Class Actions and Aggregate Litigation: Views from the Bench

Date:

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Sponsor(s):

Speaker(s):

Hon. William F. Highberger, Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles; Hon. Shira A. Scheindlin, U.S. District judge, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York; Hon. Anthony J. Scirica, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, Philadelphia

Fee:

$199

Time:

2-3 pm EST

CLE Credits:

1 hr

Event Type:

Topics:

Topics covered include: How have Wal-Mart Stores v. Dukes and Comcast Corp. v. Behrend impacted class certification discovery? Does it still make sense to defer "merits" discovery?; When should a trial court approve attorneys fees for class counsel? At preliminary hearing or at final approval hearing?; Does the Daubert standard for experts fully apply to class cert. motions or not?