Basics of Trial Practice - After the Verdict
Friday, April 12, 2013
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The trial is over, but your work is far from completed. What do you do after the jury returns their verdict? This unique half-day course will provide you with the information you need to navigate the tricky waters of post-verdict trial practice. Top notch trial lawyers will provide insights and practice tips re:
civil jury verdicts
Don't miss this practical course covering the crucial aspects of post-verdict trial practice so seldom discussed in trial advocacy programs.
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. - 9:10 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
9:10 a.m. - 10:00
Challenging the Verdict of the Civil Jury
10:00 a.m. - 10:50
An Introduction to Collateral Source Reductions under CPLR Sec.
4545 and Set-offs under GOL Sec. 15-108
10:50 a.m. - 11:05 a.m. Coffee Break
11:05 a.m. - 11:55
Introduction to the Operation of Articles 50-A 50-B of the CPLR
11:55 a.m. - 12:45
Preparing the Judgment and Bill of Costs
12:45 p.m. Adjournment
Maureen G. Fatcheric, Esq. (Local Chair), Costello, Cooney &
Fearon, PLLCP, Syracuse
DirectionsFROM EAST: NYS Thruway west to Exit 34A, Take Rt 481 south to I 690 west, then I 690 west to Teall Avenue Exit. Turn left onto Teall Avenue, go to 2nd light. Turn right onto Erie Blvd East and go to University Avenue. Turn left onto University Avenue, go 7 blocks and hotel is on left. FROM WEST: NYS Thruway east to Exit 39. Take I 690 east to I81 south to Exit 18 (Adams/Harrison St Exit). Bear left on exit ramp, go under I 81 bridge (Almond Street), go to 2nd light. Turn left onto East Adams Street, go to 4th light. Turn right onto University and go 2 blocks. Hotel is on left. FROM NORTH: Take I 81south to Exit 18 (Adams/Harrison Street Exit). Bear left on exit ramp, go under I 81 bridge (Almond Street), go to 2nd light. Turn left onto East Adams Street, go to 4th light. Turn right onto University Avenue, go 2 blocks and hotel is on left. FROM SOUTH: Take I 81 north to Exit 18 (Adams/Harrison Street Exit). Turn right onto East Adams Street, go to 4th light. Turn right onto University Avenue, go 2 blocks and hotel is on left.FROM NEW YORK CITY: Take Rt 17 to Binghamton. Take I 81 north to Syracuse and follow 'From South' directions)
The last day to pre-register online was April 11, 2013.
Accommodations for Persons with Disabilities: