May 04, 2020

#48 How Do You Get to The Final Yes? The Art and Science of Settling Antitrust Class Actions

In the antitrust bar, there are many litigations but few trials. Many antitrust cases are settled and some of the highest damages are obtained through class actions. In practice, how do antitrust class actions settle and what’s involved in the process? What are some important actors and tools in reaching the settlement?

Megan Jones, partner at the law firm Hausfeld, speaks with John Roberti and Anora Wang about the risks on both sides in a settlement and the difficulties to get to a common place. Listen to this episode to learn about the ways to successfully settle antitrust class actions.

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Speaker

Megan E. Jones, Partner, Hausfeld

Hosted by:

John Roberti, Partner, Allen & Overy LLP and Anora Wang, Associate, Winston & Strawn LLP