Class Action lawsuits are suits brought against a particular person or company that has many plaintiffs. There are many state and federal laws that need to be followed when you are considering a class action lawsuit. When you have an issue with a person or company that is recurring or costly, the likelihood that others have had the same issue in plentiful. You are not very likely the only person or company to lodge a complaint on a similar subject about a particular person or company. When this happens, you may find yourself included in a class action lawsuit.