Class Actions – Defense

Has your business be sued on a Class Action basis? – Act Fast and Smart!

Class Certification is the point in time of a class action lawsuit when the Court permits the case to go forward on behalf of the class and everyone else that is similarly situation.

Preventing Class Certification is key. There are many hurdles for a class action lawsuit to clear before a class can be certified. A proposed class must meet the following:

  • Numerosity
  • Commonality
  • Typicality
  • Adequacy – of both the Class Representatives and Class Counsel

Additional requirements are:

  • Ascertainability – Whether the class members can be properly identified
  • Predominance
  • Superiority

An experienced class action attorney can guide your business through all the pitfalls of class actions.