Jenner & Block

“Civil Litigation Outlook for 2016,” Law360

In this article, Jenner & Block Partner Reid J. Schar and Associate Kevin J. Murphy examine the current landscape of civil litigation.  Looking toward 2016, the authors highlight a handful of emerging  trends, including burgeoning antitrust litigation at the Department of Justiceand in the private sector, growth in securities and consumer class actions, the changes to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(b) and the potential for marked increases in patent litigation.