In a rare case of a national class action going to trial, American Express Co. has defeated a consumer class action in California alleging that it overcharged customers as much as $310 million for travel insurance. The win was all the more unusual because it came at the end of the plaintiffs' 11-week trial presentation of evidence and without American Express putting on its case.
Amex Wins Rare National Class Action Trial Over Allegations of Overcharging
The National Law Journal
March 31, 2009