Class Action for Attorneys: Hot Topics in 2012

Broadcast Date: Monday, September 24, 2012 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
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About Morrison & Foerster LLP

We are Morrison & Foerster—a global firm of exceptional credentials in many areas. Our clients include some of the largest financial institutions, investment banks, Fortune 100, technology and life science companies. We’ve been included on The American Lawyer’s A-List for nine straight years, and Fortune named us one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For.” Our lawyers are committed to achieving innovative and business-minded results for our clients, while preserving the differences that make us stronger. This is MoFo. Visit us at


About DLA Piper

DLA Piper has 4,200 lawyers in offices throughout Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East and the Americas. We were built to serve clients wherever in the world they do business – quickly, efficiently and with genuine knowledge of both local and international considerations. We represent more clients in a broader range of geographies and practice disciplines than any other law firm in the world. Our client commitment is also our brand – everything matters when it comes to the way we serve and interact with our clients.


About Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

Katten is a full-service law firm with more than 600 attorneys in locations across the United States and in London and Shanghai. Clients seeking sophisticated, high-value legal services turn to us for counsel locally, nationally and internationally. Our core areas of practice are corporate, financial services, insolvency and restructuring, litigation, real estate, environmental, commercial finance, intellectual property and trusts and estates. We represent public and private companies in numerous industries, including a third of the Fortune 100, as well as a number of government and nonprofit organizations and individuals.


About Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP

Established in 1979, Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP is a national, full-service law firm with more than 800 attorneys and 24 offices, in 11 states from coast-to-coast. In 2012, Lewis Brisbois was ranked #1 in thenation by American Lawyer Media in its Diversity Scorecard. We are ranked #1 in the State of California for diversity in a recent survey published by California Lawyer magazine. Lewis Brisbois has consistently ranked in the top 50 of these diversity surveys since 2005.


About McDermott Will & Emery LLP

McDermott Will & Emery is a premier international law firm with a diversified business practice. Numbering more than 1,000 lawyers, McDermott has over 75 years of serving a broad range of client interests.Established in 1934 as a tax practice in Chicago, Illinois, McDermott has grown its core practices and offices around the globe. The expansion of McDermott’s international platform has supported numerous cross-border transactions and litigation matters, while providing the experience necessary to offer corporate and commercial, international and domestic tax, labor and benefits, competition, intellectual property and regulatory counsel to clients across all industries. In the years to come, McDermott will continue to expand geographically and enhance its existing practices and industry – focused strengths. McDermott is committed to building from these strengths in order to best serve its clients and communities.