Aspatore legal title Recent Trends in Class Action Lawsuits provides insights on the challenges surrounding discovery, class action certification, and recent decisions. The laws addressing class actions are continuously changing. Much of this change is due to the latest developments coming out of the Supreme Court, but others are based more heavily on the process of certifying class actions.
Burdened by the new rules and standards for plaintiffs and defendants alike, it's hard for clients to determine how to navigate the litigation or settlement process, depending on which route is best for their case. But with Recent Trends in Class Action Lawsuits, you can help them make that decision. Experienced partners from across the country outline the impact of arbitration agreements and, stressing the importance of discovery, offer you hard-earned tips you won't find anywhere else. You'll also find advice on determining class size, avoiding class actions, and analyzing how recent decisions, such as Dukes, Comcast, and Halliburton II, will transform the future of these lawsuits. Additionally, this book outlines the fundamentals of certification and discusses ways to help clients avoid exposure to actions. With this book, you will be up to date regarding ongoing developments in the field, and ultimately will be better able to help your clients.