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

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. [Read more…]

Kelly Dermody Comments on National Effort to Collect Company Pay Data

Kelly Dermody Comments on National Effort to Collect Company Pay Data

As reported in Bloomberg Law, the U.S. government is now collecting detailed race and gender pay data from thousands of companies in an effort to eliminate wage discrimination in the workplace. [Read more…]

Jason Lichtman Named to Bloomberg Law Litigation Innovation Board

Jason Lichtman Named to Bloomberg Law Litigation Innovation Board

Bloomberg Law recently announced its development of the Litigation Innovation Board, which “will provide input and consultation on new products, offer feedback on enhancements to current offerings, and inform the direction of future litigation and analytics solutions.” Lieff Cabraser partner Jason L. Lichtman has been honored as a leading litigator and member of this board that will impact the current and future range of litigation specialties. [Read more…]