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Rule 30(b)(6) Depositions in Class Action Litigation: Deposing or Defending Corporate Witn...
November 2, 2017 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will prepare class action counsel to depose or defend corporate representatives in accordance with FRCP 30(b)(6). The webinar will discuss best practices for plaintiffs to meet the 30(b)(6) notice requirements, effectively question the corporate representative, deal with difficult r... Read More

Speakers:  Keith J. Keogh, Founder, Keogh Law Jennifer Hurley McGay, Partner, Lewis Johs Avallone Aviles John G. Watts, Founder, Watts & Herring

Rule 23(c)(4) Issue Certification: Reconciling the Conflict With Rule 23(b)(3)'s Predomina...
November 14, 2017 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine how courts are applying Rule 23(c)(4) in cases where plaintiffs request class certification of only certain limited issues. The panel will discuss considerations and strategies for litigating cases involving Rule 23(c)(4) issue classes based on recent case law trends an... Read More

Speakers:  William J. Anthony, Principal, Jackson Lewis Timothy Congrove, Partner, Shook, Hardy & Bacon Gerald L. Maatman, Jr., Partner, Seyfarth Shaw Jennifer L. Mesko, Counsel, Tucker Ellis

Class Certification and Article III Standing After Spokeo: One Year Later
October 5, 2017 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will examine the impact of the Supreme Court's Spokeo v. Robins decision for class litigation after its first year. The panel will discuss how class counsel can leverage or overcome Article III standing challenges when pursuing or challenging class certification. Read More

Speakers:  Robert J. Herrington, Co-Chair, National Products Liability and Mass Torts Practice, Greenberg Traurig Jeffrey A. Leon, Partner, Quantum Legal Andrew C. Nichols, Partner, Winston & Strawn

Structuring Class Settlements to Obtain Court Approval
Attorney Fees, Notice, Claims Rates, Coupon Settlements, Incentive Awards and More
September 20, 2017 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will examine how parties in class litigation can structure class settlement agreements to overcome courts' increasing rejection of such agreements and obtain approval. The program will analyze recent court treatment of attorneys' fees; notice and claims-response rates; cy pres and c... Read More

Speakers:  Kahn A. Scolnick, Partner, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher Alexis L. Shapiro, Partner, Goodwin Procter Alfredo Torrijos, Partner, Arias Sanguinetti Stahle & Torrijos

Rule 23(f) Class Certification Appeals: Pursuing or Challenging Interlocutory Review of Ce...
Complying With Strict Procedural Requirements, Developing a Solid Appeal Strategy
September 12, 2017 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to class litigators for appealing, or challenging the appeal of, class certification decisions under Rule 23(f) of the FRCP. The panel will examine the Supreme Court's Microsoft v. Baker ruling as well as recent federal court cases addressing interlocutory appe... Read More

Speakers:  S. Stewart Haskins, II, Partner, King & Spalding Peter J. Wozniak, Senior Counsel, Seyfarth Shaw

Class Action Waivers in Arbitration Agreements: Lessons From Case Law and New CFPB Regulat...
Avoiding or Defeating Challenges to Scope or Enforceability of Arbitration Agreements
August 24, 2017 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will discuss the continuing issues surrounding the enforceability of arbitration agreements prohibiting class or representative arbitration. The panel will discuss key takeaways from recent Supreme Court and appellate court decisions, as well as the final rule just issued by the Con... Read More

Speakers:  Rafael G. Nendel-Flores, Shareholder, Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart Daniel L. Delnero, Ballard Spahr

Managing Complex Class Litigation: Leveraging Bifurcation, Bellwether Trials, Joinder, Sub...
July 27, 2017 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will discuss the growing complexity of class action suits and the procedural tools available to litigants to assist in managing large and complex class claims. The program will discuss how the parties and courts are utilizing aggregation tools such as subclasses and joinder, bifurca... Read More

Speakers:  Wystan M. Ackerman, Partner, Robinson & Cole Karl Fanter, Partner, BakerHostetler Robert J. Bonsignore, Trial Lawyer, Bonsignore

Food and Beverage Class Actions: Litigating False Advertising, Labeling, Slack-Fill Packag...
Navigating Issues of Ascertainability, Predominance, Preemption, Standing and More
July 13, 2017 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will provide class litigators with a deep dive into pursuing and defending against class action lawsuits targeting the food and beverage industry businesses. The panel will review recent court rulings in class suits against food and beverage manufacturers, distributors, and retailer... Read More

Speakers:  Robert E. Boone, III, Partner, Bryan Cave Yvonne M. McKenzie, Partner, Pepper Hamilton Robert D. Phillips, Jr., Partner, Alston & Bird Charles C. Sipos, Partner, Perkins Coie

Summary Judgment in Class Action Litigation: Plaintiff and Defense Strategies for Filing M...
Leveraging Motions to Dispose of Claims, Establish Liability, or Improve Settlement Postur...
June 22, 2017 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to class action litigators on strategically pursuing summary judgment motions in class claims. The panel will discuss considerations and best practices for drafting and opposing summary judgment motions to dispose of or limit claims, eliminate putative class me... Read More

Speakers:  David R. King, Partner, Herrick Feinstein Jeremy N. Nash, Counsel, Lite DePalma Greenberg

Overcoming Class Action ESI Challenges: Preserving and Reviewing ESI; Limiting Discovery,...
Assessing the Impact on Proportionality and Sanctions of 2015 Amendments to FRCP Rule 26(b...
May 25, 2017 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to class action defense attorneys for overcoming the challenges of e-discovery. The program will cover best practices for preserving and reviewing electronically stored information (ESI), limiting the scope of discovery, making proportionality arguments, and av... Read More

Speakers:  Therese Craparo, Partner, Reed Smith Daniel B. Garrie, Partner, Zeichner Ellman & Krause Tarique Collins, Zeichner Ellman & Krause Robert J. Bonsignore, Trial Lawyer, Bonsignore

Defending No-Injury Class Actions Post-Spokeo: Standing for Statutory Violations, State Co...
April 27, 2017 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will discuss the impact of Spokeo on "no-injury" class action cases, primarily in consumer protection and data privacy cases, how challenges to Article III standing in federal court impact plaintiffs who try to shift such class actions into state court where different standing rules... Read More

Speakers:  Gavin J. Rooney, Partner and Chair, Class Action Litigation Group, Lowenstein Sandler Archis A. Parasharami, Partner, Mayer Brown Daniel E. Jones, Esq., Mayer Brown

TCPA Class Actions: Pursuing or Defending Claims Over Phone, Text and Fax Solicitations
Leveraging the Latest Developments in Federal Jurisdiction, Statutory Damages Limitations,...
April 12, 2017 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to class action and in-house counsel on complying with the amended Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) and defending lawsuits under the Act. The panel will examine the latest class action trends and settlements under the TCPA and explain how courts are add... Read More

Speakers:  Paul G. Karlsgodt, Partner, Baker Hostetler Keith J. Keogh, Founder, Keogh Law John G. Watts, Founder, Watts & Herring

Ascertainability Requirement for Class Certification
Leveraging the Latest Court Decisions to Challenge Class Membership and Defeat Certificati...
March 16, 2017 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will provide class counsel with a review of federal circuit court decisions addressing the ascertainability requirement for class certification. The panel will examine the scope and impact of differing circuit rulings on certification proceedings and provide insights into how defens... Read More

Speakers:  Michael A. Iannucci, Esq., Blank Rome David Kouba, Counsel, Arnold & Porter Nina R. Rose, Counsel, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom

Defending Class Actions Using Absent Class Member Discovery
Evaluating Whether to Seek Discovery of Putative Class Members; Leveraging Evidence at Cer...
March 2, 2017 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will prepare defense counsel to evaluate whether and how to pursue discovery of absent class members in class litigation. The panel will discuss the courts' varying positions on permitting absent class member discovery, when to request discovery from putative class members, the type... Read More

Speakers:  Wystan M. Ackerman, Partner, Robinson & Cole Andrew J. Trask, Senior Counsel, McGuire Woods

Leveraging Daubert Motions in Class Certification: Using or Challenging Expert Testimony A...
February 16, 2017 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will prepare class counsel with defense strategies to evaluate and determine whether and when to raise a Daubert motion to prevent certification, and plaintiff strategies to defeat or obviate Daubert challenges pre-certification. The panel will examine the latest and varying court r... Read More

Speakers:  Tate J. Kunkle, Esq., Marc J. Bern & Partners Jennifer Quinn-Barabanov, Partner, Steptoe & Johnson

Data Privacy Class Actions: Navigating Latest Legal Theories, Leveraging Defense Strategie...
February 2, 2017 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will examine the most recent data privacy and breach class actions; evaluate new and emerging liability theories and the courts' varying treatment of standing and statutory damages issues; and offer strategies to leverage insurance coverage to mitigate financial risks for businesses... Read More

Speakers:  Natasha G. Kohne, Partner, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld Kirsten C. Jackson, Esq., Kasowitz Benson Torres & Friedman Donna L. Wilson, Partner, Manatt Phelps & Phillips

Opposing Class Certification by Attacking Plaintiffs' Classwide Damages Methods
Examining and Preparing to Challenge Damages Methods such as Surveys, Event Studies and Re...
December 20, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will provide guidance for class action defense counsel on opposing class certification after Comcast by challenging the sufficiency of the damages models plaintiffs' experts put forth in support of class certification. The panel will examine the Comcast decision and how the lower fe... Read More

Speakers:  Galen D. Bellamy, Partner, Wheeler Trigg O'Donnell Jeremy M. Creelan, Partner, Jenner & Block Aaron Dolgoff, Vice President, Charles River Associates

Deposing Named Plaintiffs in Class Litigation: Uncovering and Leveraging Issues of Adequac...
December 6, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will prepare class counsel to depose or defend depositions of named plaintiffs in class litigation. The panel will outline techniques for effectively preparing or questioning named plaintiffs and offer strategies to leverage deposition testimony during certification, settlement and... Read More

Speakers:  Reena I. Desai, Esq., Nichols Kaster Purvi G. Patel, Partner, Morrison & Foerster

Securities Class Actions Surging: Litigating Section 10-b, Section 11, Section 12 and M&A...
Pursuing, Defending and Settling Fiduciary Duty, Accounting and Insider Sales Claims
November 17, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will provide class action counsel with a briefing on the most recent developments in securities class actions and analyze trends in successful and unsuccessful filings, causes of action and defenses. The panel will identify patterns in court rulings across the country to provide str... Read More

Speakers:  Kate M. Baxter-Kauf, Esq., Lockridge Grindal Nauen Inez Friedman-Boyce, Partner, Goodwin Procter Gregory A. Markel, Partner, Seyfarth Shaw

Aggregated Statutory Damages in Class Litigation: Leveraging Rule 23 and Due Process Argum...
November 10, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will examine how courts are ruling in class actions in which plaintiffs seek aggregated statutory damages. The panel will discuss strategies for challenging class certification in these cases by raising Rule 23 and due process arguments and the effect of Spokeo on aggregated statuto... Read More

Speakers:  Michael P. Daly, Partner, Drinker Biddle & Reath Archis A. Parasharami, Partner, Mayer Brown Jonathan L. Schwartz, Partner, Goldberg Segalla

Sports-Related Concussion Lawsuits: Litigating in the Tidal Wave of Individual and Class C...
Navigating Claims Against Professional Teams, Colleges, Sports Leagues and Conferences, Hi...
October 20, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will address class and individual litigation strategies being used in sports-related concussion lawsuits against professional teams, colleges, sports leagues and conferences, high schools and youth organizations, and equipment manufacturers seeking significant compensation for playe... Read More

Speakers:  Mark S. Granger, Founder, Granger Legal Consulting Gary Wolensky, Shareholder, Buchalter Nemer

Combating Class Settlement Objectors: Overview of Proposed Rule Amendments, Key Preventive...
Minimizing and Defending Against Challenges by Professional Objectors, Government Official...
September 29, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will provide class counsel with an examination of trends in settlement objections including the proposed amendment to Rule 23 as it relates to objectors and outline best practices for both plaintiff and defense counsel to protect proposed class action settlements. Read More

Speakers:  Ross Good, Esq., Anderson + Wanca Andrew J. Trask, Senior Counsel, McGuire Woods

Navigating Intra-Class Conflicts: Basis for Certification of Sub-Classes or Denial of Clas...
September 22, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will address intra-class conflicts that can arise in class action litigation, attempts to have subclasses certified to resolve these conflicts, and attacks on class certification based upon intra-class conflicts. Read More

Speakers:  Wystan M. Ackerman, Partner, Robinson & Cole Pamela Hanebutt, Partner, Eimer Stahl LLP

Privacy Class Actions Post-Spokeo: Leveraging Injury-In-Fact Requirements
Establishing or Refuting Concrete and Particularized Injury
August 18, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will prepare class counsel to leverage the injury-in-fact requirements for Article III standing in privacy class actions in light of the recent Supreme Court opinion in Spokeo v. Robins and will outline strategies for class counsel to argue for or against whether injuries in privacy... Read More

Speakers:  David S. Almeida, Partner, Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton F. Paul Bland, Jr., Executive Director, Public Justice

Article III Standing and Class Certification After Spokeo: Implications and Strategies for...
July 28, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will examine the expected impact of the long-awaited Spokeo Inc. v. Thomas Robins et al. decision for class action litigation. The panel will discuss how class counsel can leverage or overcome Article III standing challenges when pursuing or challenging class certification. Read More

Speakers:  Amy Laurendeau, Partner, O'Melveny & Myers Jeffrey A. Leon, Partner, Quantum Legal

Auto Industry Class Actions: Pursuing, Defending or Settling Consumer Fraud and Warranty B...
Navigating Issues of Predominance, Standing and Causation; Obtaining Court Approval of Set...
July 7, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will examine the latest trends in consumer class actions targeting the automotive industry and outline strategies for bringing, defending and settling claims. The panel will review court rulings in cases against auto manufacturers, suppliers and distributors involving a variety of a... Read More

Speakers:  David Stein, Of Counsel, Girard Gibbs Neal Walters, Partner, Ballard Spahr

Consumer Finance Class Actions: Pursuing or Defending FDCPA, FCRA and TCPA Claims
Guidance From Spokeo, Campbell-Ewald, Tyson Foods and Other Recent Cases for Obtaining Fav...
June 2, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will examine recent developments and trends in class action claims alleging violations of federal consumer protection laws governing the financial services industry, including the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), Telephone Consumer Protec... Read More

Speakers:  James A. Francis, Atty, Francis & Mailman Donald Maurice, Principal, Maurice Wutscher Joseph F. Yenouskas, Partner, Goodwin Procter

Statistics in Class Certification and at Trial: Leveraging and Attacking Statistical Evide...
Lessons From Recent Cases on the Use of Statistics to Prove Classwide Liability and Damage...
May 19, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will explore and provide guidance on the use of statistical analyses in class litigation. The panel will discuss the growing use of statistical evidence in class certification proceedings and as evidence bearing on classwide liability and damages, the implications of recent case law... Read More

Speakers:  Paul G. Karlsgodt, Partner, Baker Hostetler Brian A. Troyer, Partner, Thompson Hine

Parallel State and Federal Court Class Actions: Navigating Procedural and Substantive Chal...
Coordinating Overlapping Proceedings; Navigating Differing Rules on Discovery, Evidence, E...
May 5, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will prepare class action counsel to navigate the unique procedural and substantive complexities of parallel state and federal court class actions. The panel will examine how courts have responded to requests to stay, enjoin or dismiss overlapping proceedings and discuss practical s... Read More

Speakers:  Paul J. Napoli, Of Counsel, Napoli Shkolnik Laurie A. Novion, Partner, Shook Hardy & Bacon

Qui Tam Actions: Guidance for Counsel for Managing Whistleblower Suits
Navigating the False Claims Act, Government Interventions and Plaintiff/Defense Motions, a...
April 21, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will discuss evolving trends related to qui tam lawsuits and settlements that are litigated under both the federal and state False Claims Acts (FCAs). The panel will discuss best practices for pursuing or defending whistleblower cases against companies doing business with the govern... Read More

Speakers:  Hayden A. Coleman, Of Counsel, Quinn Emanuel Shauna B. Itri, Shareholder, Berger & Montague

Class Action Notice Requirements: Leveraging Traditional and Emerging Media to Reach Class...
Complying With Due Process, Rule 23 Plain Language and CAFA Settlement Notice Requirements
April 5, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will examine the current legal landscape regarding meeting class action notice requirements. The panel will discuss how class counsel are leveraging traditional and social media options to increase efficiency and reduce costs when notifying class members of class actions and settlem... Read More

Speakers:  Natalie Finkelman Bennett, Partner, Shepherd Finkelman Miller & Shah Casie D. Collignon, Partner, Baker & Hostetler Carla Peak, Vice President, Legal Notification Services, KCC

Defeating Class Claims by Attacking the Pleadings and Leveraging Other Early Dispositive M...
March 29, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to class action defense counsel for defeating class claims by strategically attacking the pleadings or leveraging other dispositive motions, including summary judgment motions and motions to deny certification. The panelists will provide their perspectives on w... Read More

Speakers:  Ronald J. Levine, Partner, Herrick Feinstein Nina R. Rose, Counsel, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom Andrew J. Trask, Counsel, McGuire Woods

When Does A Class Action Claim Become Moot? Considerations and Strategies for Counsel Afte...
Analyzing Potential Approaches in Light of Unanswered Questions
March 15, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will discuss the potential implications of the U.S. Supreme Court's recent Campbell-Ewald Co. v. Gomez on the use of Rule 68 offers of judgment and tenders in putative class actions, as well as strategies and considerations for class action counsel--both plaintiff and defense--going... Read More

Speakers:  Jeffrey E. Crane, Founder, The Law Office of Jeffrey E. Crane Irene C. Freidel, Partner, K&L Gates Kathryn A. Honecker, Esq., Chair, Class Action Department, Rose Law Group

Attacking Class Experts' Methodology, Conclusions and Reports to Obtain or Defeat Certific...
February 16, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will discuss the effective use of cross-examination to challenge an opposing expert's methodology, conclusions and draft reports in class action litigation. The panel will outline practical strategies counsel should use during deposition and at trial to expose flaws in the expert's... Read More

Speakers:  Sean P. Costello, Esq., Law Office of Sean P. Costello Keith Dubanevich, Shareholder, Stoll Berne

Strategically Limiting Discovery in Class Litigation: Tactics for Defense Counsel
Leveraging Motions to Stay, Bifurcation Motions and Cost-Shifting Motions to Reduce Discov...
February 10, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to class action defense counsel for strategically controlling/limiting the time and expense of discovery in class litigation through the use of offensive and defensive motions. The panel will discuss how counsel can leverage motions to stay, motions to bifurcat... Read More

Speakers:  Ryan Bangert, Partner, Baker Botts Jessica B. Pulliam, Partner, Baker Botts Katherine F. Murray, Of Counsel, Paul Hastings

Consumer Class Action Settlements: Evaluating, Negotiating and Structuring Settlements Pre...
Weighing Settlement Options, Negotiating the Agreement, Obtaining Court Approval
January 19, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to class action counsel for evaluating whether, when and how to settle consumer class actions. The panel will discuss the challenges plaintiff and defense counsel face when settling cases and tactics for increasing the likelihood of obtaining court approval of... Read More

Speakers:  Donald R. Frederico, Partner, Pierce Atwood Neal R. Marder, Partner, Winston & Strawn Adam M. Moskowitz, Partner, Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton

Defining or Challenging Class Membership: Evaluating Ascertainability, Overbreadth and Fai...
January 5, 2016 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will provide class counsel with guidance for addressing class definition in light of new and evolving case law. The panel will review the elements of ascertainability and overbreadth as well as cases that have applied both terms in assessing class certification. The panel will also... Read More

Speakers:  Ira Neil Richards, Partner, Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis Robert W. Sparkes, III, Partner, K&L Gates Andrew J. Trask, Counsel, McGuire Woods

Defending Class Actions Using Absent Class Member Discovery
Evaluating Whether to Seek Discovery of Putative Class Members; Leveraging Evidence at Cer...
December 2, 2015 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will prepare defense counsel to evaluate whether and how to pursue discovery of absent class members in class litigation. The panel will discuss the courts' varying positions on permitting absent class member discovery, when to request discovery from putative class members, the type... Read More

Speakers:  Wystan M. Ackerman, Partner, Robinson & Cole Andrew G. Phillips, Senior Counsel, McGuireWoods

False Advertising Consumer Class Actions: Navigating Complex Issues of Standing, Damages,...
Strategies for Class Certification, Summary Judgment, Settlement, and Trial
November 19, 2015 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will examine the latest court developments and trends in false advertising consumer class actions. The panel will outline best practices for plaintiff and defense counsel to tackle challenges related to standing, damages, removal, certification and more. Read More

Speakers:  Joshua A. Reiten, Partner, Perkins Coie Ali R. Rabbani, Winston & Strawn

Using Class Action Trial Plans and Other Pretrial Filings to Influence Certification
November 10, 2015 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will examine how class action litigators--plaintiff and defense--can use various pretrial filings, including trial plans, preliminary motions and discovery plans, to increase their likelihood of success at class certification. Read More

Speakers:  Michael P. Daly, Partner, Drinker Biddle & Reath Todd Jackson, Feinberg Jackson Worthman & Wasow Stephen A. Loney, Jr., Counsel, Hogan Lovells Adam W. Hansen, Esq., Nichols Kaster

"No Injury" and "Overbroad" Consumer Class Actions: Strategies to Pursue or Defend Class C...
Navigating Complex Issues of Overbreadth and Damages in Consumer Product Cases
October 7, 2015 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will review the latest case law trends impacting "no injury" and "overbroad" consumer class actions. The panel will outline approaches for plaintiff and defense counsel to leverage these trends in pursuing or defending class claims. Read More

Speakers:  Frederick S. Longer, Member, Levin Fishbein Sedran & Berman Jessica D. Miller, Partner, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom Geoffrey M. Wyatt, Counsel, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom

Ascertainability Requirement in Class Litigation: Lessons From Byrd v. Aarons and Carrera...
Strategies for Challenging Class Membership and Defeating Certification
September 17, 2015 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will provide class counsel with a review of Byrd v. Aaron's Inc., Carrera v. Bayer Corp., and related court decisions addressing the ascertainability requirement for class certification. The panel will examine the scope and impact of developing case law on certification proceedings,... Read More

Speakers:  David Kouba, Counsel, Arnold & Porter Nina R. Rose, Counsel, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom

TCPA Class Actions: Pursuing or Defending Claims Following the FCC's New Robocalls Order
Navigating Issues of Consent, Strict Liability, Ascertainability, Picking Off/Mootness, Co...
September 9, 2015 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to class action and in-house counsel for complying with the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) and for bringing or defending TCPA lawsuits in the wake of the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC's) new order on robocalls. The panel will examine the la... Read More

Speakers:  Paul G. Karlsgodt, Partner, Baker Hostetler Keith J. Keogh, Founder, Keogh Law John G. Watts, Founder, Watts & Herring Justin T. Winquist, Baker Hostetler

Defeating Rule 23(b)(3)'s Predominance Requirement Using Defenses and Counterclaims
Evaluating Effectiveness of Strategy in Light of Differing Lower Court Approaches and Deve...
August 25, 2015 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will examine class action defense counsel's strategic use of defenses and counterclaims to defeat Rule 23(b)(3)'s predominance requirement for class certification. Read More

Speakers:  Derek T. Ho, Partner, Kellogg Huber Hansen Todd Evans & Figel Farah Lisa Whitley-Sebti, Esq., Alston & Bird

Insurance-Related Class Actions: Pursuing or Defending Actions Over Insurance Products or...
Strategies for Approaching Class Certification, Dispositive Motions and Discovery
August 11, 2015 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will examine the legal issues class action attorneys confront when pursuing or defending claims against insurance companies, and discuss best practices for seeking or opposing class certification, bringing or challenging dispositive motions, and navigating the discovery process, as... Read More

Speakers:  Joel S. Feldman, Partner, Sidley Austin Aphrodite Kokolis, Partner, Schiff Hardin LLP Adam M. Moskowitz, Partner, Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton

Defeating or Limiting Class Actions With Early Dispositive Motions
Leveraging Summary Judgment, Motions to Dismiss or Strike Allegations, and Other Tactics t...
July 14, 2015 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to class action defense counsel for defeating or limiting class claims through the strategic use of dispositive motions, including summary judgment motions, motions to dismiss, motions to strike and motions to deny certification. Read More

Speakers:  Wystan M. Ackerman, Partner, Robinson & Cole Kevin S. Ranlett, Partner, Mayer Brown

Deposing Named Plaintiffs in Class Litigation: Uncovering and Leveraging Issues of Adequac...
June 9, 2015 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will prepare class counsel to depose or defend depositions of named plaintiffs in class litigation. The panel will outline techniques for effectively preparing or questioning named plaintiffs and offer strategies to leverage deposition testimony during certification, settlement and... Read More

Speakers:  Purvi G. Patel, Partner, Morrison & Foerster Anna P. Prakash, Nichols Kaster

CAFA Removal and Remand: Key Developments for Plaintiff and Defense Counsel
Lessons from Recent Cases on Amount-in-Controversy, State AG Suits, Joint Trials and More
February 24, 2015 CLE On-Demand

This CLE webinar will examine key recent developments in Class Action Fairness Act (CAFA) removal and remand, analyze the impact of recent cases for class action practitioners, and offer strategies for plaintiff and defense counsel for obtaining or defeating removal or remand. Read More

Speakers:  Jeffrey A. Holmstrand, Senior Counsel, Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso Allan Kanner, Founder, Kanner and Whiteley Jessica D. Miller, Partner, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom

Ethical Risks in Class Litigation: Locating and Communicating With Class Members, Settleme...
Strategies for Plaintiff and Defense Counsel to Avoid Ethics Violations and Malpractice Li...
February 10, 2015 CLE, CLE Ethics On-Demand

This CLE webinar will discuss strategies for plaintiff and defense counsel to navigate the unique ethical challenges that arise in class litigation, including the risks involved with locating and communicating with class members and engaging in class settlement negotiations. Read More

Speakers:  Thomas L. Allen, Partner, Reed Smith Nicholas R. Diamand, Partner, Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein Deborah H. Renner, Partner, Baker & Hostetler

Toxic Tort Class Actions: Navigating Removal, Certification, Daubert Challenges and More
Pursuing or Defending Class Claims Over Chemical Injuries Amid Evolving Court Standards
September 11, 2014 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will examine recent developments in toxic tort class litigation, focusing on issues of removal, class certification standards, Daubert challenges and more. The panel will discuss best practices for pursing or defending against environmental, occupational and product-related chemical... Read More

Speakers:  Marc J. Bern, Senior Partner, Napoli Bern Ripka Shkolnik LLP Jennifer Quinn-Barabanov, Partner, Steptoe & Johnson

Bifurcated Discovery in Class Litigation: Navigating the Blurred Lines Before and After Ce...
Evaluating "Merits Discovery" vs. "Class Discovery," Addressing Damages Issues, Preparing...
June 11, 2014 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will examine how class litigators and the courts are addressing the issue of bifurcated discovery in class litigation, the tricky issues raised by separating class discovery from merits discovery, and strategies for plaintiff and defense counsel to successfully obtain or oppose disc... Read More

Speakers:  Jennifer L. Liu, Outten & Golden Katherine F. Murray, Of Counsel, Paul Hastings

Preserving Attorney-Client and Work Product Privileges in Class Action Litigation
Protecting Confidential Information, Avoiding Inadvertent Disclosures, and Navigating the...
April 17, 2014 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to class counsel for preserving the attorney-client privilege and leveraging the work product doctrine in class litigation. The panel will offer their insights on when the privilege attaches, how it can be waived, and special considerations for protecting confi... Read More

Speakers:  Myron M. Cherry, Founder, Myron M. Cherry & Assoc. Arthur C. Fahlbusch, Jr., Counsel, King & Spalding Neal Walters, Partner, Ballard Spahr

Growing Class Action Threat: Breaches of Consumer Personally Identifiable Information
Minimizing Litigation Risk and Maximizing Insurance Coverage
March 18, 2014 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will update class counsel on the latest legal developments regarding the protection of consumer personally identifiable information. The panel will discuss the anticipated impact of new and expanding privacy laws on class action litigation nationwide and offer strategies to minimize... Read More

Speakers:  Linda D. Kornfeld, Partner, Kasowitz Benson Torres & Friedman Tracy D. Rezvani, Shareholder, Rezvani Volin & Rotbert Donna L. Wilson, Partner, Manatt Phelps & Phillips

Crafting Class Settlement Notice Programs: Due Process, Reach, Claims Rates and More
Minimizing Court Scrutiny and Overcoming Objector Challenges
February 18, 2014 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will examine recent developments impacting class settlement notice programs. The panel will discuss new and evolving issues related to using notice experts, reaching class members through reliable media channels, and increasing claims rates. The panel will also offer best practices... Read More

Speakers:  Robert Ahdoot, Principal, Ahdoot & Wolfson Casie D. Collignon, Partner, Baker & Hostetler Tiffaney Janowicz, Senior Vice President, Rust Consulting Shannon Wheatman, Senior Vice President, Kinsella Media

Class Action Settlements: Rule 68 Offers of Judgment and Other Strategic Tools
Leveraging Rule 68 and Structuring Class Settlements to Obtain Court Approval
October 16, 2013 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will examine how defendants in class litigation can leverage Rule 68 offers of judgment to dispose of cases early. The panel will also discuss best practices to obtain court approval of class settlements, including recent court treatment of attorneys' fees, cy pres settlements and i... Read More

Speakers:  George J. Tzanetopoulos, Partner, BakerHostetler Christina Guerola Sarchio, Partner, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe

Class Action Waivers in Consumer Agreements: Lessons from American Express and Oxford Heal...
Best Practices for Structuring and Enforcing Consumer Arbitration Agreements
August 14, 2013 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will analyze the two new U.S. Supreme Court decisions on class action waivers in arbitration agreements from the perspective of part of the team that won AT&T Mobility v. Concepcion in the Supreme Court. The panel will discuss drafting enforceable consumer arbitration agreements in... Read More

Speakers:  Archis A. Parasharami, Partner, Mayer Brown Kevin S. Ranlett, Partner, Mayer Brown

Class Action Claims: Avoiding Attorney Fee Recovery Pitfalls
Asserting or Challenging Reasonableness of Fees and Anticipating Tax Consequences
May 16, 2013 CLE Download

This CLE program will provide class counsel with a review of attorney fees issues for all sides involved, such as determining whether fees are sufficiently reasonable, understanding tax implications for plaintiffs, and avoiding ethical pitfalls. Read More

Speakers:  Elizabeth Erickson, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery Jeffrey S. Jacobson, Partner, Debevoise & Plimpton Amanda Arnold Sansone, Partner, Carlton Fields

Class Action Certification Following the Amgen and Comcast Decisions
Navigating the Issues of Predominance and the Role of the Merits Inquiry at Certification
April 24, 2013 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will provide class counsel with an in-depth review and analysis of the Supreme Court's new Amgen and Comcast decisions and their impact on class certification. Read More

Speakers:  Deborah H. Renner, Partner, Baker & Hostetler Andrew J. Trask, Counsel, McGuire Woods

Limits of Class Representation Prior to Class Counsel Appointment
Best Practices for Plaintiffs and Defendants to Navigate Unsettled Questions Under CAFA an...
December 18, 2012 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will provide class counsel with a guide to the issues of the limits of the representation of potential class members by a named plaintiff under the Class Action Fairness Act (CAFA). The panel will also discuss the impact of court decisions on the issue for prospective plaintiff and... Read More

Speakers:  Deborah H. Renner, Partner, Baker & Hostetler Carl E. Goldfarb, Partner, Boies Schiller & Flexner

Consumer Class Action Litigation: Regulatory and Case Developments
Leveraging the Latest Decisions on Certification, Causation, Class Notice and More
November 28, 2012 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will provide class counsel with a review of the latest trends in consumer class action litigation. The panel will outline approaches for plaintiff and defense counsel to leverage these trends in pursuing or defending suits. Read More

Speakers:  Barry Goheen, Partner, King & Spalding David S. Almeida, Partner, Sedgwick Mark P. Chalos, Partner, Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein

FDCPA Class Actions: Latest Litigation Developments
Bringing and Defending Claims and Understanding the Impact of New Technologies and Large-S...
November 8, 2012 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will provide counsel with an overview of Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) class action claims. The panel will discuss recent class action cases and collection efforts, offer practical guidance for bringing and defending class actions, and outline how to minimize FDCPA expo... Read More

Speakers:  Tomio Narita, Partner, Simmonds & Narita Joshua B. Swigart, Hyde & Swigart James A. Francis, Atty, Francis & Mailman Donald Maurice, President, Maurice & Needleman

Effective Discovery Strategies in Class Action Litigation
Leveraging Trends and Best Practices for Depositions, Expert Witnesses and E-Discovery
October 24, 2012 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will prepare class counsel to handle discovery challenges that often arise in class action litigation. The panel will discuss new considerations impacting witness statements and outline cost effective approaches to managing the discovery process. Read More

Speakers:  Paul S. Rosenlund, Partner, Duane Morris Paul J. Lukas, Partner, Nichols Kaster Nancy R. Thomas, Partner, Morrison & Foerster

Class Certification: Wal-Mart v. Dukes One Year Later
Leveraging Court Developments to Obtain or Defeat Certification
September 18, 2012 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will analyze developments in class certification in the year since the Supreme Court issued its landmark ruling in Wal-Mart v. Dukes. The panel will examine courts' various treatment of evidence and issue commonality and outline best practices for attorneys in the current environmen... Read More

Speakers:  Deborah H. Renner, Partner, Baker & Hostetler John B. Lewis, Partner, Baker & Hostetler Carl E. Goldfarb, Partner, Boies Schiller & Flexner

Class Actions on Data Breach and Privacy on the Rise
Litigating Class Claims, Alleging and Challenging Damages, and Evaluating Insurance Covera...
December 7, 2011 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will review new and emerging liability theories in data breach and privacy litigation, hurdles for plaintiffs, potential defenses, and recent case law and data breach settlements. The panel will also discuss insurance coverage to minimize liability and the cost of litigation. Read More

Speakers:  Donna L. Wilson, Partner, Buckley Sandler Linda D. Kornfeld, Partner, Jenner & Block Tracy D. Rezvani, Partner, Finkelstein Thompson

Consumer Class Action Litigation: Navigating the Evolving Landscape
Leveraging Circuit and Supreme Court Developments in Certification, Causation, Class Waive...
October 27, 2011 CLE Download

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 couns... Read More

Speakers:  Barry Goheen, Partner, King & Spalding Shelley M. Hall, Shareholder, Stokes Lawrence David Azar, Senior Counsel, Milberg

Consumer Financial Services Contracts and Class Action Waivers
Crafting and Enforcing Waivers in Arbitration Agreements After AT&T Mobility v. Concepcion
August 31, 2011 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will provide attorneys with an analysis of the Supreme Court's Concepcion ruling, its impact on consumer financial services litigation, and proposed legislative and regulatory responses. The panel will prepare attorneys to craft solid class action waivers and enforce waivers in liti... Read More

Speakers:  Archis A. Parasharami, Partner, Mayer Brown Kevin S. Ranlett, Partner, Mayer Brown

Class Certification After Dukes, Bayer and Halliburton Rulings
Leveraging New Supreme Court Standards to Obtain or Defeat Class Certification
August 30, 2011 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will analyze three key Supreme Court rulings-- Dukes,Bayer and Halliburton --and their impact on current class certification jurisprudence. The panel will discuss how plaintiff and defendant counsel can best leverage or overcome the impact of these rulings in certification proceedin... Read More

Speakers:  Carl E. Goldfarb, Partner, Boies Schiller & Flexner Paul G. Karlsgodt, Partner, Baker Hostetler Ann Lipton, Attorney, Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann

Filing Class Actions in Federal Court After Shady Grove
Navigating Divergent Circuit Court Rulings on State Law Prohibitions of Class Actions
July 14, 2011 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will analyze the U.S. Supreme Court's Shady Grove decision and discuss how lower courts have applied the ruling. The panel will offer guidance for practitioners to argue their positions on whether particular state-law prohibitions on class action claims should apply in federal diver... Read More

Speakers:  Paul G. Karlsgodt, Partner, Baker Hostetler Jack E. Pace, Partner, White & Case Gretchen Carpenter, Partner, Strange & Carpenter

Daubert Motions in Class Certification Proceedings
Strategies for Plaintiffs and Defendants Using or Challenging Expert Testimony at the Cert...
June 21, 2011 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will brief class action attorneys on the relevant rules of evidence during the class certification hearing, discuss the applicability of Daubert to expert witnesses at the certification stage, and offer strategies for plaintiffs and defendants to manage Daubert concerns during certi... Read More

Speakers:  John Randall Whaley, Partner, Neblett Beard & Arsenault Jennifer Quinn-Barabanov, Partner, Steptoe & Johnson

Emerging Class Action Threat: Consumer Personal Identification Data Violations
Strategies to Minimize Litigation Risks and Maximize Insurance Coverage
May 26, 2011 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will analyze the Pineda v. Williams Sonoma case and its anticipated impact on class action litigation nationally, particularly in states with similar state privacy statutes. The panel will provide strategies to minimize litigation exposure and maximize insurance coverage. Read More

Speakers:  Donna L. Wilson, Partner, Buckley Sandler Linda D. Kornfeld, Partner, Jenner & Block Patrick N. Keegan, Member, Keegan Baker

Multi-Forum Litigation: Strategic Considerations
Leveraging MDL, State Mass Action Coordination, and Other Tactics to Meet Litigation Goals
February 24, 2011 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will provide plaintiff and defense counsel with strategies to manage multi-forum litigation, including federal MDL procedures, state coordination procedures, change of venue and discovery management. Read More

Speakers:  John Randall Whaley, Partner, Neblett Beard & Arsenault William K. Dodds, Partner, Dechert

Consumer Class Action Litigation
Leveraging New Developments in Class Certification, Causation and Reliance
January 27, 2011 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will provide guidance to class action counsel litigating consumer class actions. The panel will offer best practices based on recent developments in class certification standards, causation, reliance and damages. Read More

Speakers:  Barry Goheen, Partner, King & Spalding Neal R. Marder, Partner, Winston & Strawn Todd L. Nunn, Partner, K&L Gates

Pleading and Defending Class Actions
Leveraging the Latest Developments in CAFA Removal Jurisdiction
December 8, 2010 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will offer strategies for class action defense counsel to leverage the latest case law developments in class action removal jurisdiction. Read More

Speakers:  Scott Voelz, Partner, O'Melveny & Myers Brent R. Austin, Partner, Wildman Harrold Allen & Dixon Sean P. Wajert, Partner, Dechert Daniel R. Karon, Partner, Goldman Scarlato & Karon

Class Action Notification With Electronic Media: Emerging Legal Issues
Strategic Use of E-mail, Google, Social Networks and Other E-Media to Communicate with Cla...
September 8, 2010 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will provide attorneys handling class action litigation with an overview of new media technologies affecting class action notices, the evolving state of the law for using electronic communications for notices, and best practices for planning and developing notice and claims administ... Read More

Speakers:  Shannon Wheatman, Senior Vice President, Kinsella Media Matt C. Bailey, Partner, Pollard/Bailey Mark P. Rapazzini, Senior Vice President, Rust Consulting David Jay, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig

Class Action Arbitration Waivers After Stolt-Nielsen
Drafting and Defending Waivers Amid Evolving Case Law
August 3, 2010 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will provide practitioners with an analysis of the impact of Stolt-Nielsen on the enforceability of class arbitration waivers and a review of emerging case law interpreting Stolt-Nielsen and open issues for future litigation. The panel will provide best practices for drafting enforc... Read More

Speakers:  Bryan A. Fratkin, Partner, McGuireWoods Archis A. Parasharami, Partner, Mayer Brown Todd L. Nunn, Partner, K&L Gates

Class Certification Standards and Daubert Analysis in Flux
Obtaining or Defeating Certification in Light of Circuit Courts' Differing Standards
July 8, 2010 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will provide practitioners with a thorough review of the differing standards that courts apply to class certification motions, the scrutiny courts will give to expert testimony in support of certification, and the impact of the Dukes v. Wal-Mart ruling on Rule 23 class certification... Read More

Speakers:  Matthew Shors, Partner, O'Melveny & Myers Todd L. Nunn, Partner, K&L Gates Steven G. Pearl, Principal, The Pearl Law Firm

Rule 23(f) Class Certification Appeals
Strategies for Pursuing or Opposing Appellate Review in the Absence of Clear Standards
June 16, 2010 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will provide strategies for counsel either pursuing or opposing appellate review of a class certification decision. The panel will offer a thorough review of various appellate court rulings on Rule 23(f) appeals. Read More

Speakers:  Paul G. Karlsgodt, Partner, Baker Hostetler Cindy D. Hanson, Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton Barry Sullivan, Professor of Law, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Gregory N. Karasik, Attorney, Spiro Moss

Bellwether Trials: Evolving Trends in Class Action and Complex Litigation
Strategic Use of Bellwethers by Plaintiffs and Defendants
March 25, 2010 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will examine recent trends in the use of bellwether trials and provide the plaintiff and defense counsel perspective on litigation strategies for using bellwethers. Read More

Speakers:  John Randall Whaley, Partner, Neblett Beard & Arsenault Carol R. Prygrosky, Partner, Schiff Hardin Brent R. Austin, Partner, Wildman Harrold

Lone Pine Orders in Class Action, Mass Tort and Products Liability Litigation
Bringing and Defending Pre-Trial Motions Regarding Exposure, Causation and Damages
February 18, 2010 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will examine the standards for, benefits of, and disadvantages of Lone Pine orders and discuss effective strategies for bringing and defending motions for these orders. Read More

Speakers:  John Randall Whaley, Partner, Neblett Beard & Arsenault Jay M. Jalenak, Partner, Kean Miller Eric Anielak, Partner, Shook Hardy & Bacon

Class Action Settlement Strategies
Thwarting Professional Objectors and Managing Attorneys Fees, Notice Requirements, and Cy...
January 27, 2010 CLE Download

This CLE webinar will discuss best practices to structure a settlement to obtain court approval. The panel will discuss the key challenging issues such as notice, attorney fees, opt-out provisions, coupon and cy pres settlements, and collateral attacks on settlements. Read More

Speakers:  David H. Stern, Partner, Winston & Strawn Mike Arias, Managing Partner, Arias Ozzello & Gignac Todd L. Nunn, Partner, K&L Gates

Rule 23 Certification: Obtaining or Defeating Class Status
Analyzing the Circuit Courts' Differing Standards
December 10, 2009 CLE Download

This CLE seminar will examine the Circuit Courts' various standards of review for Rule 23 class certification and the impact on future cases. The panel will offer strategies for obtaining and defeating class certification. Read More

Speakers:  Brian Boyle, Partner, O'Melveny & Myers Thomas L. Allen, Partner, Reed Smith Steve W. Berman, Managing Partner, Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro

Multi-District Litigation and Emerging State Coordination Procedures
Strategies for Plaintiffs and Defendants Responding to Aggressive Use of MDL
October 29, 2009 CLE Download

This seminar will provide a thorough review of recent trends in multi-district litigation proceedings, analyze the effect of MDL on class action litigation, and discuss evolving state coordination efforts. Read More

Speakers:  Mark Herrmann, Partner, Jones Day C. Crews Townsend, Partner, Miller & Martin Elizabeth J. Cabraser, Partner, Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein

Class Certification in RICO Litigation: Leveraging the New Reliance Standard
Strategies for Prosecuting and Defending Certification After Bridge v. Phoenix Bond
September 1, 2009 CLE Download

This seminar will discuss emerging trends in RICO-based class action cases, analyze the impact of the Supreme Court's Bridge decision on class certification, and outline strategies for bringing or defending RICO class action litigation. Read More

Speakers:  Erika C. Birg, Partner, Seyfarth Shaw Michael M. Maddigan, Partner, O'Melveny & Myers Karl E. Neudorfer, Attorney, Seyfarth Shaw Howard Langer, Langer Grogan & Diver

Class Action Arbitration Waivers Under Attack
Drafting and Defending Employment and Consumer Arbitration Waivers
July 7, 2009 CLE Download

This seminar will look at the recent trends against enforceability of class action waivers, discuss strategies for drafting arbitration provisions and class action waivers to maximize enforceability, provide best practices for defending waivers in litigation and discuss limited class action arbitrat... Read More

Speakers:  Bryan A. Fratkin, Partner, McGuireWoods Archis A. Parasharami, Partner, Mayer Brown Michael Mallow, Partner, Loeb & Loeb

Class Action Removal Standards in Flux
Effective Litigation Strategies for Plaintiff and Defense Counsel
June 16, 2009 CLE Download

This seminar will examine the federal Circuit Courts' varying standards for removal under the Class Action Fairness Act (CAFA) and the impact on future cases, discuss strategies for defense counsel for obtaining removal, and outline tactics plaintiffs' counsel can employ for maneuvering post-removal... Read More

Speakers:  D. Matthew Allen, Shareholder, Carlton Fields Brian Anderson, Partner, O'Melveny & Myers Garrett W. Wotkyns, Of Counsel, Schneider Wallace Cottrell Brayton Konecky

Effective Class Action Discovery Strategies
Best Practices for Depositions, Expert Witnesses and E-Discovery
March 24, 2009 CLE Download

This seminar will discuss common discovery obstacles in class action litigation and will provide strategies for counsel on cost-effective approaches to managing the discovery process. Read More

Speakers:  Donna L. Wilson, Partner, Kelley Drye & Warren Robert J. Bonsignore, Partner, Bonsignore & Brewer

Subprime Mortgage Class Actions: The Emerging Litigation Threat
Pursuing and Defending Lawsuits Arising From the Mortgage Meltdown
February 17, 2009 CLE Download

This seminar will examine current trends in subprime mortgage class action litigation to provide insights and perspectives for plaintiff and defense counsel to develop effective litigation and settlement strategies. Read More

Speakers:  Brian Brooks, Partner, O'Melveny & Myers Andrew L. Sandler, Partner, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom Gary Klein, Partner, Roddy Klein & Ryan

Pleading, Defending and Settling Class Actions: Emerging Trends
New Strategies for Multi-State Litigation Post-CAFA
December 9, 2008 CLE Download

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Speakers:  Daniel R. Karon, Partner, Goldman Scarlato & Karon Gregory C. Cook, Partner, Balch & Bingham Jeffrey S. Russell, Partner, Bryan Cave

Preserving Attorney-Client Privilege in Class Action Litigation
Strategies for Protecting Confidential Information and Avoiding Ethical Pitfalls
August 5, 2008 CLE Download

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Speakers:  Carrie L. Huff, Partner, Haynes Boone Janet T. Munn, Member, Epstein Becker & Green Steve W. Berman, Managing Partner, Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro

Emerging Class Action Threat: Credit Card Data Protection Under FACTA
Litigation Trends and Effective Defense Strategies
March 12, 2008 CLE Download

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Speakers:  John Nadolenco, Partner, Mayer Brown Richard M. Hoffman, Partner, Wildman Harrold Douglas C. Rawles, Partner, Reed Smith

Avoiding Ethics Violations and Malpractice Liability in Class Action Litigation

January 24, 2008 CLE Download

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Speakers:  Thomas L. Allen, Partner, Reed Smith Brian Brooks, Partner, O'Melveny & Myers Richard Cirillo, Partner, King & Spalding

"No Injury" Consumer Class Actions
Emerging Litigation Trends and Effective Defense Strategies
December 12, 2007 CLE Download

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Speakers:  Dwight J. Davis, Partner, King & Spalding Stephen Harburg, Partner, O'Melveny & Myers Rick L. Shackelford, Partner, Jones Day

Avoiding Malpractice Liability and Ethics Violations in Class Action Litigation

July 25, 2007 CLE Download

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Speakers:  Richard Cirillo, Partner, King & Spalding Thomas L. Allen, Partner, Reed Smith Jessica Miller, Partner, O'Melveny & Myers

Class Actions Post-CAFA et al
Leverage the Reforms and Emerging Trends
March 20, 2007 CLE Download

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Speakers:  Jennifer L. (Jenny) Brown, Partner, Shook Hardy & Bacon Allan Kanner, Founder, Kanner and Whiteley William B. Rubenstein, Professor of Law, Harvard