Past Events

ILR Briefly Live Event: COVID-19 State Liability Issues and Solutions




On Wednesday, May 13th, the Institute for Legal Reform's (ILR) Executive Vice President John Abegg joined Gary Salamido, President and CEO of the North Carolina Chamber of Commerce, and Ashli Watts, President and CEO of the Kentucky Chamber to explore the current and anticipated sources of COVID-19 liability at the state level.

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ILR Briefly Live Event: COVID-19 Federal Liability Issues and Solutions 




On April 29, 2020, ILR President Harold Kim spoke with Akin Gump's Bob Huffman and John Beisner of Skadden Arps in the second ILR Briefly Live Event. Check out the video above to hear the group discuss current and anticipated sources of COVID-19 liability at the federal level, third party litigation funder activity, and commonsense legislative and administrative solutions. 
Stay tuned for more ILR Briefly Live Events in the coming weeks on a variety of important topics.

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ILR Briefly Live Event: Securities Litigation 




On April 1, 2020, ILR President Harold Kim spoke with Andy Pincus of Mayer Brown and Kevin LaCroix of D&O Diary in the first ILR Briefly Live Event. Check out the video below to hear the group discuss the latest trends in securities litigation, including M&A filings, plaintiffs' bar abuses, and potential lawsuits from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Securities Litigation Contagion - 2.26.19
Summit XX: Law, Policy & Politics - 10.24.18
Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS) Battlegrounds: Personal Jurisdiction, a Year Later - 6.04.18
2018 Emerging Technology and Torts of the Future - 4.18.18
2017 Legal Reform Summit: The Litigation Jungle - 10.25.17
Emerging Technologies and Torts of the Future - 3.29.17
2016 Legal Reform Summit: The Litigation Machine - 10.26.16
Enforcement Maze: Over-Criminalizing American Enterprise - 5.26.16
2015 Legal Reform Summit: A Liability Odyssey - 10.27.15
2014 Legal Reform Summit: The Enforcement “Collidescope” The New Litigation Paradigm - 10.26.14
2013 Legal Reform Summit: Healing the U.S. Lawsuit System - 10.23.13
2012 Legal Reform Summit: Courthouse or Cash Machine? - 10.24.12
2011 Legal Reform Summit: Jobs not Lawsuits! - 10.26.11
2010 Legal Reform Summit - 10.27.10