Tenn. Judge OKs Quick Appeal On Post-Dukes Class Claims

Law360, New York (June 13, 2013, 8:06 PM EDT) -- A Tennessee federal judge on Thursday gave the green light to former members of the nationwide gender discrimination class nixed by the U.S. Supreme Court in its landmark Dukes ruling to appeal her dismissal of their regional class claims against Wal-Mart Stores Inc. as time-barred.

U.S. District Judge Aleta A. Trauger granted a bid by a trio of women who were part of the massive Dukes class to certify for interlocutory appeal her February order nixing classwide the Title VII claims they were seeking to bring on behalf of ...
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Case Information

Case Title

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

Case Number



Tennessee Middle

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Jobs


Kevin H. Sharp

Date Filed

October 2, 2012

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