Successful Strategies for Winning and Avoiding Privacy Class-action Lawsuits

Original Broadcast Date: April 17, 2013

To an increasing degree, companies that advertise online are being subjected to putative class-action lawsuits. If this happens to your organization, should you attempt to settle or take the case to court? What examples of recent cases are illustrative, and what were the judgments? What are the best practices your organization can use to avoid class-action litigation? For answers to these questions and others, join our expert panelists as they discuss:
 
•         The types of claims asserted
•         Factors that influence the decision to settle or challenge
•         Ways to limit a company's exposure
•         The in-house perspective on how to manage class action suits once they occur
 
You’ll receive extensive written materials on the cases and trends explored in this insightful discussion.
 
Panelists:
Ian Ballon, CIPP/US, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig LLP
Drew Bordages, Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Specific Media and Myspace, Inc.
Rob Herrington, Co-Chair, National Products Liability and Mass Torts Practice, Greenberg Traurig LLP
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