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Michael’s practice focuses on representing corporate and individual clients in complex commercial trial and appellate litigation in both state and federal courts. Michael also focuses on defending educational institutions in complex civil rights litigation.

A recent Ninth Circuit decision—In re Cathode Ray Tube Antitrust Litig., 20-15697, 2021 WL 4306895 (9th Cir. Sept. 22, 2021)—that prevented a group of plaintiffs from challenging the approval of a settlement award in a price-fixing case might be on its way to the Supreme Court.   Although non-precedential, the case reflects continuing uncertainty as to the status of intervention rights in class settlements.

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