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In Re: Wachovia Corp.
City of Detroit v. Grinnell Corporation
495 F.2d 448 (2d Cir. 1974)
Cited 1,224 times
Holding that Section 4 does not authorize award of attorney's fees to a plaintiff who settles his claim with the defendant
Cotton v. Hinton
559 F.2d 1326 (5th Cir. 1977)
Cited 654 times
1 Legal Analyses
Upholding settlement despite fact that little formal discovery had been conducted and noting that, "[b]eing an extra judicial process, informality in the discovery of information is desired"
Girsh v. Jepson
521 F.2d 153 (3d Cir. 1975)
Cited 589 times
6 Legal Analyses
In Girsh v. Jepson, 521 F.2d 153 (3d Cir.1975), we set out nine factors that courts should consider when deciding whether to approve a settlement.
In re General Tire Rubber Co. Sec. Litig
726 F.2d 1075 (6th Cir. 1984)
Cited 97 times
Concluding that under either Auerbach or Zapata, the settlement decision of the committee would be affirmed; thus, no need to decide which Ohio would apply
Evanow v. M/V Neptune
163 F.3d 1108 (9th Cir. 1998)
Cited 57 times
Holding that defendants could not show prejudice where challenged evidence was "largely duplicative" of unchallenged evidence
Hemphill v. San Diego Association of Realtors, Inc.
225 F.R.D. 616 (S.D. Cal. 2005)
Cited 29 times
Denying discovery of class counsel's retainer agreements as not relevant to the ultimate determination of whether settlement terms are fair, reasonable, and adequate to the class
Rule 45 - Subpoena
Fed. R. Civ. P. 45
Cited 12,271 times
72 Legal Analyses
Holding that a subpoena may command a person to attend a trial, hearing, or deposition "within 100 miles of where the person resides, is employed, or regularly transacts business in person"