Thought leaders from around the world contribute their perspectives on landmark cases, new legislation, and legal perspectives on new technologies, business practices, and civil procedure.
Kenneth R. Berman
How better preparation strategies produce more potent testimony
Benjamin Slater III
What are the keys to success in the courtroom?
There are reasons to hire an expert with 30-plus years of experience, but don't underestimate the skills of a first timer.
John F. Hill
Tips for a jury trial preparation
Charles B. McFarland
You must know the best questions to ask an attorney you are considering for your condemnation case.
More lawsuits mean more opportunities for expert witnesses in all industries and specialties.
Campbell D. Barrett and Judge Lynda B. Munro
Every trial has the potential for an appeal. The likelihood of an appeal is enhanced when the judge has picked a clear winner and loser after a family bench trial.
Lynn Kappelman and Dawn Solowey
While the trial team’s deep knowledge of the trial record is an important resource, if that team does not also have appellate experience, consider an appellate specialist to lead the next phase of the case.
Michelle V. Rafter
Judge Shira A. Scheindlin means it when she says social media is “totally disrupting the court system.”
Students for Fair Admissions is challenging Harvard's policy of holistic admissions—and might change the future of affirmative action.
Things to look for and things to avoid when choosing a medical expert for trial.
Morrison & Foerster
Jury trial won for the University of California Davis in—yes—a strawberry patent infringement case.
Between a Rock and a Hard Place: The Preparation and Filing of Sensitive Tax and Information Returns, and the Practitioner’s Dilemma
Richard J. Sapinski
Richard J. Sapinski and Eric L. Green discuss defending someone under investigation in a criminal tax case and examine how these cases can get complicated by “sensitive tax returns.
The jury is out.
Arguedas, Cassman, Headley & Goldman
Cris Arguedas on defending the accused.
Fine, Kaplan and Black
Roberta Liebenberg discusses her first-of-its-kind empirical study.