Seventh Circuit Reverses Denial Of Class Certification Regarding Mold Claim In Sears Front-Loader Litigation

On November 13, 2012, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals issued a decision reversing a United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois ruling that denied certification to a class of consumers who complained of a defect that causes mold in front-loading washing machines sold by Sears, Roebuck and Co. (“Sears”). In the […]


Class Certification Granted For Connecticut and Rhode Island

On November 1, 2012, after considering briefing and oral argument by Shepherd Finkelman Miller & Shah’s James Shah, the Honorable Grant Miller of the Superior Court of Connecticut, Hartford Division, certified classes of Connecticut and Rhode Island consumers in a case pending against Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC (“Land Rover”). Plaintiffs asserted consumer protection […]


SFMS Announces The Filing Of A Class Action Complaint Involving AstraZeneca’s Nexium Product

On August 24, 2012, Shepherd, Finkelman, Miller & Shah, LLP and its co-counsel filed a Class Action Complaint (“Complaint”) in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on behalf of their client, Fraternal Order of Police Miami Lodge 20, Insurance Trust Fund and members of the proposed Class, against AstraZeneca LP, Aktiebolaget […]


SFMS Attorney Rose F. Luzon Receives Pro Bono Award

Shepherd, Finkelman, Miller & Shah, LLP (“SFMS”) is pleased to announce that SFMS Attorney, Rose F. Luzon, has been chosen as the recipient of Casa Cornelia Law Center’s (“CCLC”) Pro Bono Publico Award for her outstanding contribution to the legal profession. She was chosen as a recipient of the award out of 119 attorneys from […]


SFMS Sponsors Baseball Team

June 15th, 2012For the second year in a row SFMS has sponsored a team through the Nether Providence Athletic Association/Swarthmore Recreation Association Babe Ruth Baseball League. This year’s team, The Cubs, had a successful season and we look forward to sponsoring again next season. Below is a picture of some of the team on game […]


Court Denies Defendants’ Motion to Dismiss in Allergan Derivative Shareholder Litigation

SFMS is pleased to announce that the Delaware Chancery Court has denied Defendants’ Motion to Dismiss in a shareholder derivative litigation involving Allergan, Inc. (“Allergan”). The 82-page decision likely will be treated as a seminal case in Delaware corporate jurisprudence. SFMS is counsel for plaintiff, UFCW Local 1776 & Participating Employers Pension Fund (“UFCW”) in […]


Court Grants Class Certification In Sam’s Club Litigation

On March 12, 2012, the Honorable Jerome B. Simandle issued a decision certifying claims on behalf of a class of consumers. Plaintiff in the case, which is captioned William Hayes v. Wal-Mart d/b/a Sam’s Club, No. 10-460 and pending in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, alleged that Defendant sold service […]

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