Sean A. Commons, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP to Speak at the Knowledge Group’s Class Action Lawsuits and Settlements: 2019 Outlook LIVE Webcast

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Sean A. Commons’ Bio
SEAN A. COMMONS is a partner in Sidley’s Los Angeles office and member of the commercial litigation and disputes practice. Sean has more than 15 years of experience litigating complex matters including class actions and qui tam claims. He has assisted clients faced with class actions, mass actions and coordinated proceedings brought under state and federal consumer protection, unfair business practices and usury statutes, including the UCL, CLRA, EFTA, FCRA, FDCPA, the “Holder Rule,” RICO and TCPA. Sean has successfully handled class actions and qui tam complaints in state and federal courts, including through appeal, on behalf of clients in the automotive, banking, consumer electronics, insurance, food supplement, food product, pharmaceutical, software and defense industries.

Sidley Austin LLP Overview
Sidley Austin LLP is a premier law firm, with 2,000 lawyers in 20 offices worldwide. We provide a broad range of litigation, regulatory and transactional services to meet the needs of businesses across a multitude of industries. Sidley has a dedicated insurance disputes practice, which represents clients in a range of litigation including life/annuity and ERISA class actions; insurance regulatory investigations; state attorney general, Department of Justice and Securities and Exchange Commission inquiries; and reinsurance or retrocessional claims, among others.

Event Synopsis:
In this LIVE Webcast, a panel of thought leaders and professionals brought together by The Knowledge Group will provide the audience with an in-depth analysis of the fundamentals as well as recent developments in Class Action Lawsuits and Settlements. Speakers will identify significant issues and trends affecting the class action litigation landscape and provide practical tips and strategies in bringing out the best in these lawsuits in a rapidly evolving legal climate.

They will go beyond the basics and discuss the following key topics:
• Notable Class Action Lawsuits and Settlements in 2018
• Litigation Strategies and Practical Tips
• Legal Issues, Trends and Updates in 2018
• Recent Court Decisions
• What Lies Ahead

About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit: