For Whom American Pipe Tolls, Or Doesn't

Law360, New York (May 24, 2011, 11:25 AM ET) -- In American Pipe and Construction Co. v. Utah, an action asserting claims under the antitrust laws, the U.S. Supreme Court held that the filing of a putative class action complaint tolled the statute of limitations for all members of the proposed class who made timely motions to intervene after the court had denied class certification.[1]

The court later clarified, in an employment discrimination suit, that the doctrine tolled the statute of limitations for all asserted members of the class, not just intervenors, for the period between...
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