G&E attorneys attend and give presentations at conferences and other events across the U.S. and around the globe. Below are some featured events and speaking engagements.

Firm Director Nathan A. Cook Presents at Practising Law Institute Seminar in NYC

Delaware Law Developments 2015: What All Business Lawyers Need to Know
PLI New York Center
1177 Avenue of the Americas
New York, New York 10036
Thursday, June 4, 2015» Read More

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 is Chair, and Firm Directors Robert G. Eisler and Nathan A. Cook Speak at Nationwide Perrin Class Action Litigation Conference in Chicago

Perrin Conferences – Class Action Litigation Conference
Omni Chicago Hotel
Chicago, Illinois
May 6-7, 2015» Read More

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

To view conference agenda Click Here

Firm Director Beth Graham Co-chairs and Presents at HarrisMartin’s MDL Conference: Xarelto & Power Morcellators

HarrisMartin’s MDL Conference: Xarelto & Power Morcellators
Belmond Charleston Place Hotel
205 Meeting Street
Charleston, South Carolina 29401
Wednesday, December 3, 2014» Read More

This year’s conference covers 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 to view the Agenda

Firm Director Geoffrey Jarvis is Guest Panelist for The American Law Institute webcast on “Securities Litigation: Maximizing Recoveries and Minimizing Risks for Institutional Investors”

Friday, October 10, 2014
12:00 pm–1:30 pm EST» Read More

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 Speaks at Conference on Complex Consumer Litigation

“Challenges Facing the Food and Beverage Industries in Complex Consumer Litigations”
The Ritz-Carlton Chicago
Tuesday, April 8, 2014» Read More

2:15 p.m.
Adam Levitt, a Grant & Eisenhofer director and head of the Firm’s Consumer Practice Group, joins fellow panelists Jesse David, Ph.D., R. Trent Taylor, Esq., and Charles C. Sipos, Esq., to discuss “The Changing Class Action Landscape – what are the national trends, best practices and developing Claims.”

Firm Director Adam Levitt Presents at 360 Advocacy Conference

“Damages: Go Big or Go Home”
Wynn Las Vegas
March 23-25, 2014» Read More

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.

Grant & Eisenhofer Co-Hosts Conference on Investors’ Remedies for Losses Suffered from Investments In UBS-Offered Puerto Rico Family of Funds

UBS Investors Puerto Rico Conference
San Geronimo B Conference Room, Caribe Hilton
1 San Geronimo Street
San Juan, Puerto Rico
February 27, 2104
3:00–5:00 p.m.» Read More

Grant & Eisenhofer, along with Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann LLP,  Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP, and the Law Offices of Andrés W. López, P.S.C., co-hosted a free, no obligation conference to discuss investors’ remedies for losses suffered from investments in UBS-Offered Puerto Rico Family of Funds.

Firm Director Adam Levitt is Panelist at the Center for Animal Law Fall 2013 Symposium, Chicago

Animals as Food: The Legal Treatment of Animals in Contemporary Agribusiness and Factory Farming
DePaul Center, 1 East Jackson Boulevard
Chicago, Illinois 60604
Tuesday, October 30, 2013» Read More

The legal, moral and ethical issues surrounding animals in contemporary food production and distribution are the focus of the Center for Animal Law’s annual fall symposium.

“Food Labeling: What Labels Actually Mean for Consumers and Animals”
Adam Levitt,
 along with 3 other distinguished panelists, analyze the words on food packages. Cage free, free range, natural, and organic are only some of the hazily-defined terms seen at many grocery stores, and this panel will provide insight into what these words actually mean for consumers and for animals. It will also look at who regulates their usage and sanctions against false advertising. Genetically modified organisms, their benefits, and their effect on human health will also be covered during this segment.

Firm Director Adam Levitt Joins Other Prominent Panelists in a Mass Tort Discussion at the ABA Annual Section of Litigation Conference in Chicago

ABA Section Annual Conference
JW Marriott, Chicago
April 24–26, 2013» Read More

Firm Director Adam J. Levitt joins Magistrate Judge Sidney Schenkier, of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, and Professor Francis McGovern, of Duke University School of Law, in a panel discussion on the topic “Disaster Averted, Mass Tort Resolved — Settling Tort Disaster Cases.”

The ABA Section Annual Conference for litigators brings together lawyers and judges from across the country for the latest in trial advocacy… Click here for conference brochure