Hon. Paul D. Clement, former solicitor general of the United States; Michael Nelson, Nelson Levine deLuca & Hamilton; Mary Massarron Ross, Plunkett Cooney PC; Daniel L. Gardner, corporate litigation supervisor, Farmers Group, Inc.; and Jeffrey W. Jackson, senior vice president and general counsel, State Farm Mutual Insurance Company
Wednesday will feature a meeting of the LCJ Executive Committee, a cocktail reception, a gala dinner with LCJ past presidents and a Broadway play.
On Thursday the agenda includes the following topics: An Assessment of CAFA and the Future of Class Action Reform and Litigation Trends and Election Results: The Brave New World of Legal Reform in the Next 25 Years, featuring Hon. Paul D. Clement, former solicitor general of the United States; Mary Massarron Ross, Plunkett Cooney PC; and Jeffrey W. Jackson, senior vice president and general counsel, State Farm Mutual Insurance Company.
Friday’s programs include The Changing Complexion of State Courts, Their Resources and the Impact of 25 years of Civil Justice Reform; The Importance of Procedural Rule Reform in State Courts as a Means of Reducing Costs and Burdens Associated with Litigation; and Procedural Rule Reform as a Critical Underpinning of Broader Civil Justice Reforms and Why it Remains Relevant in a New Congress.