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CLASS ACTION FAIRNESS ACT

Is a state law-based parens patriae action removable as a “mass action” under the Class Action Fairness Act when the state is the sole plaintiff? See “Court to decide if state claim is ‘mass action’ under CAFA.” Mississippi ex rel. Hood v. AU Optronics Corp., No. 12-1036.Certiorari granted:  May 28, 2013. Ruling below: 701 F.3d 796. (5th ...