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Seventh Circuit Applies Good Faith Standard For Removal Under CAFA

On April 14, 2011, the Seventh Circuit issued an important decision regarding removal under the Class Action Fairness Act (“CAFA”). Blomberg v. Service Corp. Int’l.pdf, Case No. 11-8009 (7th Cir. Apr. 14, 2011).  The Seventh Circuit held that a party need only provide a good faith estimate, supported by evidence, to satisfy CAFA’s jurisdictional amount, … Continue Reading