Cozen O’Connor: Miller, Kristy

Kristy Z. Miller

Associate

New York

(212) 453-3722

(212) 509-9492

Kristy Z. Miller is an associate in the firm's Subrogation & Recovery Department, practicing in the New York office.

Kristy graduated from Drexel University School of Law, summa cum laude, and Saint Joseph’s University with a Bachelor of Arts in English. Kristy was a judicial intern with the Honorable Michael Erdos, Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas. She also worked as a legal intern at the U.S. Attorney's Office in Philadelphia. Kristy was a staff member of the Drexel Law Review. While in law school, she also worked as a teaching assistant for family law and constitutional law classes, and completed pro bono work for the Domestic Violence Assistant Project and the Innocence Project. She was awarded Best Performance in employment law, pretrial advocacy and legal history.

Kristy is currently admitted to the bar in New York state, and both state and federal courts in New Jersey.

Publications

No Harm, No Foul in Apple E-Book Notice Screw Up [Class Action Defense Review Blog]

October 04, 2014

In mid-September, class notices went out in the ongoing Apple E-books class action lawsuit that might have momentarily had Apple's attorneys a little concerned. Over three million potential members of the class received information detailing the next phase in the litigation–the trial to determine...

Chen v. Howard-Anderson: A Study in the Standards of Review and of D&O Conduct in the Merger Context [Global Insurance Alert]

May 08, 2014

Litigation over challenges to corporate mergers has swelled in recent years, exposing directors, officers and their D&O insurers to large amounts of defense costs and potentially great liability. The Delaware Chancery Court recently issued an opinion analyzing and explaining the various standards by which courts review challenges to director decision-making in the merger context, which provides a thorough summary for all interested parties.

Dispatches from the E-Book Wars [Class Action Defense Review Blog]

May 01, 2014

Apple’s e-book fortunes in the Southern District of New York darkened and then brightened this past week as Judge Denise Cote denied Apple’s request to stay its upcoming damages trial and plaintiffs’ class notification. Later in the week, however, the Second Circuit issued a temporary administrative...

Court Considers Warrantless Searches of Mobile Phones [The Legal Intelligencer]

May 01, 2014

In an article published in The Legal Intelligencer, Stephen Miller, a member of Cozen O’Connor’s Commercial Litigation and Criminal Defense & Internal Investigations Departments, and Kristy Miller, an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department, discuss the difficult task of reconciling traditional notions of privacy with evolving species of technology as it relates to two recent cases that address what level of privacy one can expect in data stored on a cellphone.

Fear and Trebling: E-Book Class Action Takes a(nother) Bite out of Apple [Class Action Defense Review Blog]

April 17, 2014

The legal drama continues for Apple, Inc., as the tech giant recently suffered another in a string of significant legal setbacks in the e-book antitrust saga in the Southern District of New York.  Last month, Judge Denise Cote granted the plaintiffs’ motion for class certification, allowing e-book...

Second Circuit: TCPA Class Actions Permitted in New York Federal Courts [Class Action Defense Review Blog]

January 24, 2014

A recent shift in 2nd Circuit law may lead to a rise in class actions under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). See Bank v. Independence Energy Grp. LLC, 736 F.3d 660 (2d Cir. 2013). After a 2012 Supreme Court case shed light on the proper interpretation of a section of the TCPA, the...

Second Circuit: TCPA Class-Action Filings Permitted in New York Federal Courts [Global Insurance Alert]

January 23, 2014

A recent shift in 2nd Circuit law may lead to a rise in class action litigation under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). See Bank v. Independence Energy Grp. LLC, 736 F.3d 660 (2d Cir. 2013). After a 2012 Supreme Court case shed light on the proper interpretation of a section of the TCPA, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit took up the question on December 3, 2013 and paved the way for TCPA class action suits in New York federal courts.

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  • Earle Mack School of Law at Drexel University , J.D., 2013
  • St. Joseph's University, B.A., 2010
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court -- New Jersey