CCL President Robert S. Peck spoke today in a preview of the upcoming U.S. Supreme Court term sponsored by the Law and Economic Center of the Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University. 

      During the hour-long online program, Peck and John Beisner, a defense counsel from the Skadden Arps law firm, discussed upcoming cases on personal jurisdiction, the authority of the Federal Trade Commission to seek consumer restitution for deceptive lending, mandatory arbitration, and the judgment bar in the Federal Tort Claims Act, as well as answered questions from the online audience.