New York, NY, May 17, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Paul E Wojcicki, Shareholder with Segal McCambridge, will speak at The Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Effective Strategies and Best Practices in Managing Product Recalls.” This event is scheduled for Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm (ET).
For further details, please visit: https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/managing-product-recalls/
About Paul E Wojcicki
PAUL E. WOJCICKI, a Shareholder with Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney, Ltd. (www.smsm.com), has been defending companies in complex state and federal litigation for more than 25 years. Based in Chicago, Mr. Wojcicki focuses his national trial and appellate practice on product liability claims, class actions, and commercial disputes for clients in the automotive, medical device and electronics industries.
Mr. Wojcicki also works with companies in connection with product warranty and service contract program improvement, litigation and regulation. He serves on the board of directors of the Global Warranty and Service Contract Association (www.gwsca.org) and chairs his firm’s Warranty Practice Group. Mr. Wojcicki manages and writes for www.DrivingValue.com, a blog focused on client counseling and litigation in the areas of warranty and service contracts. In addition to being AV-rated, he has been recognized annually as an Illinois Super Lawyer (2005-2017) and Leading Lawyer (2012-2017).
About Segal McCambridge
For more than three decades, Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney, Ltd. has built a reputation as a national law firm of accomplished trial attorneys. Segal McCambridge routinely counsels and defends clients, including Fortune 500 companies, corporations and individuals, in complex litigation matters across the United States. Their attorneys are skilled at guiding clients in matters including, but not limited to asbestos, class action, construction, employment, environmental, insurance coverage and bad faith, life sciences, product liability, professional liability, technology and cyber risk, transportation and warranty. Since their founding in 1986, they have grown to more than 140 attorneys and eight offices in Austin, Chicago, Detroit, Houston, Jersey City, New York City, Philadelphia and St. Louis. Learn more at www.smsm.com.
The previous year saw another surge of product recalls in a wide-range of consumer markets, including food, pharmaceutical, electronic devices and automobiles. Moving further into 2018, several emerging trends and regulatory initiatives are expected to change the product recall landscape. In addition, companies operating globally are faced with another layer of complexity brought by differing regulations from country to country.
Product recalls involve huge cost component, particularly in logistics and material costing, and can result to legal and regulatory risks as well as adverse publicity and reputational damage. To effectively execute product recalls and avoid associated risks, it is critical for companies to develop strategies that incorporate timely decision-making, expert guidance and advanced preparation to whatever trends and developments emerge.
In this live webcast, a panel of distinguished professionals and thought leaders brought together by The Knowledge Group will help companies understand the emerging trends and regulatory developments related to product recalls. Speakers will also offer strategies and best practices in executing and managing a product recall to avoid unwanted risks and pitfalls.
Key topics include:
• Overview of a Product Recall
• 2018 Emerging Recall Trends
• Latest Regulatory Initiatives
• Implications of Recent Recalls
• Common Risks and Pitfalls
• Managing Global Product Recalls
• Best Practices for an Effective and Efficient Recall
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: http://theknowledgegroup.org/