Class Certifications Faced Challenges In 2006

Law360, New York (January 25, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- 2006 was a busy year for employment litigation, but as plaintiffs’ lawyers filed more new and sophisticated class action suits, the defense bar stepped up, taking the plaintiffs’ attorneys to task and defeating more and more class certifications.

The news comes in a report published by employment attorneys at Seyfarth Shaw LLP on Jan. 22, 2007. 2006 marks the firm’s third year producing the Annual Workplace Class Action Litigation Report and it was, according to general editor Gerald Maatman, the busiest year yet in terms of...
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