Paul White with Resolution Economics to Speak at TKG's Statistical Evidence Class Action Litigation

Paul White with Resolution Economics to Speak at TKG's Statistical Evidence Class Action Litigation Event on January 31, 2017

Online PR News – 06-January-2017 – New York, NY – Paul F. White, Ph.D., Partner with Resolution Economics Group, LLC to Speak at The Knowledge Group’s Effective Use of Statistical Evidence in Employment Class Action Litigation: Practical Guide in 2017

The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Paul F. White, Ph.D., Partner with Resolution Economics Group, LLC will speak at The Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Effective Use of Statistical Evidence in Employment Class Action Litigation: Practical Guide in 2017.” This event is scheduled for January 31, 2017 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm (ET).

For further details, please visit: https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/effective-use-of-statistical-evidence-in-employment-class-action-litigation-practical-guide-in-2017-live-webcast/

About Paul F. White

Paul F. White, Ph.D. is a labor economist and the head of the Washington, D.C. office of Resolution Economics Group, LLC. Since 1993, his nationwide practice has focused on the economic and statistical aspects of employment discrimination matters, including compensation, hiring, promotions, and terminations. Dr. White's labor and employment practice includes EEOC investigations, OFCCP investigations of federal contractors, proactive monitoring of compensation and employee selections, economic damages (single-plaintiff, multi-plaintiff, and class actions), union contract negotiations, and NLRB hearings.

His practice also covers the economic and statistical aspects of FLSA wage and hour matters, including typicality and commonality analyses for class certification, misclassification, off-the-clock work, management edits, and other quantifiable issues. Additionally, Dr. White has conducted analyses on international employment issues, environmental economics, mutual fund trading practices, asbestos exposure, and prescription drug pricing.

Dr. White has testified extensively in local, state, and federal courts.

About Resolution Economics Group, LLC

Resolution Economics provides sophisticated economic, statistical and financial analyses, forensic investigations, forensic technology, dispute advisory, expert testimony, and specialized technology and analytic solutions to leading law firms, Fortune 500 companies, and government agencies.

Founded in 1998, Resolution Economics is a leading provider of litigation consulting services in employment class action matters. We have provided expert testimony across the nation in class-action, multi-plaintiff and single-plaintiff matters alleging discrimination on the basis of age, race, gender, and national origin/ethnicity, in recruitment and hiring, promotion, pay, termination, and other employment practices. Resolution Economics' Labor and Employment team also regularly consult to clients involved in many types of regulatory settings, such as EEOC, OFCCP, and DOL investigations. Our work has been performed in the context of both litigation and proactive consulting. In the wage and hour area, Resolution Economics examines exempt status for groups of workers, studies payroll and timekeeping data, analyzes meal and rest period claims and off-the-clock work, as well as donning and doffing and various issues. We also regularly consult on wage and hour issues in compliance settings.

Abstract

Statistical evidence, which has been an important part of class action litigation for decades, is gaining heightened popularity and is considered an integral part of the growing complex nature of employment class action litigation, proactive employer self-audits, and regulatory investigations by the EEOC and OFCCP. For both discrimination and wage & hour matters, the use of statistical analyses is accompanied by uncertainties on how such evidence can be used, and whether the analyses presented are statistically sound.

In this LIVE Webcast, a distinguished panel of thought leaders and professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group will provide the audience with an in-depth discussion of the importance and effectiveness of using statistical evidence in employment class action litigation, proactive employer self-audits, and regulatory investigations. Speakers will provide case studies as well as strategic approaches in disputing and leveraging statistical evidence in employment litigation.

Key topics include:

- Statistical Evidence and Liability
- Recent Court Decisions
- Strategies in Leveraging Statistical Evidence
- Statistical Analyses at the Certification Phase
- Risks and Challenges in Statistical Analyses, and
- Scope and Limitations of Statistical Data

About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series

The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/

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