Lieff Cabraser attorneys Annika K. Martin and Jason L. Lichtman will be speaking at Georgetown Law’s 14th Annual Advanced eDiscovery Institute from November 16-17, 2017 at the JW Marriott in Washington DC. [Read more…]
Law360 has published an in-depth profile of Lieff Cabraser partner Jason L. Lichtman, named a Law360 Rising Star for 2017 for Consumer Protection. The profile highlights Mr. Lichtman’s most significant cases as well as his overall career “of standing up for the little guy,” including litigation against Samsung over exploding washing machines and against British Airways over accusations the airline duped passengers with inflated fuel surcharges. [Read more…]
We are delighted to announce that Law360 has selected two Lieff Cabraser attorneys as Rising Stars for the year 2017. Lieff Cabraser partner Lin Y. Chan has been selected as one of Law360’s Competition Rising Stars for 2017, and Jason L. Lichtman has been selected as a Consumer Protection Rising Star for 2017. [Read more…]
Lieff Cabraser partner Michael Miarmi has been named to Law360’s 2017 Securities Editorial Advisory Board, and Lieff Cabraser partner Jason Lichtman has been selected for the publication’s 2017 Privacy/Consumer Protection Editorial Advisory Board. Mr. Miarmi and Mr. Lichtman will join other members of the advisory board to provide feedback on Law360’s coverage of news, decisions, and trends and provide insight on how best to shape future reporting. [Read more…]
The 11th Annual Sedona Conference Institute Program on eDiscovery: Discovery in a Dynamic Digital World will be taking place in Houston, Texas from March 2-3, 2017. Lieff Cabraser partner Annika K. Martin is co-chairing this event, and will also be speaking on the panel, “Discovery from Overseas: Navigating the Turbulent Data Protection Regulation Waters.” Lieff Cabraser partner Jason L. Lichtman is also a featured panelist, and will be discussing “Privacy, Security, and Data Protection in Discovery.” [Read more…]
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…]
Lieff Cabraser partner Jason L. Lichtman spoke with Bloomberg BNA for the article “Aggressive Challenges to Experts Expected After Tyson Foods” on the impact the Tyson Foods ruling will have on future court cases. Tyson Foods v. Bouaphakeo was brought by low-wage workers at a Tyson Foods pork-processing plant seeking pay for their considerable time spent putting on and taking off protective work attire and equipment (“donning and doffing”). [Read more…]
Lieff Cabraser partner Jason L. Lichtman will be speaking at an American Bar Association (ABA) Section of Litigation Roundtable on April 26, 2016 from 2:00-3:00pm Eastern time. The roundtable will be discussing how statistical evidence establishes classwide liability, using the Supreme Court’s recent decision on the Tyson Foods lawsuit as an example. [Read more…]
Lieff Cabraser partner Jason L. Lichtman will be a featured panelist in Public Justice’s upcoming quarterly speaker series. Along with Jocelyn Larkin of the Impact Fund, Mr. Lichtman will be discussing class actions in a new Supreme Court in a webinar on April 5, 2016. [Read more…]
Lieff Cabraser attorneys Jonathan D. Selbin, Mark P. Chalos, and Jason L. Lichtman will be speaking at Perrin Conferences’ Class Action Litigation Conference from May 6-7, 2015 at the Omni Chicago Hotel in Chicago, Illinois. Selbin will speak on current and emerging issues in consumer protection litigation. Chalos will discuss strategies for trying class actions. Lichtman will comment on discovery issues and proposed amendments to the federal rules of civil procedure. Perrin Conferences hosts national joint plaintiff and defendant litigation conferences, bringing together leaders in the legal industry.
The Consumer Attorneys of California, College of Trial Arts, San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association, and Bar Association of San Francisco present the 9th Annual Class Action Seminar on February 10, 2015 at the Parc 55 Hotel in San Francisco. Lieff Cabraser attorney Jason Lichtman is one of the distinguished attorneys speaking at the seminar. Lichtman will discuss how to prove uniform damages post-Comcast in products class actions.