"Supreme Court’s Ruling in Genesis Healthcare Corp. v. Symczyk May Open New Class Action Defense Strategies"

This Stroock Special Bulletin discusses the United States Supreme Court's 5-4 opinion in Genesis HealthCare Corp. v. Symczyk, No. 11-1059, ___ S. Ct. ___, 2013 WL 1567370 (U.S. April 16, 2013), a potentially important decision relating to whether a full-value offer of judgment under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 68 can moot litigation.