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Advisen Front Page News : Digest Edition - Thursday, January 12, 2023

Duane Morris report: Huge settlements, continued 'innovation' from plaintiffs' lawyers will drive class action lawsuits in 2023

The past year has seen an explosion of class action settlements worth more than $1 billion, upping the stakes for an ever-burgeoning field of class action litigation, dealing with claims related to privacy, unpaid wages, consumer fraud, civil rights and more, in courts in Chicago and elsewhere. That's the foremost finding from a report issued by Chicago class action defense law firm Duane Morris, discussing and analyzing trends and headlines from 2022 in the world of class action lawsuits.