A class action allows a member of a group to institute a law suit on behalf of the entire group without obtaining permission from each member.
Class action proceedings are an efficient and economical means of obtaining justice. Moreover, a class action evens out the unequal balance of power that might exist between both sides. To learn more...
...you're the victim of a manufacturer whose product fails to live up to its claims, a corporation whose pollution violates environmental standards, an illegal strike, or a public company that privileges a small group of insiders at the expense of other shareholders. Your individual case may actually be grounds for a class action. We will be there with you at every stage of the class action you undertake and give you the benefits of the outstanding expertise of our team of professionals.
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Victory or defeat, class members always win!
Class actions allow to spread the fees of the lawyers handling the case among all the class members. These fees are generally calculated as a percentage of the award payable to members and must absolutely be approved by the court. When a class action fails, the lawyers are generally the only ones to absorb the loss since class members are not asked to pay.