class actions

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In 2012, Respondent Brandon W. Owens filed a class action petition in Kansas state court against Petitioners Dart Cherokee Basin Operating Company, LLC and Cherokee Basin Pipeline, LLC (“Dart and Cherokee”). See Owens v. Dart Cherokee Basin Operating...

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Google Search users Paloma Gaos, Anthony Italiano, and Gabriel Priyev (“Plaintiffs”) filed consolidated class action claims against Google, Inc. (“Google”), alleging privacy violations, violations of the Stored Communications Act, 18 U.S.C. §2701,...

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Shady Grove Orthopedic Associates (“Shady Grove”) provided medical care to Sonia Galvez for her injuries as a result of a car accident in May, 2005. See Shady Grove Orthopedic Assocs. v. Allstate Ins. Co. (“Shady Grove I...

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Oral argument: Nov. 2, 2009

Appealed from: United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit (Nov. 19, 2008)

FEDERAL COURTS, ERIE DOCTRINE, CLASS ACTIONS, CHOICE OF LAW

Shady Grove Orthopedic Associates filed a class action lawsuit...

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Petitioner Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. opened its first store in Rogers, Arkansas in 1962. See Walmart.com, About Us. The company now boasts nearly 9,000 retail locations in 15 countries and employs over two million people....

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Oral argument: Mar. 29, 2011

Appealed from: United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit (Apr. 26, 2010)

PROCEDURE, CLASS ACTIONS, DISCRIMINATION, MONETARY RELIEF

Respondent Betty Dukes and other...