The Sixth Circuit caught flack from tort reformers six months ago for green-lighting class claims over mold-ridden Whirlpool washing machines. Now the Seventh Circuit has given class action critics more to stew over in a parallel case against Sears--and possibly complicated efforts by Whirlpool's lawyers at Mayer Brown to win Supreme Court relief.
Posner Plugs Class Action 'Efficiency' in Seventh Circuit Ruling Against Sears
The Litigation Daily
November 13, 2012
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