Class Action in UK Law
First U.K. Class Action Recovery
The Time Online reports the first settlement of an aggregate lawsuit in the United Kingdom. A retailer agreed to reimburse 1000 purchasers who overpaid for replica soccer jerseys 20 pounds each. Th...
British Airways Settles UK Breach Class Action
On July 6, 2021, it was reported that British Airways had settled a UK class action lawsuit relating to its 2018 data breach, in which approximately 430,000 data subjects were affected.
- Gladstone Class Action
- Multinationals And The Growing Risk Of Class Action
First Opt-Out Class Action Underway In The United Kingdom
On June 21, 2016, the United Kingdom Competition Appeal Tribunal (the “Tribunal”) published notice of an application to commence collective proceedings under Section 47B of the UK’s competition act...
Launch of First UK Opt-Out Class Action
October 1, 2015, marked the entry into force of the Consumer Rights Act 2015 ("CRA"), bringing with it an opt-out class action regime for the private enforcement of infringements in compe...
New competition class action regime off to a slow start
The first ever application to create a class action under the Consumer Rights Act 2015 regime, in relation to anti-competitive conduct in the mobility scooter market, has been adjourned following f...
Competition Appeal Tribunal Blocks Class Action Against MasterCard
In one of the first decisions of its kind, the Competition Appeal Tribunal (“CAT”) has blocked a group of claimants from pursuing a £14 billion “collective action” against MasterCard, in a signific...
In On the Act: First Antitrust Class Action Launched in the UK
Brussels Antitrust/Competition partner (and English lawyer) Matthew Hall brings us this report on the first antitrust class action filed under new procedures in the UK. Much ink and conference time...
Data protection representative “class” action gets the go ahead
Did you have an iPhone in 2011/2012? I still had a BlackBerry. If I had had an iPhone, I would have been a member of the class of more than four million users on whose behalf Mr Lloyd makes this cl...
See all results