Petition of the day
The petition of the day is:
Comcast v. Behrend (Granted )
Note: Goldstein & Russell, P.C., whose attorneys work for or contribute to this blog in various capacities, is among the counsel to the respondents in this case.
Issue(s): Whether a district court may certify a class action without resolving whether the plaintiff class has introduced admissible evidence, including expert testimony, to show that the case is susceptible to awarding damages on a class-wide basis.
Certiorari stage documents:
Recommended Citation: Kali Borkoski, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Feb. 10, 2012, 11:20 AM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2012/02/petition-of-the-day-243/