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Class Action Litigation in the Courts: 2014 Trends and 2015 Expectations

John H. Beisner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meahger & Flom LLP
Jessica D. Miller, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meahger & Flom LLP

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Jones v. ConAgra Foods, Inc.
On January 28, 2015, WLF asked the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit to affirm a lower court decision refusing to certify a consumer class action in which no administratively feasible way of identifying class members exists. The case...
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Pharmaceutical Research & Manufacturers of America v. Alameda County
On January 28, 2015, WLF filed a brief in the U.S. Supreme Court, urging it to review (and ultimately overturn) an appeals court decision that, if allowed to stand, could usher in a broad array of local ordinances designed to foist onto other...
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Trinity Wall Street v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
On January 21, 2015, WLF asked the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit to overturn a decision that would allow the inclusion of frivolous and inappropriate shareholder proposals in proxy statements at the company’s expense—and, therefore, at...
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Paul v. State Farm Mut. Automobile Ins. Co.
On January 6, 2015, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit issued a decision that rejected efforts by the plaintiffs’ bar to undermine the subrogation rights of insurance companies. The decision was a victory for WLF, which filed a brief...
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Going Overboard: U.S. v. Yates and DOJ’s “Most Serious Offense” Charging Policy
By Scott A. Coffina, a partner with the law firm Drinker Biddle & Reath in its Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. offices, and Edward James Beale, an Associate at the firm.
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A Statutory Self-Evaluative Privilege Benefits Consumers and the Insurance Marketplace
By Paul Tetrault, State and Policy Affairs Counsel for the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies.
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January 22, 2015 | 10:00 A.M. - 11:00 A.M EST
Class Action Litigation in the Courts: 2014 Trends and 2015 Expectations
John H. Beisner, Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Jessica D. Miller, Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
 
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November 10, 2014 | 2:00-3:15 P.M. EST
Toward Patent Non-Agression: Market-Based Approaches to Deterring Legal Risks and Neutralizing Litigation
Keith Bergelt, Chief Executive Officer, Open Invention Network
Kevin Jakel, Chief Executive Officer, Unified Patents, Inc.
Tim Kowalski, Senior Patent Counsel, Google, Inc.
 
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