Latest Dukes Complaint Still Fatally Flawed, Wal-Mart Says

Law360, New York (January 17, 2012, 5:55 PM EST) -- A narrowed complaint in a closely watched gender discrimination case against Wal-Mart Stores Inc. hasn't fixed "fatal defects" identified by the U.S. Supreme Court when it overturned certification of a 1.5 million-woman class in June, Wal-Mart told a California federal court Monday.

The retailer's motion to dismiss — which took aim at the fourth amended putative class action complaint filed by Wal-Mart worker Betty Dukes and four other named plaintiffs in October — said the women had failed to come to grips with the high court's...
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