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    Class Action Reform: Necessary or Nocuous?

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    The Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act of 2017 proposes controversial changes to Rule 23 could significantly reduce the number of class-action lawsuits.  Hear from practitioners and thought leaders on both sides of the debate about the ramifications of this far-reaching legislation. 

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    Class Action Reform: Necessary or Nocuous?

    Event Details

    Format

    Teleconference

    Date

    Jan 17, 2018

    2018-01-17T13:00:00-05:00 2018-01-17T14:00:00-05:00 Class Action Reform: Necessary or Nocuous?

    The Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act of 2017 proposes controversial changes to Rule 23 could significantly reduce the number of class-action lawsuits.  Hear from practitioners and thought leaders on both sides of the debate about the ramifications of this far-reaching legislation. 

    FREE:  Antitrust Section Members, Government, Non-profit Employees, Students.
    $25 Other Non-Members

    Explore Section benefits or call 1-800-285-2221 to join. Code RAT14IP25.   For this and all upcoming events visit http://ambar.org/atevents.
     
    CLE
    The ABA is not seeking CLE credit for this program.

    Audio Archive: Provided all releases are obtained, MP3 recordings of this program will be available to Section members on the Committee Program Audio page.

    Speakers

    August Horvath

    Foley Hoag LLP

    Jodie Williams

    Qualcomm Incorporated

    John Beisner

    Skadden Arps et al

    Kellie Lerner

    Robins Kaplan LLP

    Sponsors

    Legislation

    Section of Antitrust Law

    Co-sponsors

    Civil Practice and Procedure

    Global Private Litigation

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