Two partners from Schiff Hardin LLP’s Product Liability & Mass Torts Practice Group spoke about the future of mass tort litigation in the United States at the Lloyd’s Old Library in London on October 20, 2015. Paul A. Scrudato and Edward Casmere discussed the state of mass tort litigation and its future with a group of London-based insurance professionals in the historic Old Library at Lloyds on Lime Street in London. The topics included nanotechnology, pharmaceuticals and medical devices, e-cigarettes, wearable technology, and fracking.
Scrudato and Casmere presented with their friend and colleague Andrew R. Jones from the NYC firm of Furman Kornfeld & Brennan LLP. Mr. Jones discussed various insurance-related issues complimenting the presentation by the Schiff partners on what the future of mass tort litigation in the United States may bring.
The presentation was attended by London-based insurance professionals affiliated with Lloyd’s. For more information on Lloyd’s, and the Lloyd’s Market click here.