Background - Practices (Details)

Mass Tort, Product, and Consumer Litigation


Speeches & Presentations

  • "Anticipating a COVID Vaccine: Considerations for Employers and Consumer Facing Businesses," Crowell & Moring Webinar (September 21, 2020). Presenters: John Fuson, Thomas P. Gies, Chalana N. Damron, and Katie Erno.
  • "Courting Trouble? How IOT Attracts Litigation and Liability," Internet of Things (IoT) 2020 Virtual National Institute (September 16, 2020). Presenter: Cheryl A. Falvey.
  • "Agency Alphabet Soup: CDC, CBP, CPSC, DOT, EPA, FDA, FTC, OSHA, TSA The Who. The What. The Why." Promotional Products Association International (PPAI) Virtual Product Responsibility Summit (September 14, 2020). Presenter: Cheryl A. Falvey.
  • "Who’s the regulator? What’s the rule?: Navigating the Regulatory Alphabet Soup," Consumer Products Committee Virtual Meeting (September 10, 2020). Presenter: Cheryl A. Falvey.
  • "Reopening and COVID-19 Workplace Litigation To Date: Lessons Learned and Practical Advice to Position Your Company to Mitigate Risk," Crowell & Moring Webinar (July 14, 2020). Presenters: Cheryl A. Falvey, Thomas P. Gies, and Chalana N. Damron.
  • "Addressing Inequality and Promoting Opportunity" American Bar Association Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources Virtual Event (July 9, 2020). Speaker: Monty Cooper.
  • "IoT Litigation – Identifying and Mitigating Risk," Internet of Things 2020: Everything is Connected NY Webinar (May 20, 2020). Presenter: Cheryl A. Falvey.
  • "The Revolving Door of Autonomous Vehicle Talent: Managing Employee Access to Trade Secrets & Facilitating Robust Investigation of Safety Issues," Crowell & Moring Webinar (May 12, 2020). Presenters: Cheryl A. Falvey, Rukiya Mohamed, and Paul C. Mathis.
  • "COVID-19 And Product Pivoting: Pitfalls and Opportunities," Crowell & Moring Webinar (April 22, 2020). Presenters: Jonathan M. Baker, John Fuson, David R. Stepp, Scott L. Winkelman, Chalana Netasha Damron, Stephanie L. Crawford, and Mariam Sarwar.
  • "Civil Procedure II: Complex Litigation," Howard University School of Law, Washington, D.C. (March 31, 2020). Guest Lecturer: Chalana N. Damron.
  • "Insureds Breaking Bad: Coverage for Narcotics-Related Claims and the Blurred Line Between What is Legal and What is Covered," 2020 ICLC CLE Conference, Tuscon, AZ (March 6, 2020). Presenter: Rachel Raphael.
  • "Digital Transformation in the Age of Artificial Intelligence," National Bar Association, New Orleans, LA (February 14, 2020). Speaker: Monty Cooper.
  • "Combatting Extreme Jury Verdicts: Navigating Extraneous Factors That are Influencing Juror Findings," ACI 24th Annual Conference on Drug & Medical Device Litigation (December 10, 2019). Panelist: Andrew D. Kaplan.
  • "Recent Developments Regarding PFAS – Increasing Public and Regulatory Scrutiny of PFAS – Preparing for PFAS Legal and Financial Risks," National Association of Manufacturers' Manufacturers' Compliance Institute, Washington, D.C. (December 4, 2019). Presenters: Jennifer A. Giblin and Richard McNeil.
  • "FDA 483 and Warning Letter Trends," FDAnews Webinar (November 25, 2019). Presenter: John Fuson and Chalana N. Williams.
  • "FDA 483 and Warning Letter Trends," 14th Annual FDA Inspections Summit, Bethesda, MD (October 25, 2019). Presenter: Chalana N. Damron.
  • "Anatomy of an Aerosol Product Liability Lawsuit," Southern Aerosol Technical Association, 39th Annual Fall Meeting, Hilton Head, SC (September 25, 2019). Presenter: Clifford J. Zatz.
  • "Inspection and Enforcement Authority," FDLI 2019 Food Advertising, Labeling, and Litigation Conference (September 24, 2019). Speaker: John Fuson.
  • "The Internet of (Hackable) Things (IoT): Liability and Insurance for Smart Technology," 2019 Section of Litigation & Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division CLE Conference, New York, NY (May 2, 2019). Panelist: Rachel Raphael.
  • "PFAS and Product Liability," Household and Commercial Products Association Mid-Year Meeting (May 1, 2019). Panelist: Peter C. Condron.