Arthur M. Kaplan, of counsel, is a graduate of the Harvard Law School (J.D., cum laude, 1970), where he served as Articles Editor of the Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review. Mr. Kaplan began practicing antitrust and complex litigation in 1970, and has served as lead plaintiffs' counsel in a series of important matters. He commenced the In re Copper Antitrust Litigation, an action brought on behalf of major purchasers of copper cathode alleging a conspiracy to manipulate world copper prices, which settled favorably in 2007. Mr. Kaplan is an elected member of the American Law Institute, has guest lectured on litigation topics at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, and has held leadership positions with the American Antitrust Institute and the Committee to Support the Antitrust Laws. Mr. Kaplan is a member of the National Board of the ACLU, and is Vice-President of the Philadelphia ACLU and serves on its board. University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1967, A.B. Harvard University Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1970, J.D.