any class certified under Rule 23(b)(3), the court must direct to class ... (ii) counsel's experience in handling class actions, other complex litigation, and the .... An action by a stockholder against certain named defendants as representatives of...

Class IV felony - Nebraska Legislature

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Class III felony, Maximum — four years imprisonment and two years ... (8) The changes made to the penalties for Class III, IIIA, and IV felonies by Laws 2015 ... that the minimum sentence be for a different term than the maximum sentence. ... district court to sentence defendant convicted of Class III felony to term in county jail.

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namely, how can municipalities and other “representative organizations” summon .... 18 U.S.C. §921(a)(21)(C)(1999). 10. ..... defendant class may be certified under Rule 23(b)(3), then the predominance of common questions test for such ...