Subclasses Denied In 'Vista Capable' Suit V. Microsoft

Law360, New York (April 13, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Finding that the lead plaintiffs in a suit over Microsoft Corp.’s allegedly misleading marketing campaign for the Vista operating system failed to show that common issues predominate with respect to two proposed narrowed classes, a federal judge has refused to certify either class.

Judge Marsha J. Pechman of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington signed an order Friday denying the lead plaintiffs’ motion for certification of two subclasses. The decision came less than two months after the judge decertified a broader class...
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