Who Will Benefit from the Webinar
Attorneys, business executives, consumer representatives, and consultants involved with class action litigation, and government officials involved with parallel investigations related to Covid-19
Why You will Benefit from the Webinar
In this interactive virtual Zoom broadcast, two of the nation's leading class action litigators, Seamus Duffy and Eve-Lynn Rapp, will lead a timely discussion of early Covid-related class action filing trends.
You will hear about the legal theories being advanced, defense strategies, and the unique issues to be addressed in the cases. The Zoom webinar platform will enable us to offer a lively interactive program where you can have your questions answered and join the discussion..
Sign up today. This information will help you and your clients stay ahead of the curve on big-picture trends, risk assessment, and preparing for successful trial and settlement strategies.
Kate Johnson, President
Law Seminars International
What You Will Learn
- Consumer Class Actions:
- ~ False advertising
- ~ Failure to refund
- ~ Failure to warn or distribution of misleading information
- ~ Exposure to health risks
- ~ Industry-specific (e.g. health care or education)
- ~ Business interruption and other insurance coverage
- ~ Loan practices
- ~ Price Gouging
- Technology & Privacy:
- ~ Cybersecurity
- ~ Tracking and use of consumer data
- ~ Employment (e.g. forced work exposure, termination & layoff [WARN Act])
- ~ Cases against the government (e.g., people housed in government facilities, distribution of testing and other resources)
- ~ Shareholder and securities
Wednesday, June 03, 2020
Covid Class Action Filing Trends
Plaintiff's perspective on subject areas, legal theories and defenses, and unique issues to expect
Eve-Lynn Rapp, Esq.
Edelson / San Francisco, CA
Seamus C. Duffy, Esq.
Akin Gump / Philadelphia, PA
Evaluations & Adjourn
Our Distinguished Panel
Seamus C. Duffy is a partner at Akin Gump. He has more than 30 years of experience defending companies against a broad variety of claims in class actions in federal and state courts.
Eve-Lynn Rapp is a partner at Edelson. She focuses on a wide range of consumer protection and employment class action and governmental action litigation.
Continuing Education Credits
Live credits: This program qualifies for 1.0 WA MCLE credit. Upon request, we will help you apply for CLE credits in other states and other types of credits.
For the Live Program
The Zoom login link and a link to the materials will be emailed to you shortly before the webinar.
Time Shift Your Content
Audio and video replay files, with course materials, are available for download or on a flash drive at the same price as live attendance. Files are available for downloading three business days after the Webinar or from the date we receive payment. Flashdrive orders are sent via First Class mail within five business days after the Webinar or from the date we receive payment. The course materials alone are available for $50