H&R Block Unit's Cert. Appeal Denied In Contract Suit

Law360, New York (September 3, 2009, 7:14 PM EDT) -- A California appeals court has rebuffed a bid by H&R Block Inc.’s accounting and business consulting unit to decertify a national class in a $250 million breach of contract action accusing the firm of failing to make good on agreements to market thousands of small and midsize businesses.

The California Court of Appeal for the Fourth District on Wednesday refused to hear RSM McGladrey Business Services Inc.’s appeal seeking to overturn a lower court’s class certification of nearly 4,500 U.S. businesses, which claim they each paid...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.