3rd Circ. Vacates Cert. In Tanning UV Warning Suit

Law360, New York (August 6, 2009, 2:23 PM EDT) -- An appeals court has vacated class certification in a lawsuit accusing salon franchise Hollywood Tanning Systems Inc. of distorting the benefits of indoor tanning and failing to provide adequate warnings on exposure to ultraviolet light.

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit vacated an order by the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey granting class certification in the case and remanded the issue to the lower court for reconsideration.

Plaintiff Hadis Nafar, a customer at two Hollywood...
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