PLI Managing Complex Litigation October 21 Program
Sponsored by: PLI
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 | 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Spotlight on JAMS Speakers: Hon. Carl J. West (Ret.) and Cathy Yanni
Topic: Managing Complex Litigation 2014: Class Actions; Mass Torts & MDL
High-stakes aggregate litigation continues to be an evolving area of practice that has experienced a significant shift due to landmark decisions over the last few years. Join the notable panel, including Hon. Richard A. Kramer and JAMS neutrals Cathy Yanni and Hon. Carl J. West (Ret.), for a half-day program dedicated to best practices in managing class actions, mass torts, and multidistrict litigation (MDL) throughout the life cycle of these cases, from pretrial class certification and consolidation, through trial or settlement.
What you will learn:
- The latest trends in complex litigation, including case law and statutory updates
- Trends in judicial approval of class actions and the award of attorneys
- Unique issues in class actions, including how courts and litigants deal with objectors
- Progressive approaches to the management of complex cases
Live at PLI California Center
685 Market Street, San Francisco, California 94105
Also available via webcast.
2.5 General MCLE Credit, 0.5 Ethics MCLE Credit
For further details and to register, please visit the PLI event page.
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