Ex-Dukes Members Fight To Keep Wal-Mart Bias Suit Alive

Law360, Miami (September 4, 2013, 4:36 PM EDT) -- Former members of the disbanded nationwide Dukes class of female Wal-Mart Stores Inc. workers on Wednesday asked a Florida federal judge to allow their regional gender bias suit against the retail giant to proceed to discovery.

Plaintiffs' attorney Joseph Sellers of Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC told U.S. District Judge Robert N. Scola Jr. that this case, which seeks to represent Wal-Mart workers in the Southeast, is a “far cry” from he original 1.5 million-woman class in Betty Dukes' case, which was decertified by the...
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