No. 09-1997.

600 F.3d 286 (2010)

Stacie BYERS and Deborah A. Seltzer, individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated, Appellants v. INTUIT, INC.; H&R Block Digital Tax Solutions, LLC; and Free File Alliance, LLC, each individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated; the Internal Revenue Service.

United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit.

Opinion Filed: March 3, 2010.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Thomas Martin, Esquire (Argued), Alan M. Feldman, Esquire, Thomas More Marrone, Esquire, Feldman, Shepherd, Wohlgelernter, Tanner, Weinstock & Dodig, Philadelphia, PA, for Appellants.

Judith A. Hagley, Esquire (Argued), Jonathan S. Cohen, Esquire, Gilbert S. Rothenberg, Esquire, Tax Division, Department of Justice, Washington, D.C., for Appellee Internal Revenue Service.

Stephen M. Ryan, Esquire (Argued), Jason A. Levine, Esquire, Rahul Rao, Esquire, Paul M. Thompson, Esquire, McDermott Will & Emery LLP, Washington, D.C., for Appellee Free File Alliance, LLC, et al.

Aaron B. Hewitt, Esq., Scott A. Stempel, Esq., Morgan Lewis & Bockius, Washington, DC, Jami W. McKeon, Esq., Morgan Lewis & Bockius, San Francisco, CA, Patrick A. Particelli, III, Esq., Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, Philadelphia, PA, for Appellee Intuit Inc.

Laurence Z. Shiekman, Esq., Larry R. Wood, Jr., Esq., Pepper Hamilton, Philadelphia, PA, for Appellee H & R Block Digital Tax Solutions, LLC.

Before AMBRO, GARTH and ROTH, Circuit Judges.


GARTH, Circuit Judge:

This appeal arises out of the District Court's dismissal of a putative class action brought by Plaintiff-Appellants Stacie Byers and Deborah A. Seltzer against Intuit, Inc., H & R Block Digital Tax Solutions LLC, Free File Alliance, LLC, and the Internal Revenue Service. We will affirm.



In 1998, Congress passed the Internal Revenue Service Restructuring and Reform Act, Pub.L. No. 105-206...

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