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Festivus for the Rest of Us – The ABA’s 12th Annual National Institute on Class Actions

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Nothing like New York in November. Clear crisp skies, pigeons moving out of the way as you jog through central part, and meeting your friends for coffee at Monk’s while beginning to plan Festivus. What makes this November even better? Well the American Bar Association’s 12th annual National Institute on Class Actions of course. According to our friends […]

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Since You Can’t Go to Chicago in October to Watch the Cubs, You Ought to Just Go to Learn More About Automotive Product Liability.

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Let’s face it!  The Cubs will not go to the World Series again. I know this isn’t a sports blog, but we’re just sick and tired of the same old Cubs, year in and year out. Goats, Bartman, Old Style? When will it end? There’s always next year (been saying that since 1909)!! But we digress, the […]

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How Not to Show Me the Money – Wage and Hour Litigation in San Francisco, California.

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We’re going back to Cali – no, not with L.L. Cool J, but if you are lucky you can meet your favorite CAFA Law Blogger who’ll be in town to cover this awesome American Conference Institute conference. No, it’s not Anthony Rollo (although he is presenting at the Positioning Class Action Conference, click here for details). It […]

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What is Your Favorite Position? CAFALAW Blog and Inquiring Minds Want to Know!

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If you were getting ready to pull out your copy of the Kama Sutra, shame on you. Geez. This is a family program. We were talking about your position on class actions.  You can learn about positioning the class action for early success at American Conference Institute’s upcoming seminar entitled, “Positioning the Class Action for Early Success.” […]

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Happy Birthday to CAFA Law Blog!

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The CAFA Law Blog is 3 years old today!  While at times we may act like we are 3 years old, we really feel like we are a 15 year old full of raging hormones. For 3 years we have enjoyed being the BEST source in the world for information, cases, and insights on the Class […]

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CAFA Wet T Shirt Contest

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Shame on you!  You thought there would be a picture of a wet T Shirt, didn’t you?  Sorry!  If you came here in the hope of seeing a picture of a wet T Shirt, you are going to have to click here. So, why did we mention a wet T Shirt?  Because if we publish […]

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One-Day Junk Science Summit

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Do you ever lie awake at night wondering – How do I work this? And you may ask yourself Where is that large automobile? And you may tell yourself This is not my beautiful house! And you may tell yourself This is not my beautiful wife! And you may ask yourself…well how did I get […]

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FREE SAMPLES OF DRUGS!!!!

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American Conference Institute’s Drug and Device Preemption Summit, July 14-15, 2008, The Union League, Philadelphia, Pa Made you look! Unfortunately, there will be no free samples of drugs. After all, this is not a medical conference.  You will obtain plenty of information regarding the preemption defense to product liability claims. Learn the tricks of the trade to argue […]

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So This Lawyer and Engineer Were Fishing…

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A lawyer and an engineer were fishing in the Caribbean. The lawyer said, “I’m here because my house burned down, and everything I owned was destroyed by the fire. The insurance company paid for everything.” “That’s quite a coincidence,” said the engineer. “I’m here because my house and all my belongings were destroyed by a […]

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Reminder: American Conference Institute’s Pollution Liability Insurance Seminar: Underwriting and Claims Strategies for Managing Risk and Minimizing Liability

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April 15 & 16, 2008, Flatotel (And yes, I spelled that right) New York, New York Alright everybody, join hands, let’s sing together. You too Mr. Gore: Have I been sleeping? I’ve been so still Afraid of crumbling Have I been careless? Dismissing all the distant rumblings Take me where I am supposed to be To comprehend the […]

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American Conference Institute’s Pollution Liability Insurance Seminar: Underwriting and Claims Strategies for Managing Risk and Minimizing Liability

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April 15 & 16, 2008, Flatotel (And yes, I spelled that right) New York, New York Alright everybody, join hands, let’s sing together. You too Mr. Gore: Have I been sleeping? I’ve been so still Afraid of crumbling Have I been careless? Dismissing all the distant rumblings Take me where I am supposed to be To comprehend the […]

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Is the MDL Replacing Class Actions as the Favored Procedure? Find Out at the Tulane Symposium on Multidistrict Litigation in The Big Easy

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The Tulane Law Review is hosting the first national conference devoted to MDL.  It will be February 15-16, 2008, at Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana.  You can go down a day early and celebrate Valentine’s Day on Bourbon Street. There have been big developments in the consolidation of similar multidistrict cases since the federal […]

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Cure for Overspending This Holiday Season?

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As loyal CAFA law bloggers we know you are out there spending, spending, spending this holiday season on the latest gadgets like the Nintendo Wii, Ipod nanos, and special something for the better half. After all, there is no better way to stave off a recession than spending our way out of one. No doubt you’re […]

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Moore’s Rules of Federal Practice Teleconference: Recent Developments in Class Actions and the Impact of the Class Action Fairness Act

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You can’t consider a teleconference for CLE without thinking of any number of “Telephone” songs.  So, for your listening pleasure, we remind you of ELO’s 1976 Hit “Telephone Line” from it’s a New World Record album. Oh Oh Telephone line, give me some time, I’m living in twilight Oh Oh Telephone line, give me some […]

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