Nov

    Tips and Traps When Working with Economic Experts

    Hyatt Regency Chicago, 12:30 PM EST

    Expert economic testimony has become increasingly important in antitrust cases. Working effectively with economic experts, though, goes beyond just compliance with Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26, Federal Rule of Evidence 702, or Daubert.  This program will focus on practical issues that arise when working with economic experts, especially in the expert report phase.  For example, how far in advance of a report filing date should you hire an expert? What does it mean for the expert to have “considered” facts or data under Rule 26?  When does the expert’s backup material need to be produced and in what form? What is subject to discovery and what is not?  When should depositions be scheduled in relation to the filing of the report? When and how can an expert change the answers in his or her deposition transcript?

     
    Moderator: 

    * Ian Conner, Kirkland & Ellis

    Speakers:  

    * Andrew Abere, The Brattle Group
    * Anna Fabish, O'Melveny & Myers
    * Steve Williams, Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy

    FREE:  Antitrust Section Members, Government, Nonprofit Employees and Students.
    $25.00:  Other Non Members.

    Learn about Section membership or call 800-285-2221 to join with source code:  RAT14IP25.  Instructions for accessing the live program will be provided in a confirmation email.  For this and all upcoming events visit:  http://AmBar.org/ATEvents.

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    Provided all releases are obtained, MP3 recordings of this program will be available to Section members on the Committee Program Audio page.

     

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    Tips and Traps When Working with Economic Experts

    Event Details

    Format

    Teleconference

    Date

    Nov 14, 2014

    2014-11-14T12:30:00-05:00 2014-11-14T13:30:00-05:00 Tips and Traps When Working with Economic Experts

    Expert economic testimony has become increasingly important in antitrust cases. Working effectively with economic experts, though, goes beyond just compliance with Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26, Federal Rule of Evidence 702, or Daubert.  This program will focus on practical issues that arise when working with economic experts, especially in the expert report phase.  For example, how far in advance of a report filing date should you hire an expert? What does it mean for the expert to have “considered” facts or data under Rule 26?  When does the expert’s backup material need to be produced and in what form? What is subject to discovery and what is not?  When should depositions be scheduled in relation to the filing of the report? When and how can an expert change the answers in his or her deposition transcript?

     
    Moderator: 

    * Ian Conner, Kirkland & Ellis

    Speakers:  

    * Andrew Abere, The Brattle Group
    * Anna Fabish, O'Melveny & Myers
    * Steve Williams, Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy

    FREE:  Antitrust Section Members, Government, Nonprofit Employees and Students.
    $25.00:  Other Non Members.

    Learn about Section membership or call 800-285-2221 to join with source code:  RAT14IP25.  Instructions for accessing the live program will be provided in a confirmation email.  For this and all upcoming events visit:  http://AmBar.org/ATEvents.

    CLE
    The ABA is not seeking CLE credit for this program.

    Audio Archive
    Provided all releases are obtained, MP3 recordings of this program will be available to Section members on the Committee Program Audio page.

     

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