Class Certified In Antitrust Suit Against Title Insurer

Law360, New York (February 4, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- An antitrust class action accusing Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Co. of overcharging customers who refinanced their homes will proceed, now that a federal judge has certified the class.

Judge Eduardo Robreno of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania ruled Jan. 31 that the class of plaintiffs would comprise those “who purchased title insurance from the commonwealth within 10 years of a prior purchase of title insurance.”

Judge Robreno said other courts nationwide “have certified similar classes of insurance purchasers bringing similar claims...
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Case Title

Randleman et al v. Fidelity National Title Insurance Company


Case Number

3:06-cv-07049

Court

Ohio Northern

Nature of Suit

Insurance

Judge

James G. Carr

Date Filed

February 15, 2006


Case Title

ALBERTON v. COMMONWEALTH LAND TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY


Case Number

2:06-cv-03755

Court

Pennsylvania Eastern

Nature of Suit

Contract: Insurance

Judge

EDUARDO C. ROBRENO

Date Filed

August 23, 2006

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