Trumbull Beats Cert. Bid In Suit Over Workers' Comp

Law360, New York (February 18, 2014, 8:35 PM EST) -- A Pennsylvania federal judge refused Tuesday to certify a putative class action accusing Trumbull Insurance Co. of inflating workers' compensation insurance premiums, saying that the individual circumstances of each plaintiff would make resolving the case as a class too difficult.

U.S. District Judge Cynthia M. Rufe held that she could not certify the suit filed by NBL Flooring Inc. because individualized concerns would likely overwhelm common factual and legal issues.

“While there are questions common to the class, the court finds that individual issues will predominate...
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Case Title

NBL FLOORING, INC. v. TRUMBALL INSURANCE CO. et al


Case Number

2:10-cv-04398

Court

Pennsylvania Eastern

Nature of Suit

Contract: Insurance

Judge

CYNTHIA M. RUFE

Date Filed

August 30, 2010

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