Learn the latest on Mastering Discovery: Depositions, Interrogatories, Document Requests, & Admissions CLE with this convenient, 24/7 On-demand Seminar & Complimentary Podcast. Register to obtain CLE & MCLE credit, online access to course & reference materials, and attend this on-demand seminar. YOU MAY LISTEN FROM ALMOST ANY TYPE OF COMPUTER OR IPOD. ACCESS TO THE RECORDING AND MATERIALS DOES NOT EXPIRE.
Mastering Discovery: Depositions, Interrogatories, Document Requests, & Admissions Benefits:
90-Minute On-demand Seminar & Complimentary Podcast
Listen as many times as you wish and ACCESS TO THE RECORDING AND MATERIALS DOES NOT EXPIRE
Includes Online Access to Course/Reference Material & Complimentary Podcast.
Register for CLE & MCLE credit - specific credit hours are listed at the bottom of this page.
From the evolving substantive law to practical aspects of Mastering Discovery: Depositions, Interrogatories, Document Requests, & Admissions, this program will cover the best techniques and practices to better ensure your success in litigation. Successful counsel must carefully draft requests and responses to interrogatories, document requests, requests for admissions, and other written discovery to ensure compliance with state and federal rules while eliciting and protecting the evidence needed to prevail. We'll cover specific strategies and solutions, including formulating discovery plans, winning methods for propounding written discovery, and ideal approaches for responding to opposition requests. Our distinguished seminar faculty will also cover successful arguments relating to motions to compel and motions for protective orders. Registration includes access to complete course and reference materials to outline and diagram the discussed best arguments, practices, and techniques. The nationally recognized instructors will share their insight on many real life case histories to illustrate the effectiveness of various best strategies. Register today to learn the most effective plans on Mastering Depositions, Interrogatories, Document Requests, & Admissions. Agenda: 1. Drafting Effective Interrogatories, Document Requests, & Admissions:
a. Best Practices on Formulating a Discovery Plan
b. Successfully Limiting the Scope of Discovery
c. Overlooked Permissible Discovery Tools
d. The Role of Consulting Experts v. Testifying Experts
e. Propounding The Right Kind of Written Discovery
f. Structuring Requests for Disclosure, Production, Admissions, & Interrogatories 2. Responding to Discovery, Compelling Discovery, Protective Orders, and Court Ordered Discovery
a. Overview of the Discovery Rules
b. Handling Privileges to Benefit Your While Complying with the Rules
c. Practice Pointers on Responding to Discovery
d. Effective Objections
e. Mandatory Disclosures
f. Effective Approaches to Motions to Compel & Motions for Protective Orders
g. Winning at Discovery Disputes
h. Responding to Opposition Requests 3. Mastering Effective Depositions:
a. Preparing for the Successful Deposition
b. Strategies on Witness Preparation
c. Techniques for Taking Effective Depositions
d. Preparing Your Client for Video Performance
e. Propounding Best Practices on Defending Depositions
4. Recorded Question & Answer Session Biography of Seminar Faculty:
1. Mark B. Morse
has over twenty-five years of litigation experience, having handled cases before state supreme courts, appeals courts, as well as countless superior and district courts. Mr. Morse has also written and argued appeals to the United States Court of Appeals. He is a member of his state bar association’s House of Delegates, Executive Committee. Mr. Morse is also the Co-Editor of a Discovery and Deposition Practice Volume, which has received an award of "Best Publication" by a leading association. He has been certified in trial advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy since 2000 and has been nominated by his peers as a SuperLawyer.
2. Keriann Roman
practices law in the areas of appellate law, land use and development, civil litigation and municipal law. Ms. Roman began her career as a law clerk for a State Supreme Court Justice followed by a clerkship to a Senior U.S. District Court Judge. Ms. Roman is experienced in preparing and arguing motions before the state courts of her bar, as well as in discovery matters and appellate practice in her bar’s state and federal courts. She has also managed discovery in a multi-district litigation. Uniquely familiar with state and federal practice given her clerking experience, Ms. Roman has co-authored a book chapter on discovery motions and practice. She serves on the Complaint Screening Committee of the Attorney Discipline Office of her state bar.
3. Sander Bak
is a Partner at Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP, where he has represented domestic and international corporations in many significant federal court litigations. He served as counsel in a matter in which he represented a foreign head of state, he has successfully argued complex constitutional issues related to wartime application of federal financial laws, he has been involved in several high-profile trust and estate matters, and he has had success in securities litigation matters, leading a well-known media publication to cite Mr. Bak for his securities litigation expertise. Mr. Bak has written and lectured extensively on international law and securities litigation issues. He previously practiced at Cravath, Swaine, and Moore. Mr. Bak holds a J.D. from Columbia Law School. Who should attend this seminar?
Attorneys, paralegals, and legal professionals.
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Attend this 24/7 on-demand seminar & podcast for CLE & MCLE credit with the following pending & approved jurisdictions:
1. Alaska Bar Association for 1.5 CLE Credits *
2. Alabama State Bar MCLE Commission for 1.5 MCLE credits
3. Arizona State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits**
4. State Bar of California for 1.5 MCLE credits
5. Colorado Supreme Court Board of Continuing Legal & Judicial Education for 1.8 CLE Credits
6. Connecticut (CLE credits are not required, but are encouraged)**
7. District of Columbia (CLE credits are not required)***
8. Florida Bar for 2.0 CLE credits
9. Georgia Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
10. Idaho State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
11. Louisiana Supreme Court Commission on MCLE for 1.5 MCLE credits
12. Maryland (CLE credits are not required)**
13. Massachusetts (CLE credits are not required)**
14. Michigan (CLE credits are not required)**
15. Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits
16. Nevada Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits
17. New Jersey Board on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits (per Rule 201:4)
18. New Mexico Minimum Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE credits
19. New York State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
20. North Carolina State Bar Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits
21. Oregon State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
22. Rhode Island Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Commission for 1.5 CLE credits
23. South Dakota (CLE credits are not required)**
24. Texas State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
25. Utah State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 MCLE credits
26. Vermont Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE credits
27. Virginia State Bar for 1.5 MCLE credits
28. Washington State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 MCLE credits
29. Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners for 1.5 CLE credits
30. Wyoming State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits
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* Members of the Alaska Bar Association may report 1.5 CLE credits for participating in this course as it has been approved by other mandatory CLE jurisdictions for 1.5 CLE credits.
** The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement. This activity may qualify for up to 1.5 hours toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona, including 0 hour(s) of professional responsibility.
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