Consumer Privacy Class-Action Lawsuits - The New Landscape
Original broadcast date: June 23, 2011
The recent Supreme Court decision from AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion held that arbitration clauses in consumer contracts are enforceable as waivers of rights to bring class actions. What does this mean for privacy related consumer class-action claims? What are the pros and cons of arbitrating consumer disputes from both the business and consumer standpoints? Join our panel of legal experts from both sides of the courtroom as we discuss this important, precedent-setting decision and what it means for your organization.
Jim Halpert, Partner, DLA Piper LLP
Scott Kamber, Managing Partner, KamberLaw LLP
Luanne Sacks, Partner, DLA Piper LLP