Structuring Class Settlements to Obtain Court Approval
Attorney Fees, Notice, Claims Rates, Coupon Settlements, Incentive Awards, and More
September 18, 2019 • CLE • Live Webinar
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...
Combating Class Settlement Objectors: New Rule 23 Amendments, Key Preventive Measures and...
Minimizing and Defending Against Challenges by Professional Objectors, Government Official...
June 19, 2019 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
This CLE webinar will provide class counsel with an examination of trends in settlement objections including the amendments to Rule 23 as they relate to objectors and outline best practices for both plaintiff and defense counsel to protect proposed class action settlements.
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 • CLE On-Demand, Download
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...
Consumer Class Action Settlements: Evaluating, Negotiating and Structuring Settlements Pre...
Weighing Settlement Options, Negotiating the Agreement, Obtaining Court Approval
January 19, 2016 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, Download
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...
Crafting Class Settlement Notice Programs: Due Process, Reach, Claims Rates and More
Minimizing Court Scrutiny and Overcoming Objector Challenges
February 18, 2014 • CLE • CLE On-Demand, 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...
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 • CLE On-Demand, 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...