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8 Essential Attorney Tech Tools for Trial Presentation

8 Essential Attorney Tech Tools for Trial Presentation 150 150 Alex Braun

Effective trial attorneys know how storytelling aids can play a major role in supporting an argument in the courtroom. Recent technology has made these tools more convenient, portable and affordable.   Michael Ko – Groundworks Trial Consulting Mike Ko, owner of Groundworks Trial Consulting, has been operating technology at trials since 2008. As a professor at the…

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The End of the Jury Trial

The End of the Jury Trial 150 150 Jason Krause

Americans love a good trial — in theory. Think of every episode of Law & Order, movies like A Few Good Men or To Kill a Mockingbird, or the Jodi Arias coverage on cable. But in real life, surveys put lawyers at or near the top of the list of least respected professionals. Thanks to hostile…

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3 Steps to Better Deposition Designations

3 Steps to Better Deposition Designations 150 150 Jason Krause

Testimony from a living, breathing person is always better than recorded testimony in any legal matter. But given the cost and scheduling conflicts that come with a trial, recorded depositions are often a necessity. The most important tool at your disposal for making pre-recorded depositions effective is your deposition designations. Many lawyers take designations for…

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Make the eDiscovery Rules Work for You

Make the eDiscovery Rules Work for You 150 150 Jason Krause

  • Trial Tips from Nextpoint •  The adversarial nature of the system of law in the United States is not about cooperation and playing nice. In law school, lawyers are trained to crush their opposition. But the updated eDiscovery Rules of Civil Procedure and emerging case law actually make it not only possible to make…

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