Pierce Atwood attorney Melanie Conroy will participate in a panel presentation titled, “Beer and Basics: Introductory Topics on Consumer Finance Law,” where she will discuss:
- Consumer finance class action trends
- Disparate impact theory under the Fair Housing Act and Equal Credit Opportunity Act
- Recent developments with E-sign legislation
- Common consumer finance compliance issues facing auto dealers
Melanie Conroy focuses her practice on class action defense and complex commercial litigation. Melanie has experience in investor and consumer class actions based on alleged consumer fraud and unfair practices, consumer privacy statutes, medical device marketing, product recalls, website accessibility, banking disclosures, change of control transactions, insurance claims, securities laws, and fiduciary duty claims.