Preventing and Defending False Labeling and Privacy Lawsuits

Jessica Davidson Nina R. Rose Jason D. Russell Meredith C. Slawe

On July 18, Skadden hosted the webinar “Preventing and Defending False Labeling and Privacy Lawsuits,” which focused on recent lawsuits involving misleading or false labeling and strategies to successfully defend against such suits and class actions. Skadden speakers included Los Angeles office head Jason Russell, New York mass torts, insurance and litigation partners Jessica Davidson and Meredith Slawe, and Washington, D.C. partner Nina Rose. Topics included an overview of recent developments in consumer class actions; how companies can avoid a false labeling class action lawsuit, as well as strategies for crafting a successful defense; emerging trends in consumer privacy litigation; and mechanisms for defending suits under federal and state privacy laws.