Steel Tubing Maker Fights To Get Fla. Class Action Tossed

Law360, Miami (November 13, 2013, 4:56 PM EST) -- Corrugated stainless steel tubing maker Omega Flex Inc. on Wednesday asked a Florida federal judge to toss a putative class action, arguing that the plaintiffs have no standing because they failed to claim any damage from the allegedly defective product.

Robert Ellis of Kirkland & Ellis LLP told U.S. District Judge William Dimitrouleas that the plaintiffs, who claim that Omega's corrugated stainless steel tubing TracPipe is defective and can cause house fires, have not actually suffered any damages and have not alleged that the tubing in...
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