UK tribunal ordered to re-examine class certification in MasterCard claim

Janith Aranze

16 April 2019

UK tribunal ordered to re-examine class certification in MasterCard claim

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A previously rejected application to certify a £14 billion opt-out class action against MasterCard has been sent back to the UK’s Competition Appeal Tribunal for reconsideration, after an appellate court ruled that the tribunal’s initial analysis was too vigorous and premature.