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In Re: Constar Int'l Inc. Sec. Litig., No. 08-2461

In plaintiffs' securities class action arising from their purchase of defendant's registered shares , district court's grant of the class certification is affirmed where the Rule 23 class certification standard applied by the district court was proper.     

Read In Re: Constar Int'l Inc. Sec. Litig., No. 08-2461

Appellate Information

On Appeal from the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

(D.C. Civil No. 03-cv-05020)  

District Judge: Honorable Edmund V. Ludwig

Opinion Filed October 29, 2009


Before:  Rendell, Fuentes, and Roth, Circuit Judges

Opinion by Rendell, Circuit Judge 


Counsel for Appellant:  Steven B. Feirson, David W. Brown, Michael L. Kichline, Stuart T. Steinberg, Dechert; Jill M. Basinger, Marc J. Sonnenfeld, Morgan Lewis & Bockius

 Counsel for Appellee:  Eric A. Issacson, Joseph D. Daley, Coughlin, Stoia, Geller, Rudman & Robbins, Laura S. Stein