Practices

Class Action Litigation

Thomas McCally leaving the Carr Maloney offices.

Overview

Businesses are increasingly facing an increased number of class action lawsuits. Our class action attorneys regularly represent: 

  • Automobile Dealerships
  • Credit Reporting Agencies
  • Debt Collection Agencies
  • Employers
  • Financial Institutions
  • Law Firms
  • Manufacturers
  • Restaurants
  • Retailers

The class action team has successfully defended class action lawsuits in federal and state courts involving: 

  • Constitutional Claims
  • Cyber Security Claims
  • Defective Design and Warranty Claims
  • Fair Labor Standard Act
  • Mass Torts
  • Products Liability
  • Shareholder Derivative Liability
  • Various Alleged Violations of Federal and State Consumer Protection Laws including, Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, and the Telephone Consumer Protection Act
  • Various Tort and Breach of Contract Claims

Risk Management and Best Practices

In addition to being skilled trial attorneys, Carr Maloney’s class action attorneys have a unique ability to identify issues early in litigation to eliminate the putative class prior to class certification. Our reputation and skill set have also enabled us to resolve class actions early and favorably. When litigation is unavoidable, our attorneys skillfully protect our clients’ in court and at trial. We are there for our clients each step of the way, counseling them about the next steps while developing creative defenses and strategy.

The Class Action Blog

Carr Maloney’s The Class Action Blog offers insight regarding emerging legal issues in class action arena. Our skilled and experienced class action attorneys identify and discuss recent court decisions, as well as key issues, industry related topics, and various risks facing businesses. Our class action attorneys also offer strategies in defending against the growing number of filed class actions. Many topics discussed are also lawsuits that our Class Action Practice Group has successfully defended including:

  • Mass Torts
  • Product Liability Claims
  • Defective Design and Warranty Claims
  • Cyber Security and Data Breach Claims
  • Professional Liability Matters
  • Employment and Labor Disputes
  • Commercial and Consumer Protection Claims

Our Class Action Blog Editor and contributing authors are members of Carr Maloney’s Class Action Practice Group who have worked on a variety of class action lawsuits and frequently write on issues affecting class actions. 

To read full articles written by Editor, Matthew D. Berkowitz and contributing authors, Brian O’SheaSamantha LewisGabriela Chambi, and Maxwell Bernas, please visit The Class Action Blog.

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