A Panel Discussion
The New Jersey Lawsuit Reform Alliance
The New Jersey Business & Industry Association’s
Legal Affairs Committee
Fee-shifting provisions are a significant element in many consumer-protection laws, and they are being added as an enforcement mechanism to a wide variety of proposed legislation with increasing frequency.
What are the practical ramifications of such provisions on bringing and settling litigation? And what ethical issues are entailed in litigation where fee-shifting provisions are involved?
Partner, Walder, Hayden, and Brogan, PA
Assistant General Counsel, Johnson & Johnson
Caroline J. Berdzik
Partner, Goldberg Segalla
Partner, Trujillo, Rodriguez & Richards