Individual Damages No Bar To Class Cert., 2nd Circ. Hears

Law360, New York (February 28, 2014, 4:04 PM EST) -- Even after the U.S. Supreme Court's Comcast decision, the need for individual damage calculations doesn't preclude class certification, ex-Applebee's workers said Friday, urging the Second Circuit to reverse a lower court's decision to nix their bid for certification on state-law wage claims. 

Applebee's franchisee T.L. Cannon Corp. isn't disputing that class certification is allowable even when damages have to be calculated individually under precedent from the Second Circuit and other appeals courts, the workers said in a reply brief that backing their challenge to a March...
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