Welcome to Law.com Class Actions: Critical Mass, a weekly briefing for class action and mass tort attorneys. A judge described a $997 million settlement over last year’s Florida condo collapse a “fantastic” deal. Edelson lodged a new attack against ex-Girardi Keese partners, while a bankruptcy trustee fends off a fight with the law firm’s building owners. Find out who got named to lead the class actions alleging Gerber baby food contains toxic heavy metals.

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Christopher Rosa Cruz installs a large banner at the site of the Champlain Towers South condominium building, Thursday, May 12, 2022, in Surfside, Fla. The banner lists the names of the 98 people killed when the building suddenly collapse nearly a year ago. Photo: Marta Lavandier/AP

Surfside Condo Judge: ‘I’m Shocked By This Result.’