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Litigating the Multiple-Plaintiff and Class Action Case: Intake Through Disposition (CLE)

Tuesday November 19 , 2013

  • By: Community Legal Resource Network @ CUNY School of Law, CUNY School of Law
  • Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • CLE Credit
  • Location:
    CUNY School of Law
    2 Court Square
    Long Island City, NY
  • Contact:
    John-Paul Kocot
    Community Legal Resource Network
    718-340-4361
  • Website: events.cuny.edu

Litigating the Multiple-Plaintiff and Class Action Case: Intake Through Disposition

This program will focus on handling of multiple-plaintiff and class action cases from the pre-litigation stage of client intake and information gathering through the complaint drafting, the conduct of written and deposition discovery, and preparation for the trial. The presentation will also cover the topic of ADR, including the processes of mediating or arbitrating multiple- plaintiff cases.

CLE FACULTY - PRESENTER:

John Hermina ('87), Partner, Hermina Law Group

John Hermina is a partner at the Metropolitan Washington firm of the Hermina Law Group, which handles multiple-plaintiff and class action employment discrimination and consumer frauds, litigation and international law. He is the former Vice Chairman of the Maryland Commission on Civil Rights (2003- 2011). He is admitted to practice in New York, Washington, DC, Maryland and Pennsylvania, before several federal appellate circuits and in the United States Supreme Court. He has participated in several Rule of Law efforts, and, most recently, he served as the resident ABA Rule of Law Liaison to the Kingdom of Bahrain.

  • CLE Credit Comments: PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED: link to: http://bit.ly/16wOIWX CLE CREDIT FEES: $50.00 for CLRN member attorneys and CUNY Law School Alum. $80.00 for other attorneys. Attendees who do not request CLE Credit - FREE. A fee waiver for economic hardship is available upon written request. All attendees should pre-register - please arrive by 5:45 to complete sign-in. Deadline to register/RSVP (required) is November 10, 2013. TO REGISTER, please use the link http://bit.ly/16wOIWX, except if you are seeking a Fee Waiver. To request a fee waiver, or if you have any questions, email John-Paul Kocot at john- paul.kocot@law.cuny.edu. Please note: Our CLE seminars are appropriate for both newly admitted attorneys and experienced attorneys. Two (2) CLE credits on Professional Practice will be provided. *Under Continuing Legal Education regulations, CLE credit will be offered only to those attorneys completing entire sessions; attorneys attending only part of a session are not eligib
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