10/31–> Complementary Judicial Panel Program: AS JUDGES SEE IT– Top Mistakes Lawyers Make in Civil Litigation

The National Business Institute Inc. is offering complimentary passes to students to attend our upcoming seminar: AS JUDGES SEE IT– Top Mistakes Lawyers Make in Civil Litigation.  2Ls & 3Ls –> please RSVP by email Alisa Rosales by Monday, October 13th, and your contact information will be forwarded to the organizers (this event is all day and for the complementary pass, you are expected to attend the entire event):

As Judges See It: Top Mistakes Lawyers Make in Civil Litigation

 Friday, October 31, 2014 – Holiday Inn Cheyenne

9:00 – 12:00 Session – Panel Members: Judge Roberta A. Coates, Judge Dennis L. Sanderson, Judge Marvin L. Tyler, Moderator: Richard A. Mincer

  • What Attorneys MUST Know about the Local Court Procedure
  • Summary Judgment Hearings – What Information the Judge Needs to Make a Ruling
  • Keys to a Successful Pre-Trial Conference
  • Case Scheduling and Keeping the Court Apprised of Case Updates
  • Issues that Should be Resolved without the Judges’ Involvement
  • Motions Hearings
  • Your Briefs: What Judges Don’t Want to See and How to Get to the Point Quickly

1:00 – 4:30 Session – Panel Members: Judge Roberta A. Coates, Judge Dennis L. Sanderson, Judge Marvin L. Tyler, Moderator: Richard A. Mincer

  • Legal Ethics 1:00 – 2:00
  • Unacceptable Litigation Tactics
  • How Judges Decide When and How to Use Sanctions
  • Witness and Evidence Management
  • Bench vs. Jury Trial: Case Presentation Tips
  • Judges’ View of Jury Selection and Communications

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