Trends in Class Action Litigation

Practical Law

Partner Jon Cooperman and associate Jaclyn Metzinger authored the Practical Law article Trends in Class Action Litigation.” The article discusses the current legal landscape (which industries are most susceptible to class actions) and key considerations for counsel litigating class actions. Topics include courts implementation of class certification standards in light of the Dukes and Comcast decisions, lower courts examination of settlement agreements, and the current trends to use class arbitration in class actions.