Dow Jones Says Readers Can't Justify Contract Suit

Law360, New York (August 1, 2011, 3:45 PM EDT) -- Dow Jones & Co. Inc. on Monday said two class actions in New York brought by Wall Street Journal online subscribers should be tossed for failing to specify how the company breached a contract when it stopped providing free access to Barron's Online.

In a motion for summary judgment, Dow Jones — which publishes both the Journal and Barron's — called the plaintiffs' latest move for class certification in the 5-year-old case "the end of the line" for their claims, and said nothing in the relevant...
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Case Title

Lebowitz v. Dow Jones and Company


Case Number

1:06-cv-02198

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other

Judge

Miriam Goldman Cedarbaum

Date Filed

March 21, 2006


Case Title

Newmark et al v. Faure et al


Case Number

1:06-cv-02992

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other

Judge

Miriam Goldman Cedarbaum

Date Filed

April 18, 2006

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