Effective Use of Statistical Evidence in Employment Class Action Litigation: Practical Guide in 2017

Broadcast Date: Tuesday, January 31, 2017 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
Corporate Meeting
Dubravka Tosic, Ph.D.
Paul F. White, Ph.D.
Brian Kriegler, PhD
Eric A. Savage

SPEAKERS' FIRMS:

About Berkeley Research Group, LLC

Berkeley Research Group is a leading global strategic advisory and expert consulting firm that provides independent advice, data analytics, authoritative studies, expert testimony, investigations, and regulatory and dispute consulting to Fortune 500 corporations, financial institutions, government agencies, major law firms, and regulatory bodies around the world.

Drawing on a strong foundation in data analytics, BRG comprises highly credentialed experts, prominent academics, CPAs, experienced business leaders, former government officials, and seasoned consultants.

BRG experts and consultants combine intellectual rigor with practical, real-world experience and an in-depth understanding of industries and markets. Their expertise spans economics and finance, data analytics and statistics, and public policy in many of the major sectors of our economy, including healthcare, banking, information technology, energy, construction, and real estate.

Named by Forbes as one of America’s Best Management Consulting Firms in 2016, BRG is headquartered in Emeryville, California, with offices across the United States and in Asia, Australia, Canada, Latin America, the Middle East, and the United Kingdom.

Website: https://www.thinkbrg.com/

About Resolution Economics Group, LLC

Resolution Economics provides sophisticated economic, statistical and financial analyses, forensic investigations, forensic technology, dispute advisory, expert testimony, and specialized technology and analytic solutions to leading law firms, Fortune 500 companies, and government agencies.

Founded in 1998, Resolution Economics is a leading provider of litigation consulting services in employment class action matters.  We have provided expert testimony across the nation in class-action, multi-plaintiff and single-plaintiff matters alleging discrimination on the basis of age, race, gender, and national origin/ethnicity, in recruitment and hiring, promotion, pay, termination, and other employment practices. Resolution Economics' Labor and Employment team also regularly consult to clients involved in many types of regulatory settings, such as EEOC, OFCCP, and DOL investigations. Our work has been performed in the context of both litigation and proactive consulting.  In the wage and hour area, Resolution Economics examines exempt status for groups of workers, studies payroll and timekeeping data, analyzes meal and rest period claims and off-the-clock work, as well as donning and doffing and various issues. We also regularly consult on wage and hour issues in compliance settings.

Website: https://www.resecon.com/

About Econ One Research, Inc.

Econ One is an economic research and consulting firm with offices in Los Angeles, Berkeley, Sacramento, Houston, Washington, DC, and India.   Econ One provides microeconomic and statistical consulting services for businesses, for government entities, and in litigation proceedings–particularly those involving antitrust, employment issues, finance, damages analysis, and valuation. 

Website: https://www.econone.com/

About Littler Mendelson P.C.

With more than 1,200 attorneys and 75 offices, Littler is the world's largest law practice exclusively devoted to representing management in employment and labor law matters. Since its founding in 1942, Littler has made commitment to client service a cornerstone of its practice, representing more than 50,000 employers in virtually every industry, on a regional, national, and global basis, across the gamut of labor and employment matters. Littler understands the issues affecting small companies as well as the world’s largest corporations. Clients with operations in different locations rely on Littler’s broad experience and geographic reach to help them deal more consistently with similar issues that arise across multiple jurisdictions. Littler’s local presence, diverse workforce, and cutting-edge technology enable it to provide the highest caliber of legal services and innovative, practical solutions to its clients efficiently, all at highly competitive rates.

Website: https://www.littler.com/

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