The Legal 500

Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon

Winston & Strawn LLP

35 WEST WACKER DRIVE, CHICAGO, IL 60601-9703, USA
Tel:
Work +1 312 558 5600
Fax:
Fax +1 312 558 5700
Email:
Web:
www.winston.com

Scott Glauberman

Tel:
Work (312) 558-8103
Email:
Web:
www.winston.com/en/who-we-are/attorneys/glauberman-scott-p.html
Winston & Strawn LLP

Work Department

Litigation

Position

https://www.winston.com/en/who-we-are/attorneys/glauberman-scott-p.html


United States: Dispute resolution

Product liability, mass tort and class actions: consumer products (including tobacco) - defense

Within: Product liability, mass tort and class actions: consumer products (including tobacco) - defense

Leveraging a team of ‘experienced trial lawyers’, Winston & Strawn LLP advises clients from a wide range of industries on product liability and class action-related matters. Notable work highlights include acting for Archer Daniels Midland in a class action alleging equine products were contaminated with a chemical additive that is poisonous to horses, successfully defending Panasonic against a claim that televisions suffered from a latent defect that caused them to prematurely fail, and representing Dollar General and its indemnifying supplier in a putative class action regarding the labeling of a body gel. Natalie Arbaugh in Dallas and Stephen Smerek in Los Angeles co-lead the consumer and class actions team, while Washington DC-based Matthew Campbell heads the product liability practice. Other key figures include Luke Connelly in New York, and George Lombardi and Scott Glauberman in Chicago.

[back to top]

United States: Media, technology and telecoms

Advertising and marketing: litigation

Within: Advertising and marketing: litigation

The consumer and class action practice at Winston & Strawn LLP boasts a client roster including prominent brands such as Dell, Costco Wholesale and Mazda Motor. The team advised the latter on a putative nationwide class action alleging that Mazda falsely advertised its navigation software which purported to offer real-time traffic alerts in all of its 2016 model year cars. Other recent work highlights include Chicago-based Scott Glauberman's successful representation of Abbott Laboratories in a class action relating to the 'organic' labeling of its Similac infant formula, and Chicago-based Ronald Rothstein's defense of The JM Smucker Company and Big Heart Pet Brands in a case which confirmed that 'mere puffery' in advertising is not actionable under the Lanham Act . Other key names to note include Amanda Groves, who focuses on complex commercial litigation and splits her time between Charlotte and Silicon Valley, and Los Angeles-based Steve Smerek.

[back to top]


Back to index

Legal Developments worldwide

Legal Developments and updates from the leading lawyers in each jurisdiction. To contribute, send an email request to