Wal-Mart Says Quick Appeal Won't Advance Post-Dukes Case

Law360, New York (November 4, 2013, 7:09 PM EST) -- Wal-Mart Stores Inc. asked a Florida federal judge on Friday not to grant an appeal to women whose gender bias class claims were dismissed, saying the applied precedent required dismissal and that an interlocutory appeal will not materially advance the litigation.

Zenovida Love and others who lodged the regional gender bias claims — after the U.S. Supreme Court disbanded the nationwide class in its 2011 ruling in Wal-Mart v. Dukes — asked U.S. District Judge Robert N. Scola for an interlocutory appeal to determine whether a previously...
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