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Apr 10, 2017
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Class Action Roundup – April 10, 2017

by Corrado Rizzi

LA Times Piece Informs Consumers How to Claim Part of $110 Million Wells Fargo Settlement On the last day of March, the Los Angeles Times published an informative piece on how consumers can claim a part of the still-to-be-approved $110 million settlement. What do you have to do to claim… More

Apr 4, 2017
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Class Action Takes Issue with Navient Student Loan Collection Tactics

by Corrado Rizzi

A Minnesota consumer claims in a proposed class action lawsuit that Navient and several of its debt collection agents violated the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) by misrepresenting the status of her student loan debt. The Defendants: Navient Corporation – loan management,… More

Mar 30, 2017
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Class Action Roundup – March 30, 2017

by Corrado Rizzi

The accounts may have been fake, but the settlement, once approved by a judge, will be very real. CNN Money reports Wells Fargo has agreed to a $110 million settlement that will end a class action lawsuits alleging the disgraced bank opened millions of fake accounts and attached… More

Mar 22, 2017
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Class Action Roundup – March 22, 2017

by Corrado Rizzi

An Associated Press report published on ESPN.com says a lawsuit filed by minor league baseball players over allegations that they're paid less than minimum wage has been recertified as a class action by a federal judge.… More

Mar 10, 2017
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House Republicans Move Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act Forward

by Corrado Rizzi

After hours of debate—and with no hearings held on the matter before it quickly cleared the House Judiciary Committee—the Republican-controlled House of Representatives Thursday passed Virginia Rep. Bob Goodlatte's H.R. 985, the misleadingly titled Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act of 2017.… More

Mar 10, 2017
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Class Action Roundup – March 10, 2017

by Corrado Rizzi

A judge has certified a large class of individuals in a class action that claims the plaintiffs and others were held at a 1,500-bed Aurora, Colorado immigration detention center and forced to work for as little as $1 per day or for no pay at all.… More

Mar 9, 2017
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Sterling Jewelers Worker Arbitration Standoff Encapsulates Goal of H.R. 985

by Corrado Rizzi

The pace at which a nearly decade-old employee arbitration claim against Sterling Jewelers—the parent company of Jared the Galleria of Jewelry and Kay Jewelers—has moved can accurately be described as "glacial." And one has no reason to doubt that Sterling and its attorneys prefer it stay that way.… More

Feb 24, 2017
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Class Action Roundup – February 24, 2017

by Corrado Rizzi

U.S. Court of Federal Claims Chief Judge Patricia Campbell-Smith said last week that the government goofed by not paying employees on time for work conducted during the first week of October 2013's shutdown, FederalNewsRadio.com reports.… More

Feb 14, 2017
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The More You Know: Extended Overdraft Fees See Banks Hit With New Lawsuits

It seems like only yesterday that banks across the country were facing class action lawsuits for manipulating customers' transaction orders to maximize overdraft fees.… More

Feb 10, 2017
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Class Action Roundup – February 10, 2017

by Corrado Rizzi

A Reuters report says the United States Supreme Court will hold off on weighing in on the legality of companies requiring workers to give up their right to pursue work-related class actions until at least the fall.… More

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