End the year with Bridgeport's Wage & Hour Litigation Conference

Bridgeport will hold its annual Wage & Hour Litigation & Management Conference on December 9, 2016, at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel.  Listen to a diverse faculty as they discuss recent, major developments in wage & hour class action litigation, including Spokeo v. Robins, PAGA, and other issues.

Source: http://bridgeportce.com/bridgeportce/live-...

Everything old is new again, but upside down and backwards

The RICO Trend in Class Action Warfare looks at the use of RICO suits against plaintiffs' counsel in mass action and class action filings, concluding that the tactic incorrectly attacks aggregate litigation procedures rather than specific, underlying fraudulent conduct.

Source: http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abs...

The Proposed Arbitration Regulations from the CFPB

If you have insomnia or just want to test the lower bounds of your will to live, you can view the text of the proposed rules from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (along with about 350 pages of commentary before you actually get to the proposed rules - it's a lot like the longest law review article you've ever read).

The Proposed Rules

Source: http://files.consumerfinance.gov/f/documen...