March 7, 2005

The Class Action Fairness Act of 2005

Arnold & Porter Advisory

The Class Action Fairness Act, S.5, Pub. Law 109-2, became law on February 18, 2005. It significantly expands federal jurisdiction over class actions, changes the rules for settling class actions, and invites litigation on several important open issues.


Robert N. Weiner
Robert N. Weiner
Senior Counsel
Washington, DC
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