Class Actions

We have defended  dozens of class actions in dozens of states in the country. We have done so successfully, winning all on motions to dismiss, class certification, or summary judgment, and settling only after significant victories in court. A sampling of the matters we have handled include:

  • Successfully defended consumer products company in deceptive advertising class actions filed in Colorado, North Carolina, Michigan, Wisconsin, Ohio, California, and Washington D.C.
  • Successfully defended hospitality company in class action seeking $1 billion in damages. Obtained dismissal of the complaint and negotiated de minimus settlement during.
  • Obtained summary judgment for pharmaceutical company in class actions alleging that marketing of its anti-depressant invaded patient privacy and challenging numerous aspects of the marketing of pharmaceutical products to physicians.
  • Successfully defended major mutual insurance company in class actions seeking payment of policy dividend, obtaining entry of summary judgment and prevailing on appeal.
  • Successfully defended major wireless carriers in a series of eight national class actions claiming deceptive or inadequate disclosure of various billing practices. Defeated motions for class certification and obtained dismissal of actions.