7th Circuit Remands Defective Washer Actions For Review Of Subclasses

7th Circuit Remands Defective Washer Actions For Review Of Subclasses

CHICAGO - The Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Aug. 22 reinstated its decision to overturn a ruling by an Illinois federal court that denied certification of a class of claimants who allege that certain front-loading automatic washers cause mold growth (Larry Butler, et al. v. Sears, Roebuck and Co., No. 12-8030, 7th Cir.; 2013 U.S. App. LEXIS 17748).

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