A Panel Discussion

Presented by

The New Jersey Lawsuit Reform Alliance 


The New Jersey Business & Industry Association’s
Legal Affairs Committee

Fee-shifting provisions are a significant element in many consumer-protection laws, and they are being added as an enforcement mechanism to a wide variety of proposed legislation with increasing frequency.

What are the practical ramifications of such provisions on bringing and settling litigation? And what ethical issues are entailed in litigation where fee-shifting provisions are involved?


Shalom Stone

Partner, Walder, Hayden, and Brogan, PA

Lisa Warren

Assistant General Counsel, Johnson & Johnson

Caroline J. Berdzik

Partner, Goldberg Segalla

Lisa Rodriguez

Partner, Trujillo, Rodriguez & Richards