Artists’ Lawsuit Settlement With Universal Music Group Over Digital Royalties Receives Final Approval

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As reported by Law360 (subscription), Judge Susan Illston of the U.S. District Court in Northern California has approved an $11.5 million class action settlement between Universal Music Group (UMG) and numerous well-known recording artists from as far back as the 1950s, including Rick James’ trust and the Temptations and Rob Zombie. The case stems from the artists’ allegations that UMG knowingly miscalculated digital royalties to the artists’ disfavor from downloads via popular digital music providers. [Read more…]

Dean Harvey to Discuss Future of Antitrust Enforcement at American Antitrust Institute Young Lawyers Breakfast

Dean Harvey Discusses Future of Private Antitrust Enforcement

Lieff Cabraser partner Dean M. Harvey will participate in a panel discussion titled “The Future of Private Antitrust Enforcement” at the American Antitrust Institute’s (AAI) Young Lawyers Breakfast on November 18, 2015. [Read more…]

Brendan Glackin Speaks at PLI California Trial Advocacy Program

Brendan Glackin Speaks at PLI California Trial Advocacy Program

Lieff Cabraser attorney Brendan P. Glackin will be speaking at Practising Law Institute’s (PLI) California Trial Advocacy 2015 Seminar on August 5, 2015 in San Francisco, California. Glackin will be featured on a distinguished panel of guests, presenting a session on "Preparing Your Case for Trial, Including Motions in Limine/Deposition Designations." This seminar will cover trial preparation, limine motions, jury selection, opening statements, witness preparation, direct and cross examination, experts, and closing arguments.

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Annika K. Martin Speaks at the Ninth Annual Sedona Conference Institute Program on eDiscovery

Annika K. Martin Speaks at the Ninth Annual Sedona Conference Institute Program on eDiscovery

Lieff Cabraser attorney Annika K. Martin will be speaking at the Ninth Annual Sedona Conference Institute Program on eDiscovery on March 20 in Nashville, TN at the Loews Vanderbilt Hotel. Martin will be featured on a distinguished panel of practitioners and judges, discussing the topic of “Ethical Challenges in eDiscovery: Representing Clients Responsibly.”

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