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Alternative Strategies in Putative Class Actions After Campbell Ewald Co. v. Gomez
Evaluating Mootness Issues, Placeholder Class Certification Motions, and Impact of Pick-Of...
July 18, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will examine the strategic use of attempts to moot putative class actions, alternatives to use of Rule 68, and considerations for counsel on choice of jurisdiction and future issues the courts will face in this area. Read More

Deposing Named Plaintiffs in Class Litigation: Leveraging Issues of Adequacy and Commonali...
July 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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 tactics to leverage deposition testimony during certification, settlement and tri... Read More

Defeating Class Certification by Attacking Plaintiffs' Classwide Damages Models
August 8, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

This CLE webinar will guide 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 federal courts ha... Read More

Statistics and Causation in Class Actions: Leveraging and Attacking Extrapolation for Aggr...
September 25, 2019 CLE Live Webinar

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. Read More

Classwide Damage Models in Misleading and False Advertising Consumer Class Actions
May 23, 2019 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss the types of classwide damage models that plaintiffs use to obtain certification and how to advance or oppose each of these types of damages. The program will discuss the use of expert witnesses to testify about the plaintiffs' damage calculations and defense experts to... Read More

Deploying Rule 23(d)(1)(D) Motions to Strike Class Allegations Pre-Certification
Rule 23(a) Typicality, Rule 23(a)(2) Commonality, Rule 23(b) Predominance, and Heightened...
May 9, 2019 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will discuss using motions to strike class allegations and defeating class actions pre-certification, particularly after the recent Amendments to Rule 23. Read More

Leveraging Daubert Motions in Class Certification: Using or Challenging Expert Testimony A...
June 5, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

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 hinder Daubert challenges pre-certification. The panel will examine the latest and varying court ru... Read More

Pursuing or Challenging Rule 23(b)(3) Class Certification: Lessons From In Re Hyundai
Strategies for Plaintiff and Defense Counsel
May 1, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will examine new challenges facing class counsel in certifying a nationwide class after the Ninth Circuit's decision in In Re Hyundai and Kia Fuel Econ. Litig. The panel will examine the scope and impact of the decision and discuss best practices for counsel to challenge or overcome... Read More

Ascertainability Requirement for Class Certification
Leveraging the Latest Court Decisions to Challenge Class Membership and Defeat Certificati...
March 6, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

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 insight into how defense... Read More

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...
January 23, 2018 CLE CLE On-Demand, Download

This CLE webinar will explore and provide guidance on the use of statistical analyses in class litigation. Read More

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

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

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

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

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 CLE On-Demand, Download

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

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 CLE On-Demand, Download

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 CLE On-Demand, Download

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

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

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

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

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

"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 CLE On-Demand, Download

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

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

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

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 CLE On-Demand, Download

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

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 CLE On-Demand, Download

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

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 CLE On-Demand, Download

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

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 CLE On-Demand, 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

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