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Antitrust & Complex Business Disputes Law Section Annual CLE Program

By Greg Skidmore  The Antitrust & Complex Business Disputes Law Section invites you to register for its annual program on February 2, 2023. The program contains 7.0 hours of CLE credit, including 1.0 hour of credit for both ethics and substance abuse/mental health. The topics are tailored toward the active and aspiring business litigator, including navigating complex […]

Class-Action Incentive Awards Under Siege?

This article was originally published in DRI’s The Voice and has been republished with permission.  By Michelle Liguori and Carson Lane Until recently, litigators on both sides of the “v.” routinely included incentive awards in class-action settlements. The Eleventh Circuit’s recent decision in Johnson v. NPAS Solutions, LLC, 975 F.3d 1244 (11th Cir. 2020), shook […]

A Message From the Chair

By Jenna Fruechtenicht Butler As I look out the window from my home office, the waters on Masonboro Sound are soothingly calm. There is no hint of the worldwide pandemic raging around us, but then I think back to the email I received last Friday from the wife of a client I had last seen […]

Fight Hunger, Help Others in the COVID-19 Pandemic – Participate in the Legal Feeding Frenzy and Support Your Local Food Bank!

By Michele Livingstone and Will Quick We are in unprecedented times with COVID-19 (Coronavirus).  It is now more important than ever that we help our neighbors and those who are not as fortunate. I am confident that each of you is doing your part. Even in the best of times, however, over 1.5 Million North […]

Annual Meeting and Upcoming Event

By John P. Marshall  Dear Section Members, The Antitrust & Complex Business Disputes Law Section Annual Meeting and CLE was held on February 13, 2020 at the Bar Center in Cary. As usual, the event was well attended with almost 150 people attending in person or online. Topics included an analysis of the Economic Loss […]