6th Circuit Upholds Removal Of Class Suit 6 Months After Complaint

(April 8, 2016, 2:27 PM EDT) -- CINCINNATI — An eyeglass company being sued for its advertising practices by a class of consumers properly removed the state case to federal court more than six months after the amended complaint was filed pursuant to the Class Action Fairness Act (CAFA), the Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled April 6 (Elliott Graiser v. Visionworks of America, Inc., No. 16-3167, 6th Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 6266).

(Opinion available. Document #43-160415-001Z.)

Elliott Graiser, an Ohio man, filed a class complaint in the Cuyahoga County Court...
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