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Is An Order Modifying A Class Definition Appealable Under Rule 23(f)? Seventh Circuit Says Yes

The Seventh Circuit recently addressed an interesting issue regarding the types of appeals permitted by Rule 23(f).  In Matz v. Household International Tax Reduction Investment Plan, No. 12-8010, 2012 U.S. App. LEXIS 14771 (7th Cir. July 19, 2012), the district court had modified a previously-certified class to eliminate between 57% and 71% of the class … Continue Reading