The announcement of a car recall, drug withdrawal, criminal indictment, or data breach can set off a flurry of litigation activity.
Often, plaintiffs’ lawyers will file one class action after another. When many lawsuits are filed over the same incident, the cases may be consolidated in one court for combined proceedings, called multidistrict litigation.
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So how do plaintiffs’ attorneys decide if and when to join the bandwagon in a case like ...