Dorsey & Whitney is pleased to announce that the firm’s Nineteenth Annual Corporate Counsel Symposium, held November 13, 2008, was an immense success. The Symposium offered a choice of 12 different breakout sessions to the over 700 people in attendance.

One session, Tort Reform: Is the World Flattening?, was hosted by guest James W.A. Ladner (Associate General Counsel, Corporate Division, St. Jude Medical) and Dorsey attorneys George G. Eck, William Stoeri, James K. Langdon, and Michelle S. Grant. The panelists provided four handouts for guests:
• Recent Consumer Fraud Developments
• Overview of Class Action Fairness Act (CAFA)
• Joint and Several Liability Defined
• Overview of Tort Reform: Punitive Damages

These resources are available online. We invite you to download the complete presentation using the the PDF article link above.
At the law firm of Dorsey & Whitney, we make it a priority to keep clients and friends informed about industry and legal developments. If you have any questions regarding tort reform or other legal matters, please don’t hesitate to contact a member of our team.