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In the class action lawsuit captioned as SCOTT KLAPPERICH, individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated, v. NORTHSTAR LOCATION SERVICES LLC, Case No. 2:19-cv-01859-WED (E.D. Wisc.), the Plaintiff asks the Court to enter an order determining his lawsuit may proceed as a class action for his claims against Northstar under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.
Jackson Hewitt tax preparers can’t proceed as a class with claims that the tax service and its franchisees shorted them on commission, a New Jersey federal court has ruled, holding that the preparers at franchisees hadn’t shown they were numerous enough, and that issues were too individualized.