In the News Today - January 3, 2019

January 03, 2019

“Manufacturers Face The Rise Of Global Class Actions”: Three lawyers from DLA Piper detail the expanded role of the “global class action,” in which “claims are raised in many different fora and discovery shared globally.” Now that countries which “once frowned on the U.S.-style class action have either enacted or plan to enact similar collective redress procedures,” they say such litigation is “increasingly likely to take place on the global stage.” (Law360)

“New Strategies to Help False Claims Act Health Care Defendants”: Crowell & Moring attorneys walk through the current state of play in False Claims Act litigation and new strategies for defendants. (BNA)