Litigation of commercial class actions has dramatically increased in recent years and much of it occurs in the Federal Court. Join us on February 23, 2016 to learn about significant recent developments at the Circuit Court and Supreme Court levels affecting how classes are brought, litigated, certified and fairly settled.

Panelists include Seventh Circuit Judge David F. Hamilton, District Judge John Z. Lee and numerous leading private practitioners. Cocktail reception to follow.

When: Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Program: 1:15-4:45 pm
Cocktails and Hors d’oeuvres: 4:45-6:30 pm

Where: Seyfarth Shaw LLP
131 South Dearborn Street, 24th Floor
Chicago, Illinois


Hon. David F. Hamilton
United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

Hon. John Z. Lee
United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

Jordan P. Vick, Moderator
Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Daniel M. Blouin, Moderator
Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Cathleen M. Combs
Edelman, Combs, Latturner & Goodwin, LLC

Melissa A. Holyoak
Senior Attorney
Center for Class Action Fairness

Timothy A. Hudson
Tabet, Divito & Rothstein

Eve-Lynn Rapp

Scott R. Rauscher
Loevy & Loevy



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