10th Circuit: Western Union Lacks Standing To Challenge $40M Attorney Fee Award
(November 20, 2015, 2:36 PM EST) -- DENVER — A money transfer company, which settled claims that it failed to proactively return failed transfers to customers, has no standing to challenge a more than $40 million fee award for class counsel, the 10th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled Nov. 17 (James P. Tennille, et al. v. The Western Union Company, et al., No. 14-1432, 10th Cir.; 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 19941).
(Opinion available. Document #43-151204-005Z.)
“Western Union lacks a legally protectable interest in the CSF [class settlement fund] that would be injured...