Format: VIDEO. In this program, nationally renowned defense lawyer Lisa Wayne will present fundamental factors that impact your decision whether to put on defense witnesses and/or to put your own client on the stand. If you do, she will cover critical details on how to best prepare them for cross examination while addressing the defendant’s testimony and critical strategy points that your client needs to aware before taking a stand. You will gain vital preparation techniques that will help you practice and plan for cross with your witnesses before the trial.
This program is eligible for CLE credit in the following states: AK, AZ, CA, CO, MO, MT, ND, NH, NV, NY, OR, and VT.
• How to use videoconferencing to collaboratively work with other law firms both for face to face case strategy meetings and joint document review using WebEx
• How to merge all your to do lists into one effective time management tool to manage cases and people using Todoist
• How to easily handle photo and video documentation by the lawyer of accident sites and/or evidence for case management, paralegal handling, file integration, PowerPoint presentation content, etc. using GoPro 4
• Question and answer session
Tort reform highlighted the most recent session of the West Virginia Legislature. The law of comparative fault, health care liability, premises liability, punitive damages, and other aspects of the State’s tort system were addressed. This presentation will discuss the impacts of this recent legislation on litigators and others following what is likely only the first round of tort reform in West Virginia.
MCLE approval can be requested in California, Colorado, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and Wisconsin.