Dukes v. Wal-Mart: Some Closed Doors and Open Issues

closerlook2The U.S. Supreme Court’s opinion in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. v. Dukes is likely to change the class action landscape for the foreseeable future. Dukes has, of course, clarified the standard for determining commonality in class actions and narrowed the circumstances in which Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23(b)(2) class actions may include claims for back pay.

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