LA Fitness Member Seeks Class Cert. In Overbilling Suit

Law360, New York (July 29, 2011, 5:13 PM EDT) -- A Florida resident asked for class certification Friday in a lawsuit accusing LA Fitness International LLC of breaching an express contract by allegedly overcharging consumers who changed their membership statuses.

Named plaintiff Larry McDermott told a Florida federal court that the consumer protection case against one of the country's largest fitness club companies satisfied the necessary requirements for certification under Rule 23 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. He seeks to represent a nationwide class of current and former LA Fitness members who were hit...
To view the full article, register now.