LA Fitness Clients Lose Bid To Reinstate Pa. Membership Suit

Law360, Philadelphia (February 27, 2013, 6:55 PM EST) -- A Pennsylvania federal judge recently ruled that an attorney’s failure to respond to LA Fitness International LLC’s motion to dismiss a putative class action alleging the company failed to honor lifetime memberships was not an act of excusable neglect warranting reconsideration of an order tossing the suit.

U.S. District Court Judge John Padova rejected a reconsideration bid in which Mark Guralnick — an attorney representing a putative class of Bally Total Fitness members who claim that LA Fitness refused to honor their lifetime memberships when the...
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Case Title

TOBIA et al v. BALLY TOTAL FITNESS HOLDING CORPORATION et al


Case Number

2:12-cv-01198

Court

Pennsylvania Eastern

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other

Judge

JOHN R. PADOVA

Date Filed

March 7, 2012

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