Delta Fights Class Cert. In Baggage Price-Fixing Suit

Law360, Washington (October 29, 2013, 1:41 PM EDT) -- Delta Air Lines Inc. urged a Georgia federal judge on Friday not to certify a class of travelers accusing the airline and AirTran Airways Inc. of colluding to fix baggage fees, saying further discovery is required to readily identify the individual class members.

Delta claims that the class of travelers has failed to meet the so-called ascertainability requirement for class action plaintiffs seeking certification. Delta also says it deserves to defend itself from individual member claims before the case proceeds as a certified class action, according...
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