Ex-Dukes Members Want Quick Appeal In Fla. Sex Bias Case
By Ben James
Law360, New York (October 16, 2013, 7:38 PM EDT) -- Women who lodged regional gender bias claims against Wal-Mart Stores Inc. — after the U.S. Supreme Court disbanded the nationwide class in Wal-Mart v. Dukes in 2011 — asked a Florida federal court on Tuesday for permission to immediately appeal a recent ruling that time-barred their class claims.
Zenovida Love and others who were covered by the massive, nationwide Dukes class — and who filed a suit in Florida looking to represent current and former Wal-Mart and Sam's Club workers — asked U.S. District Judge Robert...