Class Action & Mass Tort
NEW YORK – October 10, 2019 — Epiq, a global leader in the legal services industry, today announced that nationally recognized claims administration expert Lauren McGeever, will speak on a panel titled “Marching to Their Own Drumbeat. What Lawyers Don’t Understand About Notice and Claims Administration,” at the American Bar Association’s National Institute on Class Actions. The session will be held at the Omni Hotel in Nashville, TN on Thursday, October 17 at 4:30 p.m. CST.
“The ABA’s National Institute on Class Actions has once again developed an outstanding program to educate lawyers of recent developments and trends in class actions,” said McGeever. “In the past year, we have seen a number of factors that have impacted notice and settlement administration. This panel aims to prepare you for what the courts expect to see when you present your next class action settlement.”
In this session, attendees will learn:
- When it is most appropriate to start talking to notice and claims administrators,
- How the recent changes to Rule 23 have affected notice and claims administration,
- What the recent FTC study says about how different notice methods impact claims rates.
The American Bar Association was established in 1878 and provides practical resources for legal professionals. The Annual National Institute on Class Actions is a premiere class action conference dedicated to educating attendees about current class action decisions and most recent Supreme Court decisions. Participants will learn the latest practical developments in class action, including trial techniques and best practices to sharpen skills, from top professors, in-house counsel, and lawyers.
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.
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