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Lead Counsel: An attorney approved by the court to be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the litigation for a party, usually the plaintiff. Liaison Counsel: An attorney responsible for facilitating communications between the respective parties and the court in complex litigation. Limited Fund Class: A class action certified ...

definitions.uslegal.com/d/defense-liaison-counsel

A Defense Liaison counsel evolves when there are multiple parties in a given litigation. Often each defendant grouping in multiple defendant matters will have liaison counsel. Liaison counsel's functions are generally administrative, as this attorney will deal with plaintiff and codefendant counsel, as well as with the court.

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The Plaintiffs' State Liaison Committee will attempt to identify all pending state court actions involving [litigation]. The committee will identify the plaintiffs in each action, plaintiff's counsel, jurisdiction the action was filed in, and the presiding judge. The committee will maintain a comprehensive and updated list of all state court ...

law.duke.edu/sites/default/files/centers/judicialstudies/mdl2014/Selection_Compensation_Counsel.pdf

Oct 23, 2012 ... The consensus model—the court directs the plaintiffs to file a proposed leadership slate, subject to court approval and an opportunity for objections to be heard. • Sometimes it is suitable to use a hybrid model. – Utilize consensus for some positions (such as liaison counsel), and competition for others (such ...

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The Office of Plaintiffs' Liaison Counsel, also known as the Plaintiffs' Steering Committee Office, was originally created by the United States District Court overseeing the breast implant class action (“MDL 926”) in order to help women litigate their claims arising from injuries due to breast implants. Today, if you have a claim ...

www.motleyrice.com/sites/default/files/documents/Medical_Devices/2017-08-16%20Order%20Appointing%20Plaintiffs%27%20%5Bdckt%20215_0%5D.pdf

Aug 16, 2017 ... MDL, the Court appoints the following attorneys to serve as Co-Lead and Co-. Liaison Counsel for Plaintiffs and Plaintiffs' Steering Committee in MDL No.2782: CO-LEAD COUNSEL FOR PLAINTIFFS: Henry G. Garrard, III hgs(%bbgbalaw. com. Blasingame, Burch, Garrard & Ashley, P.C.. 440 College ...

www.ca3.uscourts.gov/sites/ca3/files/cabraser.pdf

If plaintiffs' counsel are left to organize themselves, without court supervision, the political considerations governing that organization process may not all be in the best interest of the class. The court, in ... Litigation, Third, certainly recommends the designation of lead counsel, liaison counsel, and/or steering committees at ...

www.lexislegalnews.com/articles/4305/3-plaintiff-attorneys-share-lead-counsel-duties-in-zofran-mdl

Dec 2, 2015 ... Robert K. Jenner and Kimberly A. Dougherty of Janet, Jenner & Suggs in Boston were named plaintiffs' liaison counsel. Judge Saylor said he will appoint a plaintiffs' steering committee in a future order. Nausea Drug, Birth Defects On Oct. 13, the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation centralized 54 federal ...

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Plaintiffs' Liaison Counsel. Robin L. Greenwald WEITZ & LUXENBERG, PC 700 Broadway New York, NY 10003. Telephone: (212) 558-5500. Facsimile: (212) 344-5461 ...