Ohio Class Action Summit: Strategies You Can Use to Protect Your Company

OCT 28, 2010 at 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
The Hilton Columbus at Easton Town Center

Columbus
OH

This afternoon session was designed for legal counsel and other executives concerned about the rising tide of class action lawsuits. Attorneys from Porter Wright's Class Action Practice Group will share their insights and experience with program attendees and discuss recent developments in a number of areas of class action litigation. In addition to our attorneys, we had John S. Marshall, of Marshall and Morrow LLC, the Honorable Richard A. Frye, Franklin County Court of Common Pleas, and the Honorable James L. Graham, United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio join us for our panel discussion.

Topics:
Identifying Opportunities for Removal of State Court Class Actions

Understanding Class Certification, Including Burdens of Proof and Evidence

The Pros and Cons of Litigating Class Actions In State and Federal Courts -
A Panel Discussion

Analyzing the Implications of Shady Grove and Stolt-Nielsen

What to Do (and Not Do) During the 90 Days After a Class Action Is Filed

This afternoon session has been approved for 3.25 hours of credit through HRCI. It has been submitted for 3.25 hours of CLE credit with the Ohio Supreme Court.

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