Calif. Class In MDL V. Automakers Sent To State Court

Law360, New York (April 2, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Just over a year after a federal appeals court overturned the class certification of state claims in a multidistrict litigation that alleges a number of automakers colluded to keep cheaper Canadian cars out of the U.S., the district judge overseeing the case has remanded a pair of California plaintiffs to state court.

Judge D. Brock Hornby of the U.S. District Court for the District of Maine on Thursday approved a motion to dismiss filed by the two plaintiffs, who are pursuing a parallel putative class action...
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