Plaintiffs Attys Will Find Way Around Driver's License Ruling

Law360, New York (June 17, 2013, 9:39 PM EDT) -- Even though the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that plaintiffs attorneys cannot use driver's license records to find potential clients for class actions, they will still be able to build classes through plenty of other popular avenues, such as Facebook postings and television ads, experts say.

In a 5-4 decision reversing the Fourth Circuit, the high court held that soliciting legal clients is not a valid purpose for obtaining names, Social Security numbers and other personal information from state motor vehicle departments. The court rejected the argument...
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