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LexisNexis' Brian Ingram Speaking at Conference on Cost-Driven Litigation Strategies
Posted on 5 Oct 2012 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LexisNexis litigation technology and e-discovery expert Brian Ingram will join a prestigious faculty of judges, in-house counsel, law firm partners and other experts at an important conference on problems presented by expensive mega litigation. Focusing... Read More

Feinberg Rozen Partner Speaking At HB Oil Law Conference
Posted on 29 Oct 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

MIAMI - Michael K. Rozen of Feinberg Rozen - the team assigned to oversee the administration of the BP oil spill compensation fund - has joined the faculty of the conference titled "Oil in the Gulf: Litigation & Insurance Coverage" taking... Read More

The Lanier Law Firm Highlights National Asbestos Litigation Conference
Posted on 27 Sep 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

HOUSTON - Noted trial attorney Mark Lanier , founder of The Lanier Law Firm , is presenting the keynote address on the first day of the 14th Annual National Asbestos Litigation Conference set for Oct 3-4 in Amelia Island, Fla. The conference, which... Read More

'Oil In The Gulf: Litigation & Insurance Coverage' Title Of Upcoming Seminars, HB Announces
Posted on 7 May 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

BERWYN, Pa. — Legal and insurance conference provider HB Litigation Conferences is holding both a conference and teleconference to educate attorneys and insurers on the liabilities and risks associated with the Deepwater Horizon oil spill... Read More

Oil Dispersants In The Gulf: A 'Scientific Experiment?'
Posted on 24 Jun 2010 by Gregg Lawson

ATLANTA - The use of dispersants on oil leaking from the sunken Deepwater Horizon rig could create a toxic stew of byproducts, and past oil spills are of little help in predicting what damage could be done to the Gulf of Mexico, speakers said today at... Read More

JPMDL Hearing Set For Arguments On Where To Send Oil Spill Cases
Posted on 24 Jun 2010 by Gregg Lawson

ATLANTA - The Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPMDL) will hold a hearing July 28 in Boise, Idaho, to hear arguments on where to transfer the more than 140 cases related to the BP Gulf oil spill that have been filed in federal and state courts... Read More

Administrator: $20B BP Escrow Fund To Cover Most Oil Spill Claims, Could Grow Larger
Posted on 24 Jun 2010 by Gregg Lawson

ATLANTA - The $20 billion BP escrow fund to compensate victims of the Gulf oil spill will cover all claims against the company except for environmental cleanup and could eventually grow much larger, Michael K. Rozen of Feinberg Rozen said today at HB... Read More

Gulf Oil Spill Liability: Only Question Is How Much BP Will Pay
Posted on 24 Jun 2010 by Gregg Lawson

ATLANTA - The question is not if BP will pay for the Gulf oil spill, but how much, a defense attorney said Thursday at HB Litigation Conferences ' Oil in the Gulf: Litigation & Insurance Coverage Conference here. Asked to give the defense perspective... Read More

LexisNexis Technology Expert Joins Faculty of Judges and In-House Counsel at Program on Mega Litigation
Posted on 27 Sep 2012 by HB Litigation Conferences

Major challenges facing courts, companies, claimants and counsel by complex mega litigation can result in disputes dragging on for years without a resolution that satisfies anyone, while in the meantime causing an incalculable distraction, frustration... Read More

Parties Debate Consolidation Of ERISA/Securities Actions Against BP
Posted on 9 Sep 2010 by HB Litigation Conferences

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Several plaintiffs in ERISA class actions pending against BP have told the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation that consolidation with securities claims and transfer of their cases to the Southern District of Texas is inappropriate... Read More

Oil Spill MDL Judge Expected To Move Quickly
Posted on 4 Nov 2010 by Gregg Lawson

MIAMI BEACH - The judge overseeing the BP oil spill litigation MDL is expected to move the massive litigation along quickly, a plaintiff attorney reported Nov. 4. Scott Sumy of Baron & Budd in Dallas made his remarks at HB Litigation Conferences'... Read More

Attorneys Gather Today For Gulf Oil Spill Litigation And Insurance Coverage Conference
Posted on 24 Jun 2010 by Gregg Lawson

ATLANTA - More than 200 attorneys, in-house counsel and insurance professionals are gathered today at The Ritz-Carlton here for the first day of HB Litigation Conferences ' Oil in the Gulf: Litigation & Insurance Coverage Conference . Chairs... Read More

HB Announces 4 High-Level Insurance Law Programs, Free for In-House Counsel
Posted on 15 Feb 2012 by HB Litigation Conferences

BERWYN , Pa. - In-house counsel at insurance carriers and policyholder companies are invited to attend four programs in New York City on some of the most urgent topics they face today, HB CEO Tom Hagy has announced. While open to attorneys and others... Read More