• Supreme Court Fails to Clarify Standard of Evidence for Class Damages
  • April 4, 2013 | Authors: David W. Arrojo; Thomas M. Byrne; Phillip E. Stano
  • Law Firms: Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP - Washington Office ; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP - Atlanta Office ; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP - Washington Office
  • The United States Supreme Court held Wednesday in Comcast Corporation v. Behrend that a district court may not certify a class action without first resolving whether the plaintiff class has introduced adequate evidence to show that the case is susceptible to an award of classwide damages.