October 25, 2005

Jenner & Block Partner Michael T. Brody will speak at a Chicago Bar Association seminar entitled, “The Impact of the Class Action Fairness Act of 2005 on the Prosecution and Defense of Class Actions,” to be held October 25 at the CBA headquarters in Chicago, Illinois.  Mr. Brody will provide an overview of the key provisions of the Act from the defense perspective and offer practical guidance on how defendants should respond to those provisions.  He will also serve as panelist at a discussion of the issues most likely to be litigated under the Act, and the arguments regarding those issues.