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Jeanne Finegan, APR, President and Chief Media Officer, HF Media, LLC to Speak at The KG’s Event

New York, NY, September 09, 2016 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Jeanne Finegan, APR, President and Chief Media Officer, HF Media, LLC will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Class Action Settlements: Hot Topics in 2016 and Beyond Live Webcast.” This event is scheduled for October 27, 2016 from 3:00pm – 5:00pm (ET).

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About Jeanne Finegan, APR
Jeanne Finegan, APR is President and Chief Media Officer of HF Media, LLC, a division of Heffler Claims Group LLC. She is a distinguished legal notice and communications expert who has lectured, published and been cited extensively on various aspects of legal noticing, product recall and crisis communications. Additionally, she has served the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) as an expert to determine ways in which the Commission can increase the effectiveness of its product recall campaigns. Further, she has planned and implemented government enforcement notice programs for the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

She was an early pioneer of plain language, and the first notice expert to integrate social and mobile media into court approved legal notice programs.

About HF Media, LLC
HF Media LLC, Heffler’s in-house media company, is comprised of a nationally recognized team with more than 50 years of combined media and communications experience. HF Media’s team has developed hundreds of court approved legal notice programs and uses the top research, measurement and evaluation currency in the advertising industry; providing industry-accepted and legally defensible methods for demographics, targeting, and overall measurement. Led by Jeanne Finegan, APR, HF Media consults with clients to provide notice strategy and evaluate media options to determine the most impactful and cost-effective means of reaching potential claimants.

Event Synopsis:
Class action settlements can be an effective way to manage the uncertainties and inconveniences of aggregate litigation by giving both sides the peace and predictability they desire. But settling class actions requires careful observance of certain procedures and best practices in order to obtain a settlement that will withstand scrutiny from judges and Attorneys General and survive challenges from objectors.

In this two-hour live Webcast, a panel of distinguished professionals and thought leaders brought together by The Knowledge Group will explain the fundamental aspects of class action settlements. They will provide an in-depth discussion of the hot issues in this area and will also offer best practices in effectively and successfully settling class actions.

Key topics include:

Class Action Settlements: Overview
Notable Recent Class Action Settlements
Class Action Settlement Trends
Significant Issues that May Arise
Best Practices

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