Basics of Trial Practice - After the Verdict
Friday, April 26, 2013
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MCLE CREDITS: 4.0 (3.0 Skills; 1.0 Areas of Professional Practice)
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
An 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
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Directions(FROM NORTH: 87 South to I-90 East (toward Boston), then 787 South to downtown Albany (Clinton Ave exit). Turn left at first light (Broadway), right at State Street and right at Lodge Street. Park at Crowne Plaza Hotel Parking Garage and walk up Pine Street. Turn right onto Eagle Street and continue to corner of Elk and Eagle Streets. State Bar Center is directly across the street.FROM SOUTH: NYS Exit 23 to 787. Exit Rt. 9 North and Rt 20 West, bear right. Turn left at light, right onto Broadway, left onto State Street and right at Lodge Street, where you may park at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Parking Garage. Follow walking directions above.FROM WEST: NYS Thruway Exit 24 to I-90 East (toward Boston). Take 787 South to downtown Albany (Clinton Avenue exit) and follow parking/walking directions above.FROM EAST: I-90 West to 787 South to downtown Albany (Clinton Avenue) and follow parking/walking directions above)
The last day to pre-register online was April 25, 2013.
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