Matthew D. Berkowitz is Member at Carr Maloney, P.C. in Washington, D.C. with significant class action experience at the trial and appellate level. He defends insurance companies in complex coverage disputes involving toxic tort and environmental cases, and represents construction companies, auto dealerships, and national restaurant and retail chains in complex tort actions. A Member of the DC Bar’s Litigation Section, Matt recently co-authored an article entitled “‘Avoid Significant Exposure, and Attorney’s Fees – Using Rule 68 Offers of Judgment to End Class Actions Early and Quickly” in the July edition of DRI’s In-House Defense Quarterly. This article examines recent Supreme Court decisions in Campbell-Ewald v. Gomez and Genesis Healthcare Corp. v. Symczyk, offering practical advice for businesses and attorneys to use in confronting individual and class actions claims.
Attorneys address advantages, important considerations and insurance impact of class action settlements.
Attorney address the growth and impact of data breach class action lawsuits.
Attorneys address what a party has to consider when deciding whether to make an offer of judgment and what some common issues arise when they are used.
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