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Class Action

Aggressively Defending Your High-Stakes Actions

Landmark rulings, early dismissals, denials of class certification motions, defense verdicts, favorable settlements — that's what our practice is built on. And that's why a multinational pharmaceutical company called on Mintz when faced with a nationwide putative class action valued at over $2 billion.

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Our Experience

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Mintz secured dismissal of class claims alleging personal injury of every student who had attended the Eagleton School during a period of reported altercations between staff and students. Mintz demonstrated that elements of the class claims could not be satisfied through proof common to the class.
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Mintz successfully argued against certification of a federal class action suit against adidas America involving the company’s Springblade running shoes. The judge agreed that adidas did not knowingly conceal information from consumers.
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Mintz obtained a dismissal of a Telephone Consumer Protection Act class action for Hofman Hospitality Group restaurant Lucille’s BBQ without any discovery. The plaintiff claimed a text message about a dinner reservation that contained a link to specials violated the TCPA.

Our Approach

Our national team has won landmark rulings and served as counsel in some of the largest multi-state and stand-alone class actions. We believe there is no single strategy that fits every case. We work in partnership with our clients to develop and implement a strategy that meets their business needs, whether that's obtaining an early dismissal, denial of class cert, settlement, or taking the case to trial.

We address each class action on the merits and work with you to devise a consistent approach that includes collaboration, creativity, and efficiency. This approach has led to years of successful outcomes and countless invaluable, long-standing client relationships.

Class Areas of Action
  • Antitrust and unfair competition
  • Civil racketeering (RICO) claims
  • Employee wage and hour/FLSA claims
  • Deceptive, false, and misleading advertising laws
  • "Clinically-proven" result claims
  • Consumer protection statutes
  • Corporate governance
  • Employment discrimination
  • Financial fraud
  • Health Care
Additional Action Areas
  • Insurance law
  • Lanham Act claims
  • "Made in USA" claims
  • "Natural" ingredient claims
  • Privacy claims
  • Product liability
  • State unfair competition
    laws
  • Securities fraud and shareholders' rights
  • The Consumer Legal Remedies Act (CLRA)
  • Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) claims
  • Professional liability
Industry Knowledge
  • Apparel companies and clothing manufacturers
  • Household and personal care product manufacturers
  • Dietary supplements
  • Financial institutions
  • Food and cosmetics companies
  • Homeopathic products
  • Medical device
    manufacturers
  • Over-the-counter drugs manufacturers
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Technology: Hardware

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Our national legal team has won landmark rulings and served as counsel in some of the largest multi-state and stand-alone class actions.