Top News

TCPA class action suit against Dick's results in class certification denial

Cassandra Stone Dec. 30, 2016, 10:12am

SANTA ANA, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – A class action against Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. was recently denied class certification by California federal judge, U.S. District Judge Cormac J. Carney, because the plaintiff was ruled to be an inadequate class representative.

Florida U.S. District Court decertifies class of Haitian seasonal farm workers

Cassandra Stone Dec. 29, 2016, 9:14am

A group of seasonal workers who were hired to pick blueberries from Clear Springs Farming filed a class action complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, citing discrimination and lack of compensation.

Facebook advertising algorithm error triggers class action lawsuit

Cassandra Stone Nov. 18, 2016, 10:54am

MENLO PARK, Calif (Legal Newsline) -- One month after Facebook announced a video metric error caused artificial inflation for the last two years, a putative class action lawsuit was filed against the company.

Sanctions placed on Safeway for inadequate search during discovery

Cassandra Stone Nov. 18, 2016, 9:48am

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline)  - In a certified class action lawsuit last month, Safeway Inc. was saddled with sanctions totaling nearly $700,000 for presenting discovery sans guidance and failing to identify responsive files produced as evidence.