Class Action Watch October 2008

  • The Supreme Court Sets New Punitive Damage Limits Under Federal Common Law by William E. Thomson & Kahn A. Scolnick
  • A Colossal Class Action by Jim Copland
  • Arkansas Supreme Court Holds that Potential Conflicts of Law Cannot Defeat Class Action by Jimmy Cline
  • The New Jersey Supreme Court Rejects Medical Monitoring in Product Liability Claims by Laurel Harbour
  • The Selection of Lead Plaintiff and Lead Counsel in Securities Class Actions by Lyle Roberts
  • Rhode Island Supreme Court Joins Other State Courts in Rejecting Product-Based Public Nuisance Claims by Mark A. Behrens & Frank Cruz-Alvarez
  • Grand Theft Auto Class Action: Game Over by Andrew M. Grossman