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Title: International Union of Operating Engineers Local # 68 Welfare Fund v. Merck & Co., Inc.

Cite:  384 N.J. Super. 275, 894 A.2d 1136

Date: March 31, 2006

Court: New Jersey Superior Court (State court)

Subject: CAFA – Commencement

Summary: New Jersey state court notes the CAFA doesn’t apply to action filed in 2003.


Title: In re Microsoft I-V Cases

Cite:  135 Cal.App.4th 706, 37 Cal.Rptr.3d 660 (Cal. App. 1st Dist. 2006)

Date: January 9, 2006

Court: California Court of Appeals, 1st District (State court)

Subject: CAFA – Other

Summary: In deciding issues regarding the cy pres distribution of settlements, California state court cites CAFA to cites CAFA to support the proposition that reform of settlement abuse is a legislative prerogative.


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