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The Car Crash Seminar

Austin – Aug 17-18, 2017 – Norris Conference Center
Live Webcast – Aug 17-18, 2017

The Car Crash Seminar is the ULTIMATE program for practitioners of all experience levels. In-depth fundamentals take you from initial client contact through trial or settlement. Come away with the definitive set of resource materials including sample forms.   2017 program highlights: Gain practical tips and strategies for plaintiff and defense counsel, including working up the case, managing client expectations, negotiating with the insurance adjuster, guidance on the use of medical records, persuading the jury, and making effective opening statements and closing arguments Hear a summary of current legislative issues and outcomes affecting personal injury attorneys Obtain an overview of Texas auto policies, including truck wrecks, damages, ride-sharing service claims, and more Examine the ever-changing rules regarding Medicare and Medicaid, ERISA, workers’ comp, hospital liens, state and local employees, and disability plans Learn about the assessment, treatment, and rehabilitation of common spinal injuries caused by motor vehicle collisions Explore the innovative technology and accident reconstruction resources to support your electronic trial presentation Hear the judicial perspective on what does and doesn't work well in jury trials Earn up to 11.00 hours of MCLE credit, including 2.50 hours of ethics credit Enhance your car crash knowledge. Regardless of your experience level, you don’t want to miss this program! more »

Total Credit Hours:
11.00 | 2.50 ethics    Credit Info
Specializations:
Civil Appellate Law
Civil Trial Law
Personal Injury Trial Law
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Winning at Deposition: Skills and Strategy

Austin – Aug 24, 2017 – Thompson Conference Center

A successful deposition is the most important weapon you have to win your case. But much of the conventional wisdom about depositions is completely wrong. How can you be sure to get it right every time? Attend this one-day conference to learn from top Texas litigators as they share their deposition tips and techniques. Gain fail-safe tricks for a winning strategy at depositions Discover the secrets to successful witness preparation Acquire the skills to effectively cross-examine an adverse witness and deal with evasive and combative witnesses Learn how to beat the other side's expert witness and defend your own Understand the unique strategies for taking a deposition in a contract case Master the art of taking the deposition of a corporate representative Learn techniques to put combative lawyers in their place Attendees of the live conference will receive a complimentary copy of Winning at Deposition, the award-winning book by D. Shane Read. more »

Total Credit Hours:
7.00    Credit Info
Specializations:
Administrative Law
Bankruptcy Law
Civil Appellate Law
Civil Trial Law
Consumer and Commercial Law
Criminal Appellate Law
Criminal Law
Family Law
Juvenile Law
Labor and Employment Law
Personal Injury Trial Law
Workers' Compensation Law
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Civil Litigation Conference

Austin – Nov 2-3, 2017 – Renaissance Hotel

Join leading litigators, judges, and law professors at the 41st Annual Page Keeton Civil Litigation Conference at the Renaissance Hotel in Austin. The program provides updates and analysis of important developments in civil litigation practice, with substantive coverage of practice tips, advocacy strategies, and important trends. more »

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In-House
Bring the conference in-house. Audio presentations, papers, and slides for learning with your colleagues—for MCLE credit.

Includes audio plus a binder for each participant.
eCourses
On-demand learning. Stream or download the best presentations from our live conferences—for MCLE credit.


Includes audio, papers and slides.

Materials
Comprehensive audio and binders from live conferences—for research and self-study.


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Litigation

Willful Patent Infringement After the Supreme Court’s Opinion in Halo v. Pulse and its Progeney

Alan P. Block, William L. LaFuze
Presented at the 2017 Advanced Patent Law Institute

Paper – 21 pgs
$25
Slides – 27 pgs
$5
Audio – 45 mins
$10
Paper – 21 pgs preview Slides – 27 pgs preview Audio preview

Claims Construction

Kenneth R. Adamo, Eugene Goryunov
Presented at the 2017 Advanced Patent Law Institute

Paper – 185 pgs
$25
Slides – 15 pgs
$5
Audio – 53 mins
$10
Paper – 185 pgs preview Slides – 15 pgs preview Audio preview

The Federal Circuit on PTAB Patent Trials: An Overview of Recent Decisions

Scott C. Weidenfeller
Presented at the 2017 Advanced Patent Law Institute

Slides – 9 pgs
$5
Audio – 24 mins
$10
Slides – 9 pgs preview Audio preview

Class Warfare—Class Litigation Proceedings and Structures in Bankruptcy

Katharine Clark, Jay H. Ong
Presented at the 2016 Jay L. Westbrook Bankruptcy Conference

Paper – 23 pgs
$25
Slides – 14 pgs
$5
Audio – 30 mins
$10
Paper – 23 pgs preview Slides – 14 pgs preview Audio preview

Tips for Trying an Insurance Case

John Scott Black, Christopher W. Martin
Presented at the 2016 Insurance Law Institute

Audio – 44 mins
$10
Audio preview

​Attorney Fees in Insurance Litigation: What Works and What Doesn’t

Robert D. Allen
Presented at the 2016 Insurance Law Institute

Paper – 14 pgs
$25
Slides – 6 pgs
$5
Audio – 30 mins
$10
Paper – 14 pgs preview Audio preview

Social Media and Homeowners Insurance: Are Your Facebook Posts Covered?

Clayton N. Matheson
Presented at the 2016 Insurance Law Institute

Paper – 16 pgs
$25
Slides – 13 pgs
$5
Audio – 27 mins
$10
Paper – 16 pgs preview Slides – 13 pgs preview Audio preview

​When One is Many: Occurrences, Insurance Towers, and Exhaustion

R. Brent Cooper, Patrick J. Wielinski
Presented at the 2016 Insurance Law Institute

Paper – 20 pgs
$25
Audio – 56 mins
$10
Paper – 20 pgs preview Audio preview

Insured's Right to Independent Counsel: Navigating Texas Case Law Since the Davalos Decision

J. James Cooper, Caitlin R. Garber, Candace A. Ourso
Presented at the 2016 Insurance Law Institute

Paper – 14 pgs
$25
Slides – 9 pgs
$5
Audio – 46 mins
$10
Paper – 14 pgs preview Audio preview

In the Trenches: Litigation from the Insured's Perspective

Norton A. Colvin Jr.
Presented at the 2016 Insurance Law Institute

Paper – 9 pgs
$25
Audio – 15 mins
$10
Paper – 9 pgs preview Audio preview
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