Defending Complex Litigation in California: A Practical Review of Recent Developments in California Law

This program has been approved in accordance with the requirements of the Continuing Legal Education Board. CLE Credit will be granted to attorneys.

This seminar will be a practical review of recent developments in California law as they pertain to the defense of complex litigation. Specific topics will include:

-Important recent decisions construing the UCL and the CLRA;

-The impact of the Class Action Fairness Act on matters filed in California state and federal courts;

-The state of the law in the Ninth Circuit on jury trial waivers and consumer arbitration;

-The impact of California law on the financial service and insurance industries; and

-Important information and technology issues in California litigation practice, including the impact of the new Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.