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NORTHSTAR LOCATION: Klapperich Seeks to Certify FDCPA Class
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 Denied Class Cert. In Wage Suit, 2021 Law360 118-75
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.