Thursday, October 9, 2008
The 12th Annual ABA National Institute on Class Actions, which is being co-sponsored by the Mass Torts Committee, will take place on November 7, 2008 in New York City at the Marriott Downtown Hotel. Speakers include Judges Fred Biery (W.D. Tex), Shira Sheindlin (S.D.N.Y.), and Jack Weinstein (E.D.N.Y.); Professors John Coffee (Columbia) and William Rubenstein (Harvard); and attorneys John Beisner (O'Melveny), Elizabeth Cabraser (Lieff Cabraser), Michael Donovan (Donovan Searles), Cari Dawson (Alston & Bird), Vincent Esades (Heins Mills), Donald Frederico (Greenberg Traurig), Steven Glickstein (Kaye Scholer), Lynda Grant (Cohen Milstein), Deepak Gupta (Public Citizen), David Hamer (McCarthy Tetrault), Laurel Harbor (Shook Hardy), Cristina Hernandez-Malaby (Quarles & Brady), John Isbister (Tydings & Rosenberg), Daniel Karon (Goldman Scarlato), Katherine Kinsella (Kinsella/Novak Communications), James Muehlberger (Shook, Hardy), Scott Nelson (Public Citizen), Fern O'Brien (Arnold & Porter), Sylvie Rodrigue (Ogilvy Renault), and Charles Wright (Siskinds).