Elizabeth Cabraser Comments at FTC Workshop on Proposed Suggestions for Improving Claims Rates in Consumer Class Actions

As reported by Bloomberg Law, speakers at a recently held Federal Trade Commission workshop on improving claims rates in consumer class actions agreed that creating a government-run website to publicize and legitimize class settlements could increase the amount of money that class members actually receive.

2019-10-31T13:41:23+00:00October 31st, 2019|Firm News|

VW Audi Bentley Porsche Fuel Economy Lawsuit Settlement Program is Now Underway – Submit Your Claims Now

Online portal for fuel economy settlement claims processing is up and active for owner and lessee claims The claims portal at vwmpgsettlement.com is now open for all current and former owners/lessees of affected gasoline-engine vehicles in the Audi, Bentley, Porsche, and Volkswagen fuel economy class action settlement. As a result of the settlement reached in

2019-10-25T08:46:23+00:00October 25th, 2019|Consumer Fraud|

Mark Chalos Discusses Class Action Audiences and Reach at 23rd American Bar Association Class Action Conference in Nashville

On October 18th, 2019, Lieff Cabraser’s Mark P. Chalos, Managing Partner of the firm’s Nashville office, participated in a panel discussion at the American Bar Association’s 23rd Annual National Institute on Class Actions in Nashville entitled, “How Big is Your Audience? Crescendos and Diminuendos in the Class-Action World.” The extremely-well-received discussion was one of the

2019-10-21T15:24:47+00:00October 21st, 2019|Firm News|

Elizabeth Cabraser to Serve as Featured Faculty in Class Action Symposium at Lewis and Clark Law School

Lieff Cabraser founding partner Elizabeth Cabraser will serve as Featured Faculty at an academic symposium for attorneys, law professors and students, judges, law clerks, and public officials, entitled “Class Actions, Mass Torts, and MDLs: The Next 50 Years” taking place Nov. 1-2, 2019 at Lewis & Clark Law School in Portland Oregon. Ms. Cabraser will

2019-10-21T14:52:49+00:00October 21st, 2019|Firm News|

Law.com Highlights Sarah London Among Lawyers Seeking to Lead Juul Lawsuits

Law.com highlights individual lawyers seeking leadership roles in Juul MDL As reported by Law.com (subscription), a diverse set of nearly 50 lawyers have submitted proposals to lead the national multidistrict Juul e-cigarette fraud and injury litigation. One of the proposed leadership teams includes Lieff Cabraser partner Sarah London, and if approved would be one of

2019-10-21T13:48:50+00:00October 21st, 2019|Firm News, Personal Injury|