Earlier this month, the Eighth Circuit weighed in on the issue of jurisdiction under the Class Action Fairness Act (“CAFA”), 28 U.S.C. § 1332 (d)(2), in Daniel Raskas v. Johnson & Johnson et al., Marjie Levy v. Pfizer Inc. and Leslie Yoffie v. Bayer Healthcare LLC (“Raskas”)The Court held that the Defendants needed

This past week, in the case of Comcast Corp. v. Behrend, Case No. 11-864, the Supreme Court rejected a proposed antitrust class action against Comcast Corporation (“Comcast”), in which more than two million current and former Comcast subscribers alleged the company had violated antitrust law through its attempts to reduce competition and overcharge customers.