Kenneth A. Manning

Kenneth A. Manning

Phillips Lytle LLP

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Recent U.S. Supreme Court Decisions Favor Express Class Arbitration Waivers

Mandatory arbitration agreements are an important tool in managing litigation risk and cost. Oftentimes, however, the pressures of drafting an arbitration agreement palatable to all involved parties result in sparse...more

8/8/2013 - American Express American Express v Italian Colors Restaurant Arbitration Arbitration Agreements AT&T Mobility AT&T Mobility v Concepcion Class Action Class Action Arbitration Waivers Contract Interpretation Federal Arbitration Act Oxford Health v Sutter SCOTUS

U.S. Supreme Court Raises Standards For Class Certification

Class certification is the critical factor in many class actions. It occurs when a court authorizes a putative class representative, usually an individual or a small group, to represent a much larger class of people who have...more

5/17/2013 - CAFA Class Action Class Certification Comcast Comcast v. Behrend Damages Jurisdiction SCOTUS Standard Fire Ins. Co. v. Knowles

A Creative Approach to Resisting Shareholder Proposals Pays Dividends

Phillips Lytle LLP’s securities practice recently brought its litigation experience to bear on behalf of a client – National Fuel Gas Company (“National Fuel”) – faced with a shareholder proposal, which the proponent sought...more

12/24/2012 - Proxy Statements SEC Shareholder Proposals

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