With more than 70 percent of the federal civil caseload residing in MDLs, it is important that companies and their counsel keep apprised of the recent trends coming out of MDL courts.

Speakers: Eric L. Alexander Jamie L. Lanphear

Event Type: CLE / CPD, Webinar

Start Date/Time:
10 November 2022, 3:00 PM ET
End Date/Time:
10 November 2022, 4:00 PM ET
Event Materials:
MDL Trends

In this session, the presenters will review the most recent developments in this area, including the use (and non-use) of Lone Pine Orders, waves and remands, common rulings, secondary defendants, the impact of a co-defendant’s bankruptcy, and the use of census registries.

This is Part 6 of a six-part series. Part 1, The Ebb and Flow of the Law – A Year of Drug, Medical Device, and Vaccine-Related Preemption Developments is taking place on November 7, 2022, Part 2, Ethics and E-Discovery: Lessons Learned from the Alex Jones Case and Others is taking place on November 8, 2022, Part 3, Current Trends in Today’s Pharma and Device Litigation is taking place on November 9, 2022, and Part 4, Healthcare Fraud and Abuse in a Digital World is taking place on November 9, 2022, and Part 5, Warning Causation: Taxonomy and Tactics is taking place on November 10, 2022.

CLE Information: This webinar is presumptively approved for 1.0 CLE credit in California, Connecticut, Illinois, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Texas and West Virginia. Applications for CLE credit will be filed in Delaware, Florida, Ohio, and Virginia. Attendees who are licensed in other jurisdictions will receive a uniform certificate of attendance but Reed Smith only provides credit for the states listed. Please allow 4-6 weeks after the program to receive a certificate of attendance.