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The team at Heffler Claims Group is proud to make our time-tested expertise available on our regularly-updated blog. With more than fifty years of experience in class action and mass tort settlement administration, we’ve built a body of knowledge essential for law firms, corporations, government agencies and other legal professionals. Because we’ve pioneered many of today’s industry standards and remained at the forefront of our industry since our founding, no one knows the ins and outs of claims administration like we do. Gain access to the insights of our industry-leading team, a trusted resource for insider news and perceptive commentary on class action settlement administration.

March 15, 2019 by Heffler Claims Group

Industry Innovators: A Spotlight on Your Heffler Team Member Jonathan Shaffer

With over 50 years in the class action settlement administration world, the team at Heffler Claims Group is the most experienced in the industry. From our contact center to our administration operations, Heffler is a diverse mix of people ready to serve class action practitioners and class members alike.

Our employee spotlight series highlights team members who go above and beyond every day. Get to know the hard-working people who make up the heart of Heffler. Below, we highlight Client Service Manager Jonathan Shaffer.

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March 14, 2019 by Heffler Claims Group

Guide: How Consulting With a Settlement Administrator Early Saves Time and Money

Consulting with a settlement administrator early in the process may shed light on potential obstacles. Prior to filing for preliminary approval, a settlement administrator can review and help with complicated steps such as the plan of allocation, class definitions and more. An experienced administrator can also help with administration and distribution processes that may seem simple, but can cause headaches down the road if not carefully considered in the settlement agreement.

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March 5, 2019 by Heffler Claims Group

Free CLE Webinar: Navigating the Settlement Administration Process from Start to Finish

Proven Strategies for Success from Class Action Industry Veterans

As class action practitioners are aware, no two settlements are exactly alike. There are multiple factors that can impact the process such as the size of the class or the way a settlement is structured.  

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February 19, 2019 by Heffler Claims Group

How Will the Administration of Your Class Action Settlement be Impacted by the New Northern District Guidelines?

A question and answer session with industry veterans and Heffler Partners Jim Prutsman and Ed Radetich.

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February 18, 2019 by David Kaufman

8 Things to Consider for your Class Action Settlement Website

Contributing author: Gregory Skoufalos, Chief Information Officer

You’ve just settled a class action case and you’ve selected a settlement administrator. Now you’re gearing up for the initial phases of of administration. Where do you start?     Read More >