Speaker

Scott M. Pearson 

Program

Mr. Pearson will serve as a panelist for the session “Spotlight on Class Actions: New Trends in Certification Motions, Commonality, Predominance, Ascertainability and Adequacy; the Latest on Early Resolution and Settlement Strategy; and Recent CAFA and Removal Developments.”

The session will focus on the following topics: 

  • Heightened standards of commonality and predominance
  • Class definition and ascertainability; superiority/adequacy
  • CAFA developments
  • Removability
  • Current trends in issue certification
  • Rule 23
  • Use of experts
  • Recent settlement trends and strategies
  • Settlements for preliminary and final approval
  • Class Notice Issues
  • Release scope
  • Attorney’s fees

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Related Practices

Consumer Class Action Litigation
Consumer Financial Services
Litigation
Mortgage Banking