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Michael P. Daly, Partner, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP to Speak at TKG’s event

New York, NY, September 26, 2016 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Michael P. Daly, Partner, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP 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 Michael P. Daly

Michael P. Daly defends class actions and other complex litigation matters, handles appeals in federal and state courts across the country, and counsels clients on maximizing the defensibility of their marketing and enforceability of their contracts. A recognized authority on class action and consumer protection litigation, he often speaks, comments, and writes on recent decisions and developments in the class action arena. He is also a founder of the firm’s TCPA team and the senior editor of its TCPA Blog, which provides important information and insight about the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.

About Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP is a national law firm with more than 600 lawyers in 11 offices that represent clients in a broad spectrum of industries. The firms offer a comprehensive range of traditional practices and significant national practices in class actions, products liability and mass torts, corporate and securities, government relations, healthcare, intellectual property, insurance, investment management, private equity, bankruptcy, real estate, energy, environmental, education and communications.

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

About The Knowledge Group /The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series

The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit:
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