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Class Actions 2019: Precedents, Pitfalls, and the Path Ahead *Class by Webinar*

January 23, 2019
Credit: 3.0 Credit Hours

Description: This insightful and informative program will address the opportunities, challenges, and trends in class action cases. Our experienced faculty will provide the plaintiffs’ and defense-side’s perspectives on the recent, major developments in class action practice, which cases practitioners should watch for, what the pitfalls of litigating class actions are, and how to manage class actions. Those who attend can expect to learn about:

• The ongoing debate about class arbitration and class action waivers
• Recent developments in privacy class actions
• How Microsoft v. Baker increases the stakes of the class certification decision
• How stacked and tolled class actions affect filing decisions
• How to settle class actions under CAFA

  • Laura Alexander, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC
  • Daniel Donovan, Kirkland & Ellis LLP (Faculty Chair)
  • Ragan Naresh, Kirkland & Ellis LLP
As a show of support to our government attorneys during the shutdown, the D.C. Bar CLE Program is offering a FREE CLE class to furloughed employees during the month of January.This class may be taken either in-person at the D.C. Bar or by webinar. To register please call the CLE office at 202-626-3488.
Fee: $89 Community Members; $99 D.C. Bar Members; $109 Government Attorneys; $129 Others
The D.C. Bar CLE Program now offers discounted group registration rates! For more information, contact Alana Hyman at AHyman@dcbar.org or 202-780-2804. 

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Daniel Donovan, Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Ragan Naresh, Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Laura Alexander, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll