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U.S. Supreme Court Holds Limitations Period On Class Claims Runs

06/13/2018

Seyfarth Synopsis: At the start of this week, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its long-awaited decision in China Agritech, Inc. v. Resh, No. 17-432 (U.S. June 11, 2018), which has important implications for employers because it will limit their exposure to successive class actions. Specifically, the Supreme Court held that, while the individual claims of putative class members are tolled during pending class actions, their class claims are not.

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