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CAFAClass Action Fairness Act of 2005 (US)
CAFACommunity Action to Fight Asthma
CAFAChina Central Academy of Fine Arts (Beijing, China)
CAFACommittee for Administrative and Financial Affairs
CAFACanadian Association of Farm Advisors (Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada)
CAFAConfederation of Alberta Faculty Associations
CAFACanadian Association of Freediving and Apnea
CAFACentre Académique de Formation Administrative
CAFACollege of Architecture and Fine Arts
CAFAClub d'Affaires Franco-Allemand (French: Franco-German Business Club)
CAFACriminal Activity Forfeiture Act (Missouri)
CAFAChinese American Faculty Association
CAFACoated Abrasives Fabricators Association
CAFACanadian Australian Football Association
CAFACommittee on Admissions and Financial Aid
CAFACitizens Against Forced Annexation
CAFACercle Amical France Allemagne
CAFACalifornia Alfalfa and Forage Association
CAFAConnecticut Association For Aviculture
CAFAChemically Activated Fly Ash
CAFACremation and Funeral Alternatives
CAFACanadian Airborne Forces Association
CAFACommittee on Anti-Filipino Activities
CAFACoal Aston Football Academy (UK)
CAFACanadian Arab Friendship Association
CAFACharities Aid Foundation America
CAFAChina-Arab Friendship Association
CAFACapital Area Franchise Association
CAFACapital Area Families for Adoption
CAFACalifornia Ancient Forest Alliance
CAFACoal Act Fairness Alliance
CAFAConféderation des Associations des Familles Acadiennes, Inc.
CAFAChicago Accra Friendship Association
CAFAComputer Aided Frame Analysis
CAFAClub Archief Fok Aangelegenheden
CAFACentro de Ayuda a la Familia Agredida
CAFACastemaine Amateur Footbag Association
CAFACanadian Friends of Aniquem (child burn victims charity)
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in securities class actions, and the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005
Those cases were first filed in state courts in Arkansas, but the defendants moved to federal court between January 2014 and December 2015, as is allowed under the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005. Defendants in class-action cases typically want to be in federal court, where it's more difficult for the case to be certified as a class action and settlements face more scrutiny from judges.
Where a judge remanded to state court a class action that had been removed at the request of the defendant, the remand order must be reversed, as (1) the removal request was not untimely and (2) the defendant succeeded in showing that the amount in controversy exceeded $5 million as required by the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005.
context of the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005 (CAFA).
Universal Health Card filed their case in federal court under the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005 (CAFA).
Congress enacted the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005 ("CAFA") in response to perceived problems with, and abuses of, the traditional class action system.
(24) More recently, Congress reconsidered the class action rule in 2005 when it passed the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005 ("CAFA"), legislation that essentially federalized class actions.
It agreed with the District Court that the state was seeking compensation on behalf of its policyholder citizens, and as such, it was a "mass action" case to be held in federal court in accordance to the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005.
For a critical analysis of In re Bridgestone/Firestone, see Timothy Kerr, Cleaning Up One Mess to Create Another: Duplicative Class Actions, Federal Courts' Injunctive Power, and the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, 29 HAMLINE L.
The securities class action reforms in 1995 and the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005 suggest the law here is fluid, and some motion possible.
The Federal Class Action Fairness Act of 2005, signed into law by President Bush on February 18, 2005, grants diversity jurisdiction to federal courts over class actions that meet certain criteria.