Mass Tort


Mass Tort and Class Actions in New Jersey:
Playing By the Rules and Winning

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Thursday, April 7, 2016
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Harrah's ResortAtlantic City, NJ

Program Co-Chairs:
Michael A. Galpern, Esq.
Locks Law Firm
Cherry Hill, NJ

Lynne M. Kizis, Esq.
Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer
Woodbridge, NJ
 
Christopher M. Placitella, Esq.
Cohen, Placitella & Roth
Red Bank, NJ
 
Ellen Relkin, Esq.
Weitz & Luxenberg
New York, NY

SEMINAR AGENDA

8:00 am - 9:00 am 
Continental Breakfast & Registration • Exhibit Hall

9:00 am - 9:30 am
President’s Address & Welcome
Daniel E. Rosner, Esq. • Vineland, NJ
NJAJ Membership Meeting & Elections

9:30 am - 10:00 am
2016 Law Update–Mass Tort–Plaintiffs’ and Defendants’ Perspectives
Ellen Relkin, Esq. • New York, NY
Debra McGuire Perry, Esq. • Newark, NJ
 
10:00 am - 10:30 am
The Rules for Winning Appeals
Kristen B. Miller, Esq. • Glen Rock, NJ
Bruce D. Greenberg, Esq. • Newark, NJ
 
10:30 am - 10:45 am
Coffee Break • Exhibit Hall
 
10:45 am - 11:45 am
It’s Not Just Injury Claims – Pharma Frauds and Economic Torts: 
Drug Price Gouging and Drug Shortages

Angelo J. Cifaldi, Esq. • Woodbridge, NJ
Donald E. Haviland, Jr., Esq. • Trenton, NJ
 
11:45 am - 12:30 pm
Impact of the Revised Federal Discovery Rules
Hon. Karen M. Williams • U.S.M.J. - D.N.J
 
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Luncheon • Exhibit Hall
 
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
2016 Law Update – Class Action – 
“The Rules for Winning Consumer Class Cases in New Jersey and the Third Circuit”

Jonathan Shub, Esq. • Philadelphia, PA
 
2:15 pm - 2:45 pm
Judicial Perspective – New Jersey Multi-County Litigation
Hon. Jessica R. Mayer, J.S.C • Middlesex County, NJ
 
2:45 pm - 3:00 pm
Coffee Break • Exhibit Hall
 
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Rules for Ethical Use of Social Media
Hon. Marina Corodemus (ret.) • Iselin, NJ
Renee Henderson, Esq. • Iselin, NJ
 
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Off the Beaten Path – The Rules of Successful Qui Tam Litigation 
Melanie J. Garner, Esq. • Philadelphia, PA
 
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Settlement is Winning Too – The Rules for Getting There
Harry M. Roth, Esq., Philadelphia, PA - NECC
Donald A. Migliori, Esq. • Providence, RI - TVM
 
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception • Exhibit Hall
 

 

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ABOUT THE SEMINAR: The Boardwalk Seminar 2016 features 29 seminars over three days. The advantage of this unique format is that you may move from seminar to seminar, hearing different topics as desired and thereby creating a seminar tailored to your specific needs.

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If you join the New Jersey Association for Justice when registering for the Boardwalk Seminar 2016, you will receive the member registration fee ($200 less than the non-member rate) and as a part of this special offer you will receive an additional $100 off of the registration fee. Join NJAJ.


MCLE Credits
New Jersey - (Earn 7.20 Credits/Earn 1.20 Ethics Credits)
New York - (Earn 7.0 Credits/Earn 1.0 Ethics Credits - pending)
Pennsylvania - (Earn 5.0 Credits/Earn 1.0 Ethics Credits - pending)


Full-Time Judges, Full-Time Law School Professors, 
Judicial Law Clerks & Law Student Members

Registration is complimentary for the seminar.
Pre-registration is required.

This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the
Supreme Court of New Jersey for 7.20 hours of total CLE credit.

Of these, 1.20 qualify as hours of credit for ethics/professionalism,
and 6.0 qualify as hours of credit toward certification in civil trial law
.

Full-Time Judges, Full-Time Law School Professors, 
Judicial Law Clerks & Law Student Members

Registration is complimentary for the seminar.
Pre-registration is required.

This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the
Supreme Court of New Jersey for 7.20 hours of total CLE credit.

Of these, 0.0 qualify as hours of credit for ethics/professionalism,
and 7.20 qualify as hours of credit toward certification in civil trial law
.

Course Materials
The seminar course materials will be online for attendees to download on April 1, 2016.
Each registrant will receive a flash drive  containing the course material onsite.

Onsite/Door Registration: 
An additional $25 will be added to all program fees for onsite registration.

Friday, April 1st is the last day for a refund (minus $20).
All cancellations must be in writing.


After Friday, cancellations and no shows will receive a credit (minus $20)
automatically good for 1 year for a future seminar or an on-demand seminar at www.theCLEstore.org.

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