Joseph Saveri, founder and partner of the Joseph Saveri Law Firm, was a panelist today at the Global Class Actions Symposium 2020 virtual event, sponsored and hosted by International Comparative Legal Guides.
The Global Class Actions Symposium 2020 virtual event brought together an elite group of seasoned U.S. class actions specialists together with European and international practitioners, judges, regulators, academics, in-house lawyers, funders, claims administrators, economists, and other experts to exchange knowledge and experience, while expanding their professional networks.
Joe participated in Panel Discussion 1 (attended by 191 viewers and viewable online): Conditions for Class Certification. The panel was chaired by Michael Dell’Angelo (Managing Shareholder, Berger Montague) and featured co-panelists Gordon Cooney (Partner, Morgan Lewis) and Kimela Shah (Senior Consultant, Oxera Consulting). Topics included:
- The conditions that need to be met to certify a class action.
- The different views expressed in Walter Merricks v. Mastercard.
- What are the consequences of a class action case being already certified in another jurisdiction?
- What should be the threshold plaintiffs meet to achieve certification?
- A 10-minute question and answer session.
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