In this extended version of an interview that aired on Morning Edition, attorney John Gaguine explains a recent opinion issued by the Alaska Supreme Court specifies that unnamed parties in a class action lawsuit are not liable for reimbursement of attornies fees if the class loses their case in Alaska.Related Link: Turner v. Alaska Communications Systems
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