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Drafting and Replying to Interrogatories, Document Requests, and Admissions CLE - Telephonic Seminar - 24/7 On-demand Recording and Complimentary Podcast

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Learn the latest on Drafting and Replying to Interrogatories, Document Requests, and Admissions with this convenient, 24/7 On-demand Seminar and Complimentary Podcast. Register to obtain CLE and MCLE credit, online access to complete course and 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.

Drafting and Replying to Interrogatories, Document Requests, and Admissions CLE

90-Minute On-demand Seminar and Complimentary Podcast
Listen as many times as you wish and ACCESS TO THE RECORDING AND MATERIALS DOES NOT EXPIRE
Includes Online Access to complete Course/Reference Material and Complimentary Podcast.


Register for CLE and MCLE credit - specific credit hours are listed at the bottom of this page.

Benefits:

You can save tens of thousands of dollars in fees for clients by prevailing in discovery. Over 99% of cases today resolve before ever reaching a jury, which makes discovery more important than ever. Successful counsel must carefully consider discovery strategies and techniques to ensure compliance with the latest state and federal rules, while determining how to locate key pieces of evidence. We'll cover specific strategies and solutions, including formulating discovery plans, successful arguments relating to motions to compel and motions for protective orders. The speakers for this program include two leading trial attorneys and one of the country's most distinguished professors of advocacy and skills training. Our distinguished seminar faculty will also cover how to find critical pieces of evidence against exclusion. Registration includes access to complete course and reference materials to outline and diagram the discussed best arguments, practices, and techniques. Register today to learn the most effective plans on Drafting and Responding to Interrogatories, Requests for Production, and Admissions.

Agenda:

1. Drafting and Responding to Interrogatories, Requests for Production, and Admissions:

a. Best Practices on Formulating a Discovery Plan

b. Successfully Limiting the Scope of Discovery

c. Overlooked Permissible Discovery Tools

d. Formulating Expert Witness interrogatories and Request for Production

e. Propounding The Right Kind of Written Discovery

f. Structuring Requests for Disclosure, Production, Admissions, and Interrogatories

2. Effective Tools In Attacking and Defending Discovery Requests:

a. Avoiding the Pitfalls of Objections and Motions to Strike

b. Best Practices on Offers of Proof

c. Removing the Nuisances of Limited Admissibility

d. Making the Best Use of Contents of Writings, Recordings, and Photographs

3. Responding to Discovery, Compelling Discovery, Protective Orders, and Court Ordered Discovery:

a. Overview of the Discovery Rules

b. Handling Privileges to Benefit You 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 and Motions for Protective Orders

g. Winning at Discovery Disputes

h. Responding to Opposition Requests

4. Recorded Question and Answer Session

Biography of Seminar Faculty:

Reuben Guttman is a founding member of Guttman, Buschner and Brooks PLLC. His practice involves complex litigation and class actions. He has represented clients in claims brought under the Federal False Claims Act, securities laws, the Price Anderson Act, Department of Energy statutes and regulations, the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act (WARN), Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO) and various employment discrimination, labor and environmental statutes. He has also tried and/or litigated claims involving fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, antitrust, business interference and other common law torts. The International Business Times has called Mr. Guttman “one of the world’s most prominent whistleblower attorneys.” He has served as counsel in some of the largest recoveries under the False Claims Act. Mr. Guttman served as lead counsel in a series of cases resulting in the recovery of more than $30 million under the Federal Fair Labor Standards Act. Mr. Guttman is the author and/or editor of numerous articles, book chapters, and technical publications and his commentary has appeared in Market Watch, American Lawyer Media, AOL Government, Accounting Today, and the Jerusalem Post. In addition to his writings, Mr. Guttman has testified before committees of the United States House of Representatives and the United States Senate on the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA). In 1992, he advised President-elect Clinton’s transition team on labor policy and worker health and safety regulation. Mr. Guttman earned his law degree at Emory University School of Law, where he has been appointed as a Senior Fellow and Adjunct Professor at the Emory University School of Law Center for Advocacy and Dispute Resolution and has been a Team Leader for the school's Trial Techniques Program.

2. Phillip Barber practices at Richard A. Harpootlian P.A., where he focuses on complex civil litigation, whistleblower and false claims cases, class actions, civil rights litigation, business disputes, antitrust, and personal injury cases. Mr. Barber is a graduate of Oxford, where he read Philosophy, Politics, and Economics. Mr. Barber received his J.D. and LL.M. from the Duke University School of Law He previously served as a judicial law clerk on the U.S. District Court and also practiced at a large international law firm.

3. Paul J. Zwier II is a Professor of Law at Emory University Law School, where he is one of the nation's most distinguished professors of advocacy and skills training. As director of the advocacy skills program, director of Emory’s program for international advocacy and dispute resolution, and a professor of law, Prof. Zwier comes to Emory from the University of Tennessee Law School. At UT he was professor of law and director of the Center for Advocacy and Dispute Resolution. He is the former director of public education for the National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA) and has taught and designed public and in-house skills programs in trial advocacy, appellate advocacy, advocacy in mediation, motion practice, negotiations, legal strategy, e-discovery, supervisory and leadership skills, and expert testimony at deposition and trial for more than 20 years. Prof. Zwier is the author of numerous books and articles, including Principled Negotiation on an International Stage: Talking with Evil, Cambridge University Press; History, Creative Imagination, and Forgiveness in Mediation on an International Stage: Practical Lessons from Paul Ricoeur’s Hermeneutics, Journal of Law and Religion; Moving From an Inquisitorial to an Oral Adversarial System in Mexico: Jurisprudential, Criminal Procedure, Evidence Law and Trial Advocacy Implications (with Alexander Barney); Torts: Cases, Problems, and Exercises 4th ed. (LexisNexis) (with Weaver, Bauman, Cross, Klein, Martin); Mastering Torts (North Carolina Press); Fact Investigation: A Practical Guide to Interviewing, Counseling, and Case Theory Development, (with Bocchino) (NITA);Supervisory and Leadership Skills in the Modern Law Practice (NITA); Legal Strategy (NITA); Effective Expert Testimony, 3d. (NITA) (with Malone); Advanced Negotiation and Mediation Theory and Practice (2d.) (with Guernsey) (NITA); Looking to 'Ground Motive' for a Religious Foundation for Law, 54 Emory Law Journal 357; and The Utility of a Nonconsequentialist Rationale for Civil-Jury-Awarded Punitive Damages, 54 Kansas Law Review 403. He has made professional presentations and consulted with dozens of law firms and other organizations. In addition to torts, Prof. Zwier teaches evidence, advanced trial advocacy, and an advanced negotiation seminar.

CLE Credit: Rossdale CLE is a national leader in attorney education and has trained thousands of attorneys, paralegals, and other legal professionals.

Alabama State Bar MCLE Commission for 1.5 MCLE credits

Alaska Bar Association for 1.5 CLE Credits *

Arizona State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits**

Arkansas Supreme Court - Office of Prof. Programs for 1.5 CLE credits

California State Bar for 1.5 MCLE credits

Colorado Supreme Court Board of Continuing Legal and Judicial Education for 1.8 CLE Credits

Connecticut for 1.5 CLE Credits

District of Columbia (CLE credits are not required)***

Florida Bar for 2.0 CLE credits

Georgia Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

Hawaii State Board of CLE for 1.5 CLE credits

Indiana Commission for Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE Credits

Kansas Continuing Legal Education Commission for 1.5 CLE Credits

Kentucky Bar Association for 1.5 CLE Credits

Louisiana Supreme Court Commission on MCLE for 1.5 MCLE credits

Maryland (CLE credits are not required)***

Massachusetts (CLE credits are not required)**

Michigan (CLE credits are not required)***

Minnesota State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits

Mississippi Commission on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits

Missouri Bar for 1.8 MCLE Credits

Nebraska Mandatory Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits ******

Nevada Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits

New Hampshire for 1.5 CLE credits ****

New Jersey Board on Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits (per Rule 201:4)

New York State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

North Carolina State Bar Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 CLE credits

Ohio - Supreme Court of Ohio Commission on CLE for 1.5 CLE Credits

Oklahoma Bar Association for 1.5 CLE Credits

Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE Credits

Puerto Rico for 1.5 CLE credits (Tribunal Supremo de Puerto Rico)

South Dakota (CLE credits are not required)***

Tennessee Commission on CLE for 1.5 CLE Credits

Texas State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

Utah State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.5 MCLE credits

Vermont Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.5 CLE credits

Virginia State Bar for 1.5 MCLE credits

Washington for 1.5 CLE credits

Wisconsin Board of Bar Examiners for 1.5 CLE credits

Wyoming State Bar for 1.5 CLE credits

Additional States - call customer service at (888) 626-3462

* 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.

*** States that do not require CLE are indicated above. Rossdale does not apply for CLE in these states as CLE credit is not required.

**** The New Hampshire does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Continuing Legal Education requirement. Pursuant to NH Supreme Court Rule 53, this activity may be counted for up to 1.5 CLE hours.

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