When we think of a case with thousands (or possibly millions) of documents, many of us think of one word: B-O-R-I-N-G.
Expert witness Michael Wakshull has studied bias for years and sees these implicit biases manifest in every courtroom he testifies in. In this thought-provoking presentation, Mike will mainly discuss the six types of bias as defined by Black’s Law Dictionary, common types of bias in the courtroom, human error & overcoming bias in the courtroom.
Have you ever had a terrible client that made your life miserable? It probably was not you that was the problem – more than likely it was probably the client or the opposing counsel’s high conflict personality (HCP) that was the issue.
New York Attorneys can complete all 24 required online CLE hours via streaming audio & video and downloadable audio & video CLE courses. This includes the requirement to complete 4 hours of legal ethics and 1 hour of Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias.
In this entertaining CLE course, Mark Reichenthal will start by providing a brief recap of copyrights, trademarks, patents & trade secrets. Mark also stresses the importance of teaching employees about IP issues and establishing systems to help employees protect valuable intangible assets.
In this CLE course Cheryl Nolan will provide you with the highlights of animal law practice, what keeps Animal Law lawyers up at night and important practice tips.
Trial attorney Mark Mermelstein provides you with best practices for getting vital social media evidence admitted at trial, authenticating the electronic evidence, proving its relevance and overcoming hearsay objections. After completing this highly informative & practical course you will understand the legal, practical and ethical implications of using electronic evidence obtained from social media networks and the Internet at trial.
Have you dreamed about starting your own nonprofit to help injured animals or help local youth sports leagues? This is the CLE course if you want to learn how to help your local community groups like the PTA – or if you’re finally ready to start your own nonprofit.
The greatest trial in history – or just a show trial that stretched jurisdiction & legal principles to achieve the victor’s justice? Maybe it was just the best alternative. At the Tehran Conference in 1943, Stalin proposed “liquidating” 50,000 German military officers.
Experienced trial lawyers Jeffrey Kimmel and Joseph Bavaro provide a lively discussion filled with practical points and tips that you can deploy at your next trial. The dynamic duo will mainly discuss gaining credibility by being yourself, practically applying the rules of civil procedure to your case, building rapport with the jury during voir dire, telling your client’s story during the opening statement and listening to the other side’s case.