Seminar January 31 - February 1, 2011

ACI's 11th National Advanced Forum on Wage & Hour Claims and Class Actions

Event Detail
Robert P. Riordan
January 31 - February 1, 2011
Miami, FL

Bob Riordan presented, "Navigating the Complexities of FLSA, Rule 23 and Hybrid Claims: Strategies for Litigating Wage & Hour Claims on Federal and State Levels," on February 1, 11:00am - 12:00pm, during this program sponsored by American Conference Institute (ACI) The panel presentation delved into the complex situations encountered when faced with defending against a collective class action under FSLA and provide the latest insights and strategies for defending against such claims. The following topics were covered by the panel.

    • Effectively Navigating the Pleadings Stage of Litigation
      • Using the pleadings stage to implement credible, winning strategies
      • How to get your motions for summary judgment granted
      • When motions for sanctions are appropriate
      • Using dispositive motions to win or influence the certification battle
      • Relevant CAFA implications
    • Collective, Class and Hybrid Claims
      • Assessing recent collective actions under the FLSA and what trends are emerging
      • Good faith defenses for wage & hour claims
      • The impact of increasing integration of RICO, ERISA, and other causes of action in wage & hour cases
      • Key strategic differences when litigating class actions vs. collective actions, including opt-ins vs. opt-outs
      • Managing post-litigation issues

January 31 - February 1, 2011
Hyatt Regency Miami / Miami, FL

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Phone: 212.210.1222
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