An Early Cure for COVID-19 Class Actions in California: Navigating New Laws in Unprecedented Times to Win the Motion to Dismiss

June 2020

Ed Barnidge, Chair of Williams & Connolly’s Class Actions practice, and Rich Olderman have co-authored “An Early Cure for COVID-19 Class Actions in California: Navigating New Laws in Unprecedented Times to Win the Motion to Dismiss,” published by The Recorder.  This two-part series discusses California's new cybersecurity statute; new rulings on key issues in the field; and available defenses at the motion to dismiss stage in class actions stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic.
 
Click here to read Part I of this series.

Click here to read Part II of this series.

COVID-19 Legal Services

COVID-19 Legal Services

Williams & Connolly has a proud tradition of offering innovative solutions to clients during times of disquiet and transition.  The cross-disciplinary approach we bring to every engagement is perfectly suited to identifying and anticipating risks related to COVID-19—and developing solutions—across subject areas.

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