Speaking Engagement

Scott Pearson to Co-Chair the American Conference Institute's 15th National Conference on Consumer Finance Class Actions & Litigation

1/31/2013

Thursday, January 31 to Friday, February 01, 2013
New York Marriott Downtown, New York, NY
 

The American Conference Institute's 15th National Conference on Consumer Finance Class Actions & Litigation will consist of an unparalleled faculty of federal and state regulatory and enforcement officials, senior in-house counsel, renowned federal and state judges, and leading outside defense counsel who will provide you with expert advice, critical insights, and comprehensive updates on:

  • The latest enforcement actions and initiatives from the CFPB and other federal and state agencies, and their impact on the consumer finance industry
  • Mortgage and foreclosure litigation: defending against TILA claims and defeating foreclosure defenses and borrower stall tactics
  • New and emerging strategies for defending against claims and class actions relating to TCPA, FDCPA, and FCRA
  • Managing and defending against class actions and claims arising from add-on services and products, credit/debit cards, and student loans
  • Judicial perspectives on class certification, arbitration, settlement considerations, bankruptcy litigation, e-discovery, and more
  • Analyzing debt collection litigation trends and using that information to prevent future lawsuits
  • Fair lending: managing and defending against claims of discriminatory lending and assessing the status of ‘disparate impact’ in lending litigation and enforcement
  • How the courts are applying Wal-Mart v. Dukes and AT&T Mobility v. Concepcion and their progeny to consumer finance litigation and how best to argue against class certificate.

To register or for more information, please click here.