Post-Halliburton Securities Class Actions

In this short video clip from the 2014 PLUS Conference, Tower Snow of Cooley LLP, Joseph J. Tabacco, Jr., Esq. of Berman DeValerio and David H. Topol, Esq. of Wiley Rein discuss the Supreme Court’s recent Halliburton v. Erica P. John decision and reconcile it with the Court’s previous rulings in Amgen and Halliburton I.

For much more on securities class actions in a post-Halliburton environment don’t miss the 2015 D&O Symposium where Jordan Eth, Esq. of Morrison & Foerster LLP will moderate “The Post-Halliburton World: Securities Class Action Update.” Registration is available now.

Neil deGrasse Tyson on his hopes for contact with alien life

Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, TV host and probably the world’s best-known astrophysicist, is scheduled as a keynote speaker at the 2014 PLUS Conference, November 5-7 in Las Vegas. (FYI – rates to attend the Conference increase after next week, so register now and save!)

Recently we at PLUS Blog had the chance to chat with Dr. Tyson about the universe, his personal philosophies and other topics that we found interesting. In case you missed it, you can check out the previous interview clips here.

In our new clip for this week, we ask Dr. Tyson:

What is the best-case scenario for humankind’s first contact with alien life?

Don’t miss your chance to hear Dr. Tyson speak live in November at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas – register for the 2014 PLUS Conference today. 

Duty to Advance Webinar Panel Answers Audience Questions

The PLUS Webinar “Insurer’s Duty to Advance Notwithstanding Coverage Defenses” (PLUS members can view the webinar here) was a great success, and the panel ran out of time to address all of the questions from the audience.

Fear not! Our panel reconvened to address many of the remaining questions from the session – check out the video below for more on this important topic.

Thanks to our panel for taking the time to create this follow-up Q&A session.