Wal-Mart Tells Court Narrowed Dukes Class Still Fails

Law360, New York (June 3, 2013, 3:06 PM EDT) -- Wal-Mart Stores Inc. on Friday urged a California federal judge not to certify a regional class of female workers led by Betty Dukes, saying that the problems identified by the U.S. Supreme Court when it disbanded the massive nationwide class in the sex bias suit still remain.

The retail giant filed a brief opposing the plaintiffs' bid for class certification, telling U.S. District Judge Charles R. Breyer that the plaintiffs' motion for class certification of the regional class fails to get past the “fatal problems” the...
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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

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