Articles

Tips for Using the Foundational Voir Dire

By John McNichols and Joshua Tully – February 21, 2019 | Learn to use an overlooked tool to keep bad documents out in criminal cases.

Closing Arguments: Common Pitfalls and Pointers

By Lauren Reynolds and Bryan Gottfredson – February 21, 2019 | Ignorance of what constitutes improper conduct during closing can have a severe detrimental impact on a client’s case.

Practice Points

Papa John’s Executives Ordered to Produce Emails and Text Messages from Personal Accounts

By Aaron R. Sims – January 31, 2019 | This decision provides insight into actions that companies and their directors and officers can take to try to protect personal communications from discovery.

Federal Forum Selection Provision Invalidated by State Court

By Travis Dunkelberger – January 31, 2019 | The court’s decision relied heavily on the seminal decision in Boilermakers Local 154 Retirement Fund v. Chevron Corp.

Audio

Examining a Witness' Non-Verbal Communication

By Chris A. Meyers – March 28, 2019 | In this segment, you will learn how to prepare your witness to produce strong nonverbal cues, positive body language, and to thrive under cross-examination.

Cross-Examining the Economic Damages Expert

By Christopher Ruhland and Nathan McClellan – March 28, 2019 | In this podcast, Christopher Ruhland and Nathan McClellan discuss two strategies for cross-examining an economic damages expert at trial.

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