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Covid-19 Class Action Filing Trends

Subject areas, legal theories and defenses, and unique issues to expect

June 3, 2020

Regrettably, we've had to cancel this program

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Program Overview

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.

Stay well,

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)
  • Financial:
  • ~ Business interruption and other insurance coverage
  • ~ Loan practices
  • ~ Price Gouging
  • Technology & Privacy:
  • ~ Cybersecurity
  • ~ Tracking and use of consumer data
  • Others:
  • ~ 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

10:00 am

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

Defendant's perspective

Seamus C. Duffy, Esq.
Akin Gump / Philadelphia, PA

11:00 am

Evaluations & Adjourn

Our Distinguished Panel

Seamus C. Duffy 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 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.

For the Live Program

The Zoom login link and a link to the materials will be emailed to you shortly before the webinar.