LOS ANGELES, CA (PRWEB) October 21, 2015
Shareholder Rob Herrington of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP will speak at the American Bar Association’s 19th Annual National Institute on Class Actions. The event will take place Oct. 22-23 at the Le Meridien Hotel in New Orleans.
The event will focus on recent class action topics and trends, as well as predictions on where the practice is headed for plaintiffs and defense attorneys. Herrington will speak on the panel titled, “King Cake or Po-Boy? Do Class Actions Offer Meaningful Compensation to Class Members, or do They Simply Rip Off Consumers Twice?” on Oct. 22 at 4:15 p.m.
Herrington is based in Greenberg Traurig’s Los Angeles office and is co-chair of the firm’s Products Liability & Mass Torts Practice. His practice is focused on defending consumer products in complex, multi-party litigation, including class actions, government enforcement litigation, product defect litigation, and mass torts. He is a frequent speaker and is the author of the best-selling book, "Verdict for the Defense" (Sutton Hart Press 2011), and a co-author of "The Class Action Fairness Act: Law and Strategy" (ABA Publishing 2013). In 2013, 2014, and 2015, Herrington was named in Law360’s list of “Top Attorneys Under 40” for Class Actions.
For more information on the institute, please visit http://bit.ly/1NnVCTt.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Class Action Litigation Practice
Greenberg Traurig’s class action attorneys are at the forefront of class litigation in federal and state courts throughout the United States, at both the trial and appellate levels. The group’s experience includes serving as national coordinating counsel for some of the world’s largest companies in defending class actions in approximately 15 jurisdictions. The firm’s Class Action Litigation Practice brings together more than 70 trial lawyers from across the country with class action experience spanning a wide variety of substantive areas and industries.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 1900 attorneys serving clients from 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm is No 1. on the 2015 Law360 Most Charitable Firms list, third largest in the U.S. on the 2015 Law360 400, Top 20 on the 2015 Am Law Global 100, and among the 2015 BTI Brand Elite. More information at: http://www.gtlaw.com.