March 18, 2019

Food and Beverage Advertising Class Action Labeling and Advertising Lawsuits — Defensive Strategies

Foley invites you to join us on Wednesday, August 5, 2015, to discuss recent class action litigation trends in food and beverage labeling and advertising. The presentation will review recent legal developments and provide an overview of litigation strategies, including class certification prevention for defendants and how to obtain a summary judgment. The presentation also will highlight strategies businesses can proactively adopt to help avoid class action litigation.

We will examine:

  • Understanding class certification issues as they apply to food and beverage labeling and false advertising claims

  • Current case law trends

  • Litigation and pre-litigation strategies

  • Expert witness strategies

Speakers

Michael D. Flanagan, Partner, Foley & Lardner LLP (Moderator)

Craig S. Fochler, Partner, Foley & Lardner LLP

Aaron J. Weinzierl, Senior Counsel, Foley & Lardner LLP

Jaclyne D. Wallace, Associate, Foley & Lardner LLP

CLE

Foley & Lardner LLP will apply for CLE credit after the program, wherever applicable. Foley & Lardner LLP certifies that this activity has been approved for California MCLE credits by the State Bar of California in the amount of one General credit. Foley & Lardner LLP is a State Bar of California MCLE approved provider. Please note that participants must log in to both the teleconference and Adobe Connect portions on the date of the event; credit may not be obtained by viewing and/or listening to a program recording after the event.

Special Instructions for Kansas, New Jersey, and New York CLE Credit

Those seeking Kansas, New Jersey, and New York CLE credit are required to complete this form. Please be sure to enter the five-digit code that will be provided during the presentation.

Important Information for New York Attorneys

This program is appropriate for experienced attorneys only. Attorneys admitted two years or less are not eligible to earn CLE credit through the completion of courses in nontraditional formats.

RSVP

There is no cost to participate in this program, but pre-registration is required.

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