class representative

class representative

A person who sues on behalf of a group of plaintiffs in a class action.

¡ª Also termed named plaintiff. See CLASS ACTION. [Cases: Federal Civil Procedure 164; Parties 35.13. C.J.S. Parties ¡ì¡ì 31, 34.]


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