Supreme Court Rejects Sprint's Class Claims Case

Law360, New York (November 1, 2010, 3:18 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear Sprint Spectrum LP's challenge to a lower court's finding that a consumer class action accusing the telecommunications company of breach of contract is not barred by a previous nationwide class settlement inked by the company.

The high court on Monday denied certiorari to Sprint, shutting down the company's arguments against a decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, which held that claims released as part of a class settlement are limited to those based...
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