David Herr has agreed to Chair the ALI/ABA
webcast on The Supreme Court decision in Exxon Shipping Co. v. Baker
, which is expected to be another important punitive damage decision. Arguments in this case were heard on February 27, 2008, with a decision expected by the end of June. This program is to be broadcast shortly after the decision is released. David is working with Maslon attorney Nicole Narotzky on this program.
David Herr is a highly regarded appellate lawyer and complex case litigator. He is frequently sought out to provide practical and sophisticated advice on how to resolve difficult, multi-party disputes in trial courts and arbitral forums, as well as in the appellate courts. David is past President (2006-2007) of the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers, current President (2007-2008) of the Academy of Court Appointed Masters and regularly argues cases in the Minnesota appellate courts and the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals. He annotates the Federal Judicial Center's Manual for Complex Litigation
, published and distributed nationally by Thomson/West.