Industries & Practices
Class Actions & Collective Actions
Class action dismissal
Achieved dismissal of more than a dozen putative class actions, prior to class certification, on behalf of a large international government vendor in collaboration with its client municipalities.
Bricker & Eckler nationally recognized with “Best Law Firm” distinc...
Bricker & Eckler LLP has once again been recognized by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers in the 2018 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings. This year, five of Bricker’s practice areas received national ranking and 47 practice areas received regional ranking.More Nov 1, 2017
Class action lawsuit regarding appropriation proceedings
Represented the State of Ohio, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources and its director in a class action lawsuit brought by all Lake Erie lakefront property owners regarding appropriation proceedings for more than 10,000 parcels of land, challenging whether the State’s claim of public trust ownership to the ordinary high water mark constitutes an unconstitutional taking of private property.
Debt buyers beware: SCOTUS will decide if the FDCPA applies to youMore
When at first you don’t succeed, seek post-verdict decertification: Lessons learned from Mazzei v. The Money StoreMore
New life for the death knell? SCOTUS accepts Microsoft Corp. v. BakerMore
No good deed goes unpunished: Did P.F. Chang’s prompt notice of data breach create standing to sue?More
Class action litigation
Served as Special Master, overseeing the administration of an $850 million class action lawsuit.
Class action defense
Defended insurer in a Kentucky class action suit alleging misapplication of local government premium taxes.