Opinions – 9/4/14: 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals

Civil Procedure Class certification  BOTTOM LINE: In certifying five classes, U.S. District Court abused its discretion by failing to rigorously analyze whether the administrative burden of identifying class members in the ownership cases would render class proceedings too onerous and by improperly lowering the plaintiffs’ burden of proof to demonstrate the prospective classes’ compliance with the commonality ...

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