No Class Cert. For Homeowners In First American Suit

Law360, New York (August 31, 2011, 7:49 PM EDT) -- A Kentucky federal judge on Wednesday refused to certify a class of real estate owners who claim that First American Title Insurance Co. charged them title insurance premiums that exceeded the rate it had submitted to the state's insurance department.

In denying plaintiffs Gregory and Alicia Scott's motion for class certification, U.S. District Judge David L. Bunning ruled that the defendant's liability under Kentucky's Consumer Protection Act and various other state statutes for allegedly overcharging title insurance holders could not be determined on a classwide basis,...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Scott et al v. First American Title Insurance Co.


Case Number

2:07-cv-00052

Court

Kentucky Eastern

Nature of Suit

Fraud or Truth-In-Lending

Judge

David L. Bunning

Date Filed

March 7, 2007

Law Firms

Companies

Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.