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Getting to Yes, Practically & Ethically: Settlement Agreements in Product Liability Cases

Thursday, April 24, 2014, 6-8 pm

New York & California Credit: 2.0 total: 1.0 ethics & 1.0 professional practice.
New Jersey: 2.3 total: 1.2 prof. resp. & 1.1 general
This live program provides transitional/non-transitional credit to all attorneys.
Illinois Credit: 1.75 total: 1.0 prof. resp. & 0.75 general
Pennsylvania Credit:1.5 total: 1.0 prof. resp. & 0.5 general

Members: $205.00 Nonmembers: $315.00

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With a focus on group and mass settlements, the Product Liability Committee will present a panel of experienced practitioners and jurists to discuss best practices in reaching an ethical settlement agreement. Topics to be discussed include: the ethical considerations regarding aggregate settlements, the use of settlement masters, and settlement agreement provisions relating to indemnification by plaintiffs (and their counsel), qualified settlement funds under the Treasury Regs, and limitations on counsel's acceptance of additional cases.


New York City Bar
42 West 44th St
New York, NY 10036


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4/24/2014 6:00 PM
Go Green. Your registration includes a free PDF download of the course book. If you do not wish to obtain the PDF you can add the hard copy version of the course book to your registration for a $25.00 fee. Registrants who select the PDF will be sent an email at 3.00 pm the business day prior to the program with details on how to access the PDF. Registrants who add the hard copy will receive their course book upon arrival at the program. Fee does not apply to firm passports.

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM