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Opinion

May 12, 2017
Opinion

Fyre Festival Lawsuits: Will Employees File Next?

by Corrado Rizzi

At last count, at least seven class action lawsuits from attendees and investors are on the books over the now-infamous Fyre Festival failure. We are by no means fortune tellers here at ClassAction.org, but we have to pose the question – will the next case come from Fyre Festival employees?… More

Nov 30, 2016
Opinion

SiriusXM Settles Pre-1972 Recording Lawsuit

As we've written about before, there's been a bit of controversy regarding the right to use pre-1972 song recordings on streaming services. It's a struggle to determine who the rights actually belong to since songs that were released before 1972 aren't covered by an overarching federal law.… More

May 29, 2015
Opinion

Class Actions That Changed the Way We Shop

How and why we shop has changed a lot over the last decade. The rise of the Internet, and eventually smartphone apps, forever changed the way companies interact with customers. Some stores – Blockbuster, Borders – haven't managed to survive the digital revolution. Others – Amazon, Domino's… More

May 19, 2015
Opinion

New and Innovative Companies, Same Old Legal Problems

by Simon Clark

The last decade has been the decade of the startups. In office shares, innovation hubs, and garages across the countries, businesses have been founded, have grown, and have changed the way millions of people live their lives – and all while striving not to be like other businesses. This is… More

Mar 9, 2015
Opinion

Does the Native American Threatening to Sue Facebook Have a Good Case?

by Melissa Anthony

Last month, Dana Lone Hill had her Facebook account suspended because the social media site suspected she wasn't using her authentic name.… More

Feb 18, 2015
Opinion

A New Food Safety Agency Could Save The Sluggish FDA

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is a lumbering, ineffectual beast. The systems set in place to regulate medical devices don't work, rules intended to ensure good food… More

Oct 16, 2013
Opinion

Two Supreme Court Decisions Involving Arbitration of Class-Wide Claims

by Whitney Shields

The United States Supreme Court decided two cases this month addressing the availability of class-wide relief under agreements that contain mandatory arbitration provisions. Federal law provides a… More

Oct 16, 2013
Opinion

What's Mine is Yours, Google+

by Staff

Social media websites including Facebook and Twitter have recently started new marketing strategies that use members' information to provide more personalized advertisements meant to mimic word… More

Oct 10, 2013
Opinion

Solar Panels Facing Increasing Problems with Quality and Safety

by Staff

The rise of solar panels has been hailed as an environmentally friendly alternative to traditional forms of electricity. Although their introduction was seen by some as little more than a quirk of the… More

Oct 7, 2013
Opinion

Will the Government Shutdown Affect The Supreme Court or Class Actions?

by Staff

Congress' failure to approve a budget has led to the partial shutdown of a range of government services, including national parks, the funding for some food services, and even certain WWII cemeteries… More

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