2014 Thrower Schedule



7:30-8:30 a.m.            Registration & Breakfast, Hunter Atrium

8:30-9:00 a.m.            Welcome & Introduction
Dean Robert A. Schapiro, Emory University

9:00-10:00 a.m.          Keynote Address

Arthur R. Miller, New York University School of Law

10:15-11:45 a.m.        Panel 1: In a Class by Itself: Has the Roberts Court Slammed the Courthouse Door on Class Actions?

Theane Evangelis, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Mary Kay Kane, University of California, Hastings College of the Law
Richard Marcus, University of California, Hastings College of the Law
Jonathan Nash, Emory University School of Law
Martin H. Redish, Northwestern University School of Law

11:45-1:00 p.m.           Lunch, Hunter Atrium

1:00-2:30 p.m.             Panel 2: Binding the Future: Global Settlements and the Death of Representative Litigation

Thomas C. Arthur, Emory University School of Law
Linda S. Mullenix, University of Texas School of Law
Edward F. Sherman, Tulane University Law School
Georgene M. Vairo, Loyola Law School
Rhonda Wasserman, University of Pittsburgh School of Law

2:45-4:15 p.m.              Panel 3: Stand Alone or Stand Down: Consumer Arbitration Agreements and the Demise of Collective Dispute Resolution

Jaime L. Dodge, University of Georgia School of Law
Richard D. Freer, Emory University School of Law
Myriam Gilles, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Andrew J. Pincus, Mayer Brown
Teresa Wynn Roseborough, The Home Depot, Inc.

4:15-6:00 p.m.             Reception, Hunter Atrium