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Class Actions

04


October 04, 2019

7:45 AM - 3:05 PM

Atlanta - Bar Center Atlanta Georgia 30303

Agenda

Presiding: M. Jerome Elmore, Program Chair, Bondurant Mixson & Elmore LLP, Atlanta

7:45 REGISTRATION AND CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST (All attendees must check in upon arrival. A jacket or sweater is recommended.)

8:10 WELCOME AND PROGRAM OVERVIEW
M. Jerome Elmore

8:15 A CLASS ACTION FAIRNESS ACT (“CAFA”) PRIMER
Jonathan R. Chally, King & Spalding LLP, Atlanta

8:55 CYBER SECURITY AND DATA BREACH CLASS ACTIONS
Kamal Ghali, Bondurant Mixson & Elmore LLP, Atlanta

9:35 EFFECTS OF DIFFERENCES IN STATE LAW ON CLASS CERTIFICATION
Cindy D. Hanson, Troutman Sanders LLP, Atlanta

10:15 BREAK

10:25 WE’RE DONE WHEN I SAY WE’RE DONE – INCREASED SCRUTINY OF CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENTS
Conrad Anderson, Balch & Bingham LLP, Birmingham, AL

11:05¬ HOT TOPICS IN PRIVACY LITIGATION
Kristine McAlister Brown, Alston & Bird LLP, Atlanta

11:40 LUNCH (Included in registration fee)

12:05 CLASS ACTIONS FROM THE PLAINTIFF’S PERSPECTIVE
David Bain, Law Offices of David Bain, Atlanta

12:40 CAFA REMOVAL: GENERAL OVERIEW AND UPDATE ON RECENT CASE LAW
Naveen Ramachandrappa, Bondurant, Mixson & Elmore LLP, Atlanta

1:15 BREAK

1:25 TRENDING ISSUES RELATING TO STANDING IN CLASS ACTIONS
Barry Goheen, Fisher Broyles, Atlanta

2:05 ETHICAL ISSUES PECULIAR TO CLASS ACTIONS
Panel Discussion

3:05 ADJOURN

6

1

0

4

Total Hours* Ethics Professionalism Trial Practice
*The 6 total hours include 1 ethics, 0 professionalism and 4 trial practice hours.

Seminar Number: 10303

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Materials may not be available until 48 hours before the seminar.

Space is limited

ICLE cannot guarantee admission to onsite registrants.

*Early registration closes 48 hours before the seminar

Registration Guidelines

See brochure for registration guidelines and agenda.