NY Law School Ducks Class Action On Employment Data

Law360, New York (March 21, 2012, 4:25 PM EDT) -- A New York state judge tossed out a suit against New York Law School on Wednesday in a decision that could hamper a series of putative class actions alleging law schools used deceptive employment and salary statistics to dupe students into attending.

Judge Melvin L. Schweitzer granted NYLS's motion to dismiss, finding that NYLS had not made materially misleading statements and that the plaintiffs' theory of damages, which asked for the difference between the costs of the degrees and their alleged intrinsic worth, had been too...
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