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As a general overview, class action lawsuits involve a band of people in some capacity: A collective class, even bound together over the issue of a misrepresented product, suing a defendant, or a group of defendants, individual negligent companies, as an example, being sued by an individual. While more class action lawsuits are filed for product liability claims, other case types also conclude in court, too, including shareholders suing for fraud, employees for discrimination, and residents over environmental disasters.

Each case, which can be filed in either federal or state court, class action has its benefits. Because a limited number of witnesses overlap, the trial process understandably moves along more efficiently, while the cost of litigation tends to be lower than for one off plaintiffs filing alone.

Additionally, these types of cases also tend to have drawbacks. Before the class action even moves forward, the collective group must be called a class. Federal courts, as well, can conclude class action lawsuits if the defendants are state governments or officials or if the plaintiffs number less than {one hundred,100.
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