Luanne Sacks, Co-Founding Partner, Sacks Ricketts & Case, LLP, to Speak at The Knowledge Group’s Class Action Litigation: The Ins and Outs in 2016 LIVE Webcast
The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Luanne Sacks, Co-Founding Partner, Sacks Ricketts & Case, LLP, will speak at The Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Class Action Litigation: The Ins and Outs in 2016 LIVE Webcast.” This event is scheduled for May 6, 2016, from 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm (ET).
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Luanne Sacks is a co-founding partner of Sacks, Ricketts & Case, LLP, where she concentrates her practice on franchise, consumer, and employment class action defense, including in the food and technology industries. In her 30 years of practice, Lu has handled more than 200 consumer and employment class actions.
Prior to founding Sacks, Ricketts & Case, LLP, Lu was the most senior woman partner in the San Francisco office of DLA Piper LLP (US). Lu previously served as co-chair of DLA’s Class Action practice, chair of DLA’s California Litigation practice from 2005 to 2009, and served as vice chair of the Insurance Industry Committee of the ABA Section of Antitrust Law for 2005 and 2006. Currently, she is a member of the San Francisco Bar Association’s Cy Pres Committee. Lu has been named a Northern California Super Lawyer every year since 2005, included in the list of The Best Lawyers in America from 2007 to 2009 and again from 2012 to 2016, was named a 2015 and 2016 AV Preeminent Attorney by Martindale-Hubbell, and is a Martindale-Hubbell Top Rated Lawyer in the categories of San Francisco Women (March 2015) and Litigation (February 2015).
About Sacks, Ricketts & Case, LLP
Sacks, Ricketts & Case, LLP (“SRC”) is a California and Arizona-based law firm specializing in the areas of class action defense, employment counseling, and complex commercial litigation. SRC attorneys have a collective total of 52 years of “big-law” experience and was ranked as a Tier 2 firm in 2015 by US News & World Report’s List of Best Law Firms.
Class action litigation is a rapidly evolving area of the law that continuously frustrates businesses worldwide with its ever complex landscape. Numerous lawsuits, nationwide class certification, marketing reliance, actual injury, and remedial actions have greatly affected the backdrop of class action litigation. Such activities enable individual plaintiffs to fight jointly against larger, wealthier enterprises that will then impose larger financial burdens and litigation costs on the defendant corporations.
In a two-hour LIVE Webcast, The Knowledge Group has assembled a panel of key thought leaders and experts who will help you understand the Ins and Outs of Class Action Litigation in 2016. They will also present their findings and best practices in a class action settlement. Going beyond the basic mechanics, our experts will present their thoughts and opinions on how to identify and mitigate potential pitfalls and risks.
• Class Action Litigation – An Overview
• Recent Supreme Court Decisions
• Developments in Class Action Settlements
• Big Developments in Privacy Class Actions in 2015
• Trends to Look for in 2016
About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/