Carmelite Bertaut to Participate on Litigating Disaster Cases Panel
Carmelite Bertaut will participate on the panel presentation "Litigating the Disaster Case" at the American Bar Association Business Law Section Spring Meeting on April 6, 2017. The panel members will discuss litigating mass actions/class actions in the context of major disasters such as a Hurricane Katrina, the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Hurricane Sandy. Topics will include litigating class actions in federal court, strategies for managing class litigation, insurance coverage issues, class action settlement strategies and media attention. Additional information about the conference can be found here.