Views From The Plaintiffs’ Bar: Adapting Your Strategies to New and Innovative Techniques and Tactics

September 26, 2017 4:30pm

KICKOFF ADDRESS: (4:30 – 4:50) David Lopez Outten & Golden LLP EEOC General Counsel (2010 – 2016)  
  • Plaintiff counsel insights from the recent longest standing general counsel of the EEOC on the latest developments in employment discrimination litigation and projected upcoming claims trends
  PANEL: (4:50 – 5:40)
Bruce Atkins Deutsch Atkins, P.C.
Beth Bertelson Bertelson Law Offices PA
Christopher P. Lenzo Lenzo & Reis, LLC
  • New and emerging theories and arguments that plaintiffs’ counsel are capitalizing on in employment discrimination cases
  • The latest trends in discrimination claims and class actions
  • Perspectives on the latest EEOC initiatives and activity
  • Plaintiff bar perspectives on how the new administration will affect litigation with the government
  • Emerging hotbeds for claims
  • Methods the plaintiffs’ bar utilizes in efforts to find classes, and restrictions that the courts are imposing on those methods
  • What makes a claim attractive or unattractive to the plaintiffs’ bar?