We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance

Results:1-10 of 84

Recent denial of class certification in Light Cigarettes Marketing case emphasizes that Article III bars class certification if individual putative class members lack injury in fact
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • December 21 2010

In re Light Cigarettes Marketing Sales Practices Litigation, 2010 WL 4901785 (D.Me. Nov. 24, 2010), is the fifteenth case to consider class certification for purchasers of light cigarettes.

Massachusetts Supreme Court expands toxic tort liability; rejects single controversy rule
  • Morgan Lewis
  • USA
  • October 30 2009

On October 19, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (SJC) expanded toxic tort liability to encompass medical monitoring claims while at the same time rejecting application of the "single controversy" rule in such cases.