Task Force Meeting: Civil Justice

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Task Force on Civil Justice
Tentative Meeting Agenda
2018 Annual Meeting| New Orleans
Friday, August 10, 2018
2:30 – 5:30 PM

2:30 PM Call to Order
Welcome and Introductions
Approval of Minutes from Spring Task Force Summit

2:40 PM Civil Justice Task Force Update

Sunset Review: Periodic Payment of Judgments Act, Fair Notice and Market Stability Act, Whistleblower Immunity Act, Volunteer Immunity and Charitable Organization Liability Limit Act, Transparency in Lawsuits Protection Act, Resolution in Support of Efforts to Promote Independent and Highly Qualified State Judiciaries, Private Attorney Retention Sunshine Act

3:00 PM Commercial Speech Update from the Center to Protect Free Speech

3:05 PM PANEL: Grappling with Obstacles to Lawsuit Reform

3:30 PM DISCUSSION AND POTENTIAL VOTE: Model Administrative Procedures Act

3:50 PM DISCUSSION AND POTENTIAL VOTE: Uniform Worker Classification Act

4:10 PM Law Professor Panel: Does the Way We Choose our Judges Affect Case Outcomes?

4:40 PM DISCUSSION AND POTENTIAL VOTE: Copycat Product Act

5:00 PM PRESENTATION: Developments in Anti-SLAPP Reform

5:15 PM PRESENTATION: Protecting Philanthropic Freedom

5:25 PM For the Good of the Order

5:30 PM Adjournment