New York, NY, May 21, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Patrick J. Quallich, Partner with Wegman, Hessler, and Vanderburg, 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 Patrick J. Quallich
Mr. Quallich is a highly accomplished litigator with nearly 20 years of professional experience in successfully handling complex litigation in state and federal courts throughout the United States. He has tried numerous cases and handled litigation involving a diverse range of issues including product liability, professional negligence, commercial litigation, medical negligence, catastrophic personal injury, as well as all forms of business disputes.
Mr. Quallich advises businesses in effectively interfacing with the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission regarding regulatory and statutory compliance, recalls, and corrective actions. He counsels manufacturers and businesses on products liability related risk management and litigation avoidance strategies.
Mr. Quallich has served as national and regional counsel to numerous companies, including serving as part of a national counsel team representing a leading international manufacturing corporation throughout the United States.
Mr. Quallich has extensive experience in the successful coordination and management of complex litigation, having litigated claims/lawsuits in approximately 40 states.
About Wegman, Hessler, and Vanderburg
Wegman, Hessler & Vanderburg has been meeting the legal needs of individuals, organizations and businesses since 1968 in many practice areas including product liability, regulatory compliance, and litigation. Our attorneys have successfully tried cases to verdict throughout the country, including some that have drawn national media coverage. We are committed to excellence and have received the highest rating for all categories of legal performance by The Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory.
Our Product Liability Practice Group has been representing manufacturers, distributors and retailers for 50 years. We have served as national coordinating counsel for manufacturers and corporations for over 30 years.
In addition to litigating products liability cases, WHV attorneys have appeared before the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission. WHV works with companies in implementing voluntary recalls, assisting companies through the Fast-Track Recall Notice process, and implementing nationwide corrective action programs. WHV’s early intervention and sophisticated experience has resulted in significantly reducing the nature, scope and expense of many product recalls.
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/