• What types of claims may be brought as class action lawsuits?

In general, many claims involving product defectsantitrust violationsviolations of consumer protection (false advertising and deceptive sales practices) lawswage and overtime violations, illegal background checks, ERISA and insurance disputesmass tortssecurities fraud, and shareholder oppression are best pursued as class actions. Both state and federal courts hear class actions, and the procedures are generally the same. In some cases involving violations of certain federal statutes, the class action can only be brought in federal court.

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