Evan Nadel, a Member of the Litigation Section of Mintz, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. , is speaking at the Bridgeport Class Action and Litigation Conference. The conference takes place August 22-23 in San Francisco.
Mr. Nadel will be opening the conference, providing a procedural and substantive update on recent and dramatic developments in class action law and litigation.
This program, which is geared for the advanced practitioner, will cover the latest developments in the law of federal and California class actions as well as procedural advice from leaders in the field. This timely conference will include a discussion of the development of AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion, Dukes vs. Wal-Mart, Mazza v. American Honda, Comcast v. Behrend, and changes to approaches to Rule 23 and other emerging topics, including the unique use of experts for class certification.
Mr. Nadel’s practice is focused on technology-related litigation and class actions involving intellectual property, commercial contract disputes, along with insurance, trade secret, unfair competition, and other Internet-related litigation. He has spent more than a decade defending putative class actions in California and elsewhere, including consumer products, false advertising, and other product liability claims. The majority of these lawsuits involved claims under California’s Unfair Competition Law, California’s False Advertising Act, and California’s Consumer Legal Remedies Act. Mr. Nadel also has extensive experience in insurance coverage and contribution actions.