The UCL Practitioner
Thursday, June 23, 2005
U.S. Supreme Court rules on class action issue
Today, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its opinion in Exxon Mobil Corp. v. Allapattah Services, Inc., ___ U.S. ___ (June 23, 2005). The opinion is 54 pages long and seems to be saying that in a diversity action, if one plaintiff's claim is over $75,000, the federal court has supplemental jurisdiction over the rest of the class members' claims. UPDATE: There appears to be a problem with the way the main page of the blog is loading. I don't know why it's doing this and have contacted Blogger Support.
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