Dr. Nathan Woods Publishes Three Part Series on Statistical Analysis in Class Actions
Jun 1, 2015
Dr. Nathan Woods, a partner at Edgeworth, has published a three part series discussing statistical analysis of class certification topics in wage-and-hour class and collective actions in Law360.
In part one, Dr. Woods reviews problems associated with relying on overall averages in addressing class certification. In part two, he discusses rigorous analysis and statistical testing of whether common patterns are present in a proposed class. In part three, he discusses the use of sampling in analysis of class certification.