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Sharon K. Robertson Co-Chairs PLI’s 2023 Class Action Litigation Conference

Practising Law Institute

December 8, 2023

Sharon K. Robertson, a partner in our Antitrust practice, will co-chair Practising Law Institute’s (PLI) 2023 Class Action Litigation Conference.

Who Should Attend

This program will benefit outside attorneys who are prosecuting or defending class action cases as well as in-house counsel who want to gain a competitive edge in this fast-moving field.

Why You Should Attend

Class action lawsuits remain an integral and exciting part of high stakes litigation. The courts, including the Supreme Court, have taken notice. You will gain the tools and strategies you need to effectively litigate these complex cases. Faculty of this program include top plaintiffs’ and defense counsel and academics. Attorneys focused on employment law, products liability, toxic tort, securities, antitrust, consumer fraud, or civil rights, in particular, will benefit from this program. The course also includes pragmatic tips on litigation strategies designed to improve your skills and your chances for success in the courtroom.

What You Will Learn

After completing this program participants will be able to:

  • Understand recent Supreme Court developments
  • Comply with the Class Action Fairness Act
  • Gain improved pretrial and courtroom skills
  • Conduct efficient discovery for class action cases
  • Deliver effective opening and closing arguments to obtain class action certification

Register and learn more at Practising Law Institute.