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The Global Class - Collective Redress Procedures across the Globe

Date: 23rd November 2016

Time: 16:00 - 19:00

Venue: British Council (Paris), 9 rue de Constantine, PARIS, 75007

Event Details

Time: 16:00-19:00 (followed by a drinks reception)

Venue: ULIP, 9-11 rue de Constantine, 75007 Paris

The British Institute of International and Comparative Law (BIICL) and Queen Mary University of London invite you to their joint seminar "The Global Class". The event examines recently introduced collective redress mechanisms in France and across the EU and provides an update on overseas developments. It addresses the legal and practical implications of cross-border collective actions involving global classes; assesses which jurisdictions are best suited for particular types of mass claims; and analyses the enforceability of collective actions and settlements.

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  • Marie Bresson, DLA Piper
  • Charles Demoulin, Deminor Recovery Services
  • Dr. Ariel Flavian, Herzog Fox & Neeman Israel
  • Ludger Giesberts, DLA Piper
  • Dimitri Lecat, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
  • Gerard McDermott QC, Outer Temple Chambers
  • Hugh Mercer QC, Essex Court Chambers
  • Professor Gilles Pillet, ESCP Europe
  • Professor Maxi Scherer, Queen Mary University of London

This event will be convened by Dr Duncan Fairgrieve and Dr Eva Lein, British Institute of International and Comparative Law and Professor Maxi Scherer, Queen Mary University of London.

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  • Individual £54 (~€60)
  • Student £27 (~€30)

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