TITLE

Preemptive strike against class certification leads to case dismissal

AUTHOR(S)
Kozubek, Michael
PUB. DATE
February 2012
SOURCE
InsideCounsel;Feb2012, Vol. 23 Issue 242, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the court case Pilgrim versus (v.) Universal Health Card wherein plaintiffs Daniel Pilgrim and Patrick Kirlin who claimed to represent a more than 30,000 consumers in 25 U.S. states sued Universal of Ohio and Coverdell Inc. Pilgrim and Kirlin claimed the two firms used deceptive advertising for a health care discount program. The U.S district court rejected the plaintiffs' contention that only the Ohio state law should apply, an opinion the 6th Circuit Court has affirmed.
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72081340

 

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