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«Collective Redress/Class Action - #LegalProtectionInsurance»

Congress 2019 of Legal Protection Insurers - Berlin, 7&8 November 2019, Hotel Palace Berlin

Don’t miss the leading event for Legal Protection Insurers and Service Providers in this area!

 

Confirmed speakers:

  • Mr Geoffroy Didier - Member of the European Parliament and Rapporteur on the EU Directive on Representative Actions for the Protection of the Collective Interests of Consumers
  • Prof. Dr. Heribert Hirte - Member of the German Bundestag and expert in multi-claims proceedings

Additional details are available on the congress webpage.

 

Objective

The International Association of Legal Protection Insurers (RIAD) will discuss at its Congress 2019 the strengths, weaknesses and strategies of collective redress/class action in order to identify best practices and find solutions for a most favourable implementation of collective redress mechanisms, by comparing their functioning in different jurisdictions. A special focus will be on the upcoming EU legislation, the German Musterfeststellungsklage as well as issues in respect of financing and funding of mass claims procedures. The Congress will offer the unique chance to discover the reasons for the particular interest in collective redress procedures and to discuss with legislators and experts from all over the world.

 

Topics we discuss

  • Advantages, disadvantages and difficulties of various systems of collective redress/class action
  • Analysis of regulatory aspects in different jurisdiction, including the EU Proposal for a Directive on Representative Actions for the Protection of the Collective Interests of Consumers and the German Musterfeststellungsklage
  • Financing and funding of collective redress/class action
  • The role of different actors in particular legal protection insurers and lawyers
  • Possibilities to manage and organise mass claims

 

Why you should attend

  • To learn the last trends and the best practices
  • To add knowledge and skills to your professional toolbox 
  • To discover how to succeed in the industry and grow your business
  • To exchange information and interact with top experts
  • To network with representatives from different sectors such as insurance companies, lawyers, litigation funders, consumers, academics, politicians

When

7 Nov 2019 @ 01:00 pm

8 Nov 2019 @ 05:00 pm

Duration: 1 days, 4 hours


Where

Hotel Palace Berlin

45 Budapester Straße

10787 Berlin

Germany


Organised by

International Association of Legal Protection Insurance (RIAD)

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