Latest Dukes Complaint Still Fatally Flawed, Wal-Mart Says

Law360, New York (January 17, 2012, 5:55 PM EST) -- A narrowed complaint in a closely watched gender discrimination case against Wal-Mart Stores Inc. hasn't fixed "fatal defects" identified by the U.S. Supreme Court when it overturned certification of a 1.5 million-woman class in June, Wal-Mart told a California federal court Monday.

The retailer's motion to dismiss — which took aim at the fourth amended putative class action complaint filed by Wal-Mart worker Betty Dukes and four other named plaintiffs in October — said the women had failed to come to grips with the high court's...
To view the full article, register now.



Case Information

Case Title

Dukes et al v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs


Charles R. Breyer

Date Filed

June 8, 2001

Law Firms


Government Agencies

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.