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Gregory Markel to serve as Presenter at PLI’s “Class Action Litigation 2017” Seminar

“Litigation Strategies for Class Action Practice”


New York, NY
PLI New York Center
1177 Avenue of the Americas, 2nd floor
New York, NY

Gregory Markel, a partner in Seyfarth’s Litigation Department, will serve as a presenter for PLI’s “Class Action Litigation 2017” Seminar in New York on June 21st. The program will give attendees the tools and strategies needed to handle high stakes class action litigation.

Class action lawsuits remain an integral and exciting part of high stakes litigation. The courts, including the Supreme Court, have taken notice. PLI’s faculty of plaintiffs’ and defense counsel and academics will bring attendees up-to-date on important developments in class action litigation. Attendees will benefit from this program whether your practice focuses on employment law, products liability, toxic tort, securities, consumer fraud, or civil rights. The course also includes pragmatic tips on litigation strategies designed to improve your skills and your chances for success in the courtroom.
What Attendees Will Learn
  • How have things changed in class action practice?
  • Important lessons learned from class action litigation over the years
  • New developments in CAFA and on the class action landscape
  • Pretrial and courtroom tips and practices from top litigators
  • What is involved in class administration: specifics you need to know
  • Key issues in class action settlements for antitrust practitioners (on both sides of the bar) and in-house counsel.

For more information and to register, click here.