New York, NY, March 05, 2019 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Paul Zurek, Principal, Cornerstone Research will speak at a webcast entitled: “Effective Use of Statistical Evidence in Class Action Litigation: Practical Guide in 2019 Live Webcast.” This webcast is scheduled on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm (ET).
Statistical evidence has been widely used in the complex landscape of class action litigation. With the increasing class action disputes in recent years, the use of statistical evidence to prove liability has been an integral part when determining class certification. However, practitioners must still be careful of the risk issues that may arise concerning the use of statistical evidence. Thus, it is important for counsel to have enough knowledge of how to use statistical evidence effectively and efficiently to increase the chances of winning a class action lawsuit.
In this live Webcast, a panel of key thought leaders and professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group will provide the audience with an in-depth analysis of the effective use of statistical evidence in class action litigation. Speakers will also discuss notable court decisions and best litigation practices in leveraging statistical evidence.
Key topics include:
- Statistical Evidence Framework: An Overview
- Choosing an Appropriate Statistical Method
- Utilizing Statistical Method in Class Action Litigation
- Legal Considerations
- Notable Cases and Court Rulings
- Best Litigation Strategies
- Risk Issues and Challenges
About Paul Zurek
Paul Zurek specializes in matters related to markets, securities litigation, risk management, valuation, and complex data analysis. He has submitted expert reports and declarations and testified in arbitration and regulatory investigations. In addition to serving as an expert, Dr. Zurek leads large teams in government and regulatory inquiries, civil litigation, and international arbitration. He has supported academic and industry experts at all stages of litigation, including trial.
Dr. Zurek’s econometric and financial expertise spans a range of industries, including investment management and financial institutions, technology, telecommunications, and transportation.
About Cornerstone Research
Cornerstone Research provides economic and financial consulting and expert testimony in all phases of complex disputes and regulatory investigations. The firm has 700 staff and offices in Boston, Chicago, London, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, and Washington, DC.
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress is a series of live webcasts produced by The Knowledge Group, LLC, which examine trends, regulatory, and technology changes across a variety of industries. Its mission is to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webcasts 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.