On September 11, 2015, Daniel Girard will join other practitioners, academics, and judges in Dallas, TX to review proposed changes to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23. The mini-conference will be hosted by the Rule 23 Subcommittee of the Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on Civil Rules. It will engage participants in dialogue on revisions to Rule 23 which the Subcommittee is currently investigating. More »

On August 10, 2015, Gibbs Law Group attorney Phyra M. McCandless joined a team of past and current San Francisco Bar Association (BASF) Barristers Club board members at Lucky Strike in the Second Annual Diversity Bowl. More »

On September 17, 2015, Daniel Girard will participate in a CLE conference jointly sponsored by the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, District of Kansas Federal Court, & Western District of Missouri Federal Court. More »

The Federal Judicial Committee’s Managing Complex Litigation Workshop will be held in Denver, CO on August 24-25, 2015. Daniel Girard will participate as Attorney Faculty on the panel, “Managing Motions Practice, Experts, and Bellwethers.” More »

On July 12, 2015, Gibbs Law Group LLP partner A.J. de Bartolomeo became the Chair of the Women Trial Lawyer’s Caucus of the American Association for Justice. As Chair, Ms. de Bartolomeo will be responsible for, oversee and monitor several committees whose goals include leadership training; law student scholarship; state association coordination; membership and political outreach; publications; support of pro-civil justice candidates for local, state and national offices; and social networking. More »

Earlier this month, Gibbs Law Group LLP partner A.J. de Bartolomeo moderated a panel at the annual convention of the American Association for Justice titled, “Becoming a Better Advocate by Recognizing and Overcoming Stressors with Mindfulness and Meditation.” More »

On July 20, 2015, Gibbs Law Group LLP initiated Multidistrict Litigation (“MDL”) proceedings for all cases filed against American Honda Motor Company that allege the 2015 Honda CR-V experiences severe vibrations. The MDL is entitled In re: American Honda Motor Co., Inc., CR-V Vibration Marketing and Sales Practices Litigation, MDL No. 2661, and involves six class actions currently pending in federal courts across the country. More »

Girard Gibbs has been appointed as interim co-lead counsel in the multidistrict litigation that alleges that computer manufacturer, Lenovo, pre-installed adware on its computers that violates federal privacy laws. More »

On July 29, 2015, the law firm of Girard Gibbs LLP was selected as co-lead counsel in litigation involving Sears Holdings Corporation. Read the Delaware Chancery Court’s order granting consolidation and leadership here. More »

Gibbs Law Group LLP attorney Phyra McCandless will graduate from the American Bar Association (ABA) Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section’s (TIPS) Leadership Academy during the ABA Annual Meeting in Chicago on July 31, 2015. More »