Judge Won’t Reconsider Denying Class In AmEx Case

Law360, New York (April 16, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal judge has refused to reconsider an order denying a bid for class certification in a suit that accuses American Express Co. of engaging in illegal tying and anti-competitive pricing, holding that the credit card company’s motion for summary judgment should be dealt with first.

Judge George B. Daniels of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York on Wednesday shot down The Marcus Corp.’s request to revisit or clarify his ruling in March that denied its motion seeking certification of two...
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