Class Action & Mass Tort

Epiq Experts to Share Best Practices for Mass Tort Case Management and Settlement Administration

ATLANTA – April 12, 2018 — Epiq, a global leader in the legal services industry, today announced that Michael O’Connor, vice president, and Nicole Hamann, managing director, will speak on a panel entitled, “Managing the Case Spectrum: Gotchas to Avoid,” at the Academy of Court Appointed Masters 2018 Annual Meeting at the Omni Royal Orleans Hotel in New Orleans on Saturday, April 14 at 11:30 a.m. EDT.

“Resolving the merits of a case is equally as important as the logistics of paying class members their settlement benefits,” said O’Connor. “By working with special masters in the administration process, we can help improve outcomes for everyone.”

In this session, attendees will learn:

  • How to avoid the potential pitfalls from intake to settlement of class action and mass tort administration
  • Managing class action and mass tort projects efficiently and effectively
  • Using technology to simplify complex administration challenges

The Academy of Court Appointed Masters is the only national organization dedicated to furthering the understanding of legal professionals on the role of special masters. Special masters are frequently appointed in class action and mass tort matters to assist with complex claims adjudications, resolving disputes, reviewing appealed claims, and overseeing various aspects of the administration process. 

About Epiq 
Epiq, a global leader in the legal services industry, takes on large-scale, increasingly complex tasks for corporate counsel, law firms, and business professionals with efficiency, clarity, and confidence. Clients rely on Epiq to streamline the administration of business operations, class action and mass tort, court reporting, eDiscovery, regulatory, compliance, restructuring, and bankruptcy matters. Epiq subject-matter experts and technologies create efficiency through expertise and deliver confidence to high-performing clients around the world. Learn more at www.epiqglobal.com.

Press Contact
Sarah Brown
Epiq 
+1 503 350 5850
sbrown@epiqglobal.com 

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