David Conklin at The Canadian Institute's Forum on Securities Litigation & Enforcement


Key Strategies for Managing Litigation in a Post-Recessionary Global Marketplace
October 19 - 20, 2010
Marriott Bloor Yorkville
Toronto, Ontario

Tuesday, October 19, 2010
3:45 pm:  Valuing the Ultimate Recovery in Securities Litigation: Valuation, Damages and Loss Causation

Panelist:  David Conklin, Counsel, Goodmans LLP

The session will cover:

  • Reviewing recent litigation commenting on valuations
  • What do these cases mean for the industry?
  • Are securities class actions effective at promoting better governance practices, efficient markets and compensating investors?
  • Quantifying the amount of harm to investors
  • Negotiating resolutions: Key considerations pre and post-certification in class actions
  • Reviewing recent approaches to valuation: Is there a focus on the merit based approach or policy limits?