Utilizing Statistical Sampling to Prove Causation in Class Action Litigation: Practical Tips and Strategies Explored

Broadcast Date: Wednesday, December 04, 2019 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
Corporate Meeting
Adam Wolfson
Samantha Iyengar
Benjamin Wilner


About Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP

Quinn Emanuel is a 800+ lawyer business litigation firm—the largest in the world devoted solely to business litigation and arbitration with 23 global office locations.  Firm lawyers have tried over 2,300 cases, winning 88% of them.  When representing defendants, Quinn Emanuel’s trial experience gets better settlements or defense verdicts.  When representing plaintiffs, Quinn Emanuel lawyers have won over $70 billion in judgments and settlements.  Quinn Emanuel has also obtained five 9-figure jury verdicts, forty-three 9-figure settlements, and nineteen 10-figure settlements.  FTI Consulting named Quinn Emanuel the biggest litigation firm in the world.  The American Lawyer named Quinn Emanuel the top IP litigation firm in the U.S. and the firm as one of the top six commercial litigation firms in the country.  We were voted five times as one of the four “most feared” firms by General Counsels at Fortune 500 companies — the lawyers they “least like to see” on the other side.  The UK legal periodical, The Lawyer named us “International Firm of the Year.”  Law360 selected us as Antitrust, Appellate, Banking, Class Action, Insurance, Product Liability, IP, White Collar, and Trials “Practice Groups of the Year.”  Managing IP twice recognized us as having the “Best ITC Litigation Practice” and honored us with the “Patent Contentious West” award.  Legal Business has named us “US Law Firm of the Year” three times, and our German offices have been named both IP Litigation and Patent Litigation Firm of the Year by JUVE, Germany’s most prestigious legal publication.  Global Investigations Review, a leading legal periodical covering global white collar investigations, named us the “Most Impressive Investigations Practice of the Year.”  Global Arbitration Review named us the 11th best arbitration practice in the world. Further information is available at www.quinnemanuel.com.

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About NERA Economic Consulting

NERA Economic Consulting (www.nera.com) is a global firm of experts dedicated to applying economic, finance, and quantitative principles to complex business and legal challenges. For over half a century, NERA's economists have been creating strategies, studies, reports, expert testimony, and policy recommendations for government authorities and the world’s leading law firms and corporations. We bring academic rigor, objectivity, and real world industry experience to bear on issues arising from competition, regulation, public policy, strategy, finance, and litigation.

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About Alvarez & Marsal Holdings, LLC

Alvarez & Marsal is a leading global professional services firm that provides advisory, business performance improvement, turnaround management and expert witness services. With over 4,000 professionals across four continents, we deliver tangible results for law firms, corporates, boards, private equity firms and government agencies facing complex challenges. Comprised of experienced operators, world-class consultants, former regulators and industry authorities, A&M leverages its restructuring heritage to turn change into a strategic business asset, manage risk and unlock value at every stage of growth.

A&M professionals draw on their expertise in litigation consulting, business investigations, forensic technology and expert testimony to provide clients with the solutions they seek to achieve their goals. Our team is comprised of a diverse group of seasoned experts in major markets and financial centers throughout the world. Our experience provides us with a unique ability to articulate complex findings in a clear and meaningful manner. Our team is experienced in working with outside counsel, boards of directors, audit and special committees, fiduciaries (examiners, monitors, trustees, etc.) and with the management team of public and privately-held companies.

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