Brief of Complex Litigation Law Professors as Amici Curiae in Support of Respondents: Microsoft Corp. v. Baker, No. 15-147
33 Pages Posted: 26 May 2016 Last revised: 19 Jan 2018
Date Written: June 2016
This brief addresses the relationship of the class action to the law of Article III justiciability to inform the question presented in Microsoft Corp. v. Baker, No. 15-147. The brief discusses the function of the class action and shows that the existing law of Article III justiciability takes that function into account in determining whether a party can appeal the denial of class certification.
Keywords: class action, Article III, Roper, Geraghty, function
JEL Classification: K41
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