NJ Supreme Court Revives Class Cert. In Relacore Case

Law360, New York (October 1, 2010, 1:43 PM EDT) -- New Jersey's highest court has struck down a decision to deny class certification in a consumer fraud lawsuit brought by a woman who claimed she actually gained weight while taking Carter-Reed Co. LLC's weight-loss product Relacore, holding that two lower courts erred by not viewing the record in a light favorable to the plaintiff.

The New Jersey Supreme Court handed down a unanimous ruling on Thursday, remanding the matter, and saying that the trial court “mistakenly exercised its discretion” when it declined to certify a class...
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