G. Edward (Ted) Anderson, Ph.D.  will speak at the ACI Wage Hour Claims and Class Actions Conference on September 28-29, 2016 in San Francisco, California.

Ted is speaking on the topic of “The Role of the Economic Expert in Measuring and Demonstrating Damages in Wage and Hour Class Actions.”  For more information about his conference, visit the official website of the American Conference Institute. He will be speaking on a panel alongside Scott J. Witlin, of Barnes & Thornburg LLP; as well as Matthew Boyd of Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young LLP. They will be discussing:

  • Teaming counsel with an expert to make confidential (attorney-client privileged) assessment of current pay and to prevent FLSA claims
  • Calculating FLSA damages from weekly compensation and work data for “regular rate of pay”, “fluctuating work week employees” and “piece rates and overtime damages”.
  • Presenting damages at mediation when data is entirely lacking
    • expert reports
    • surveys
    • time and motion studies

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