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Commercial Litigation Opportunities: Fiduciary Duty Claims and Practical Considerations (Nov 2018)

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Session 1: Fiduciary Duty Claims: They’re Everywhere! Knowing when fiduciary duties arise and how they are applied is essential to trying commercial cases, yet fiduciary duties arise in numerous and sometimes unexpected circumstances and may be overlooked in the development of trial strategy. Their presence can have profound implications for the legal standards governing a party’s actions, the legal and equitable remedies available, and even the assignment of burdens of proof and other procedural aspects of trial. Learn how to spot these claims and what they mean for your next case.
 
Session 2: Practical Considerations in Commercial Litigation and Business Torts Listen to a discussion about opportunities in business litigation, including cutting edge issues such as third party finance, jury innovations, and business divorce. Consider potential ethical questions that may arise in each of these arenas.
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Total Credit Hours:
1.25 | 0.25 ethics     Credit Info
Specialization: Civil Appellate Law | Civil Trial Law | Consumer Law | Personal Injury Trial Law

TX MCLE credit expires: 12/31/2019

Includes: Video Audio Paper Slides

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1. Fiduciary Duty Claims: They’re Everywhere! (Nov 2018)

David M. Sheeren

0.50 0.00 0.00 0.50  

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Video (mp4) 30 mins
Audio (mp3) 29 mins
Paper (pdf) 38 pgs
Slides (pdf) 13 pgs

SESSION 1 — 30 mins, credit 0.50

Session 1:

Fiduciary Duty Claims: They’re Everywhere! (Nov 2018)

Knowing when fiduciary duties arise and how they are applied is essential to trying commercial cases, yet fiduciary duties arise in numerous and sometimes unexpected circumstances and may be overlooked in the development of trial strategy. Their presence can have profound implications for the legal standards governing a party’s actions, the legal and equitable remedies available, and even the assignment of burdens of proof and other procedural aspects of trial. Learn how to spot these claims and what they mean for your next case.

Originally presented at: Nov 2018 Civil Litigation Conference

David M. Sheeren, Gibbs & Bruns LLP - Houston, TX

2. Practical Considerations in Commercial Litigation and Business Torts (Nov 2018)

Sofia Adrogué, Hon. Caroline Elizabeth Baker

0.75 0.25 0.00 0.75 | 0.25 ethics  

Preview Session Materials

You may download session materials
for offline use.

Video (mp4) 43 mins
Audio (mp3) 43 mins
Paper (pdf) 241 pgs

SESSION 2 — 43 mins, credit 0.75 | 0.25 ethics

Session 2:

Practical Considerations in Commercial Litigation and Business Torts (Nov 2018)

Discuss opportunities in business litigation, including cutting edge issues such as third party finance, jury innovations, and business divorce. Consider potential ethical questions that may arise in each of these arenas.

Originally presented at: Nov 2018 Civil Litigation Conference

Sofia Adrogué, Diamond McCarthy LLP - Houston, TX
Hon. Caroline Elizabeth Baker, 295th Civil District Court - Houston, TX