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The Ethics of Class Action Settlements
Date: 06/18/2014
Location: The Chicago Bar Association, 321 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604
Presented by: Class Action
Experience Level: Intermediate
MCLE Credit: As of 06/17/2016, this program is no longer eligible for MCLE Credit.
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This seminar will address and provide attending attorneys with an opportunity to discuss ethical issues related to class action settlements. Topics include: (1) the adequacy of class action settlements, with a focus on issues related to cy pres awards, and (2) the ethics of legal notification. An outstanding panel of experts and insiders will examine these issues and discuss the implications for local practitioners.

Katrina Carroll, Member, Lite DePalma Greenberg, LLC
Carla Peak, Director, Class Actions Services, KCC LLC
Martin H. Redish, the Louis and Harriet Ancel Professor of Law and Public Policy at Northwestern University School of Law
Wilber H. Boies, Partner, McDermott Will & Emery, and Chair, Chicago Bar Foundation's Cy Pres Awards Program

Som P. Dalal, Jenner & Block LLP; Seminar Coordinator, CBA Class Action Committee

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