Third Circuit En Banc Review of Sullivan v. DB Investments, Inc

by William A.S. Magrath William Magrath performs an in-depth analysis of the Third Circuit's en banc review of Sullivan v. DB Investments. Mr. Magrath notes that while a prediction of a decision based on the judges' questions during oral argument requires "reading the tea leaves,"...

U.S. Supreme Court to Rule on State’s Case Qualifying as Mass Action

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) The U.S. Supreme Court on May 28 granted a petition for writ of certiorari in a dispute over whether a state's parens patriae lawsuit may be removed to federal court as a "mass action" under the Class Action Fairness Act (CAFA) ( State of Mississippi...