November 25, 2020

How a Godiva Receipt Changed the Odds for Class Action Defendants

Bloomberg Law
Eliot T. Burriss | Todd D. Wozniak | Lindsey R. Camp | Morgan J. Kleoppel

ERISA Litigation Partners Eliot Burriss, Todd Wozniak, Lindsey Camp and attorney Morgan Kleoppel co-authored a Bloomberg Law article discussing how a Godiva receipt changed the odds for class action defendants. The team outlines the broader impact of a recent Eleventh Circuit decision undoing a $6.3 million settlement in a class action against Godiva over information shown on a receipt. They say defendants in a variety of actions, such as those brought under ERISA, COBRA, and the TCPA, will rely on its reasoning in seeking to dismiss or oppose certification of a class.

READ: How a Godiva Receipt Changed the Odds for Class Action Defendants

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