Consumer Class Action Litigation: Navigating the Evolving Landscape
Leveraging Circuit and Supreme Court Developments in Certification, Causation, Class Waivers and More
Recording of a 90-minute CLE webinar with Q&A
This CLE webinar will provide a review of recent consumer class action litigation trends, including Supreme Court, district and circuit court rulings on class action waivers, certification standards, causation and reliance. The panel will outline litigation strategies for plaintiff and defense counsel.
- Class action arbitration waivers
- Analysis of AT&T Mobility v. Concepcion
- Impact of Concepcion on specific consumer class action claims
- Wal-Mart v. Dukes
- Class certification
- Relief sought
- Other legal developments in consumer class action litigation
- Choice of law
The panel will review these and other key questions:
- What will be the long-term impact of Concepcion?
- How is Wal-Mart v. Dukes likely to impact litigation strategies for consumer class actions?
- What are the newest developments in pleading and proving causation and reliance?
Following the speaker presentations, you'll have an opportunity to get answers to your specific questions during the interactive Q&A.
King & Spalding
He has served as lead or co-counsel in over 50 class actions in all areas of the law, including antitrust,... | Read More
He has served as lead or co-counsel in over 50 class actions in all areas of the law, including antitrust, securities fraud, consumer protection, privacy/data breach, product liability and general commercial disputes in state and federal courts representing such clients as The Coca-Cola Company, SunTrust Banks, Countrywide, Equifax, General Motors Corporation, Humana, and Bank of America.Close
Shelley M. Hall
Shelley has a commercial litigation practice emphasizing class actions, intellectual property and other complex cases... | Read More
Shelley has a commercial litigation practice emphasizing class actions, intellectual property and other complex cases in trial and appellate courts. She also practices in the First Amendment and media law field, with experience in access to government records and defense of defamation and privacy claims.Close
He focuses his practice on antitrust, corporate governance, securities fraud class actions, and selected general... | Read More
He focuses his practice on antitrust, corporate governance, securities fraud class actions, and selected general business litigation matters. He has significant litigation experience, including first-chair trial and appellate work. His experience with corporate governance issues includes spending a year clerking for Chief Justice Veasey of the Delaware Supreme Court.Close