|Class Action Arbitration and the Supreme Court: Implications for the Future of Antitrust and Arbitration Law|
Monday, May 6, 2013 8:30 am-10:00 am
The panelists will discuss the two class action arbitration cases now pending before the United States Supreme Court, American Express Co. v. Italian Colors Restaurant and Oxford Health Plans LLC v. Sutter, the likely outcome of those cases, and the implications for the future of class action arbitration and for litigation of antitrust and other claims in the United States. The panel brings together leading experts on class action arbitration and antitrust law, including plaintiff and defense practitioners and experienced arbitrators.
Speakers: GERALD AKSEN, International Arbitrator; Former Vice Chairman, ICC International Court of Arbitration; Former General Counsel, American Arbitration Association; was a member of the arbitral tribunal in Stolt-Nielsen S.A. v. AnimalFeeds Int’l Corp., 557 U.S. 903 (2009); JAY N. FASTOW, Co-Head, Antitrust Practice, Dickstein Shapiro LLP; JOHN FELLAS, co-chair of arbitration practice and co-chair of international practice, Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP; ANDREW J. PINCUS, Mayer Brown LLP; Co-director, Yale Law School's Supreme Court Advocacy Clinic; successfully argued AT&T Mobility v. Concepcion, 131 S. Ct. 1740 (2011) ; J. DOUGLAS RICHARDS, Managing Partner, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll, PLLC, specializing in antitrust class actions; represented class action plaintiffs in the Stolt-Nielsen litigation.
Sponsored by: Committee on Arbitration, Louis Epstein, Chair; Committee on Antitrust and Trade Regulation, Fiona A. Schaeffer, Chair
To register, please email Keira Campbell at email@example.com
Event Location: 42 West 44th St. (bet. 5th & 6th Ave.)