Statistics and Causation in Class Actions: Leveraging and Attacking Extrapolation for Aggregate Proof of Causation
A live 90-minute CLE webinar with interactive Q&A
This CLE webinar will discuss how counsel can use statistics in proving individual causation issues in class action litigation, including innovative techniques designed to try class claims, recent case law, and practical considerations and strategies.
- Extrapolation techniques
- Role of statistical evidence in proving individual causation
- Recent case law
- Practical considerations and strategies
The panel will review these and other key issues:
- What are the implications of recent case law on the use of statistical sampling to prove causation in class actions?
- What types of causation statistics can counsel introduce during certification and trial and what are the proper ways to utilize them?
- What are the most effective challenges to the use of statistical evidence?
Michael A. Iannucci
Mr. Iannucci concentrates his practice in complex commercial and class action litigation matters, serving both... | Read More
Mr. Iannucci concentrates his practice in complex commercial and class action litigation matters, serving both corporate and individual clients in business disputes in a variety of industries, including financial services, banking, real estate, insurance, retail, computer software and technology, mortgage services, oil and propane, franchising, pharmaceutical, and healthcare. He represents clients in matters involving breach of contract and tortious interference; fraud, consumer fraud, and unfair and deceptive trade practices; and unfair competition and employee raiding.Close
Dr. Benjamin Wilner, Ph.D.
Alvarez & Marsal
Dr. Wilner is an economist and statistician who regularly serves as a consultant and testifying expert witness on... | Read More
Dr. Wilner is an economist and statistician who regularly serves as a consultant and testifying expert witness on damages, economic and statistical issues. His disputes experience encompasses many industries and a broad range of single plaintiff, class action and criminal disputes, including antitrust liability and damages, business interruption, business valuations, economic analyses, intellectual property, labor, medical malpractice/personal injury/wrongful death, product liability, statistical data analyses, and other corporate and litigation related matters. In his consulting practice, Dr. Wilner advises corporations and governments on economic and statistical issues.Close
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