Trend Shows Judges Refusing to Dismiss Cases Against Universities Demanding COVID-19 Refunds

Florida Southern College, Lakeland, Florida. (Photo: Jillian Cain Photography/Shutterstock.com) Florida Southern College, Lakeland, Florida. (Photo: Jillian Cain Photography/Shutterstock.com)

Most students suing for refunds for tuition and fees paid after the abrupt closure of their colleges and universities during the first COVID-19 lockdowns have cleared their first hurdles, with judges in more than a half-dozen cases allowing claims to go forward.