Innovative technology and life sciences companies look to Fenwick litigators to defend state and federal consumer class actions nationwide. Fenwick also has successfully defended clients against mass consumer arbitration campaigns.
Consumer Class Action Litigation
We have defended 100+ consumer class actions over the past five years in the following areas:
- Privacy and data security
- False advertising
- Unfair competition
- Enforcement of terms of service
- Internet transactions
- Copyright and right of publicity claims
- Technology performance
- Consumer protection and breach of warranties
- Statutory violations, including TCPA, FCRA, ECPA, CFAA, FACTA, ADA and auto-renewal laws
Whether at the pleading, class certification, summary judgment or trial stage, Fenwick crafts and drives strategies that achieve the best outcomes for our clients. The firm has a strong record of securing early dismissals in class actions, allowing our clients to continue their business uninterrupted. We are well-positioned to develop strong defenses and obtain early dismissal of claims, minimal cost resolutions or denial of class certifications.
Fenwick employs efficient and effective techniques in discovery to achieve success at the class certification and summary judgment stage. We have successfully decertified classes that were certified under prior counsel after we appealed. We also develop innovative approaches to structuring settlements that survive objector challenges and obtain court approval. U.S. News ― Best Lawyers Best Law firms has recognized Fenwick’s success nationally in commercial litigation.