Class Action Defense
Seltzer, Chadwick, Soefje & Ladik, PLLC has a team of attorneys with extensive experience in defending:
Class actions brought under Rule 23 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
Collective actions brought under Section 216(b) of the Fair Labor Standards Act
Class actions brought under Rule 42 of the Texas Rules of Civil Procedure
Favorable verdict in rare federal jury trial of collective action seeking overtime pay, Milburn, et al. v. Earth Grains Baking Companies, Inc., 2001 WL 34031367 (W.D. Okla. Feb. 26, 2001).
Successful defense of federal class action lawsuit involving more than 65,000 claimants, claiming more than $20 million in damages arising out of the sale of health insurance policies.
2-week class certification hearing obtaining denial of class certification in case involving national law firm’s participation in marketing of long-term disability insurance policies to thousands of teachers in multiple school districts throughout Texas.