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Firm Director Nathan A. Cook to present at Practising Law Institute seminar, June 4, in NYC

PLI New York Center
1177 Avenue of the Americas
New York, New York 10036
Thursday, June 4

Delaware Law Developments 2015: What All Business Lawyers Need to Know
Delaware law continues to play a critical role in U.S. corporate and securities law, particularly in today’s challenging and changing business environment. This unique annual program focuses on the important Delaware corporate law developments over the past year and the practical impact on your corporate or legal practice. The very top Delaware corporate law experts from the Delaware judiciary, leading law firms and corporations, and academia, will examine the latest case law and practical trends and share their real-world experiences, insights and advice on the issues of greatest concern to the corporate/securities legal community.

Firm director Nathan A. Cook joins the 11:00 a.m. panel presentation on Section 220 Litigation;
Scope: When does Court allow inspection beyond board materials?
Purpose: Caremark claims—what is required?
Privileges: Wal-Mart decision

For the full seminar schedule Click Here

Firm Director Adam J. Levitt to Chair and Firm Directors Robert G. Eisler and Nathan A. Cook to Speak at Nationwide Perrin Class Action Litigation Conference, May 6–7, in Chicago

May 6-7, 2015

Omni Chicago Hotel
Chicago, Illinois

Conference Events Featuring G&E Directors:

Wednesday, May 6, 2015
8:30 AM – Opening remarks by event co-chairs, G&E director Adam Levitt and Todd Jacobs
8:45 AM – Adam Levitt will moderate a roundtable on current trends in consumer protection litigation
10:45 AM – G&E director Robert Eisler will participate in a roundtable on antitrust litigation
1:00 PM – Adam Levitt, along with Todd Jacobs, will moderate a panel of federal judges in a discussion of “Judicial Perspectives on the Management of Class Action Cases”

Thursday, May 7, 2015
9:00 AM – G&E director Nathan Cook will speak on a securities litigation panel, focusing on Halliburton, corporate by-law revisions, and “loser pays” issues

For full conference agenda Click Here

Firm Director Beth Graham to Co-chair, and Present at HarrisMartin’s MDL Conference: Xarelto & Power Morcellators, on December 3

HarrisMartin’s MDL Conference: Xarelto & Power Morcellators
Belmond Charleston Place Hotel
205 Meeting Street
Charleston, SC 29401
Wednesday, December 3, 2014

This year’s conference will cover updates to some of the most publicized drug and device litigation, the science behind drugs such as Xarelto and certain power morcellators, and a review of the liability and jurisdictional issues relating to the drugs and case filings.

4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Conference co-chair G&E’s Beth Graham joins other distinguished panelists in a presentation entitled “Power Morcellator: Filing, Jurisdiction, Case Criteria.”

Click here for the Agenda or to Register for the event.

Firm director Geoffrey Jarvis is guest panelist for The American Law Institute webcast on “Securities Litigation: Maximizing Recoveries and Minimizing Risks for Institutional Investors”

AUDIO WEBCAST – Friday, October 10, 2014
12:00 pm–1:30 pm EST

Recent developments have presented institutional investors with new opportunities to recover their losses arising from securities fraud. A new decision allows institutions to sue in United States courts for non-domestic transactions. Foreign securities cases are beginning to present realistic alternatives to US litigation. Institutions can enhance their recoveries in class action settlements by adjusting to what has become an adversarial system… Director Geoff Jarvis joins other distinguished panelists for a lively discussion of these recent developments.

For more information Click Here.

Firm Director Adam Levitt to present at 360 Advocacy Conference, March 25

“Damages: Go Big or Go Home”
March 23-25
Wynn Las Vegas

Tuesday, March 25
9:00 a.m. to 12 noon
“Make No Small Plans: Damage Modeling in the Mega Case
Grant & Eisenhofer director Adam Levitt, head of the Firm’s Consumer Practice Group, joins fellow presenters Mark DiCello and Russell Lamb to discuss the effective use of damage modeling in large-scale direct action, mass tort, and class action cases.

For information, or to register for the conference Click Here