Prof. Nockleby quoted in Daily Journal story about class certification by the Supreme Court.
On Oct. 12, Professor John Nockleby was quoted by the Daily Journal regarding the potential effect in allowing trial court judges to examine the merits of a prospective class action before deciding whether to certify a class in Supreme Court cases. In this story, he was quoted saying:
"Some judges refer to it as 'taking a peek.' You take a peek at the merits, and then you make that judgment."