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Through December 31, 2023, Minnesota-licensed attorneys can satisfy continuing legal education requirements by viewing and reporting up to 30 credits of on demand programming. Effective the first reporting period after January 1, 2024, there is no limit. Depending on the jurisdiction in which you practice, you may or may not be able to claim credit for viewing this on demand seminar. Please check with your licensing agency for accreditation information.
Originally presented: January 7, 2019 | Course length: 3.0 hours
Preparing Compelling Legal Memoranda and Supporting Papers (45 MINUTES)
How do you make the undisputed or disputed facts clear and focus the court on specific factual or legal issues that must be decided?
– Theresa M. Bevilacqua; Dorsey & Whitney LLP; Minneapolis
Presenting the Winning Argument as the Proponent of the Motions (45 MINUTES)
How do you overcome the reluctance of many judges to terminate litigation? How do you focus on the key points to preempt your opponent's argument and answer the most likely questions from the court?
– Thomas W. Tinkham, Course Chair; Dorsey & Whitney LLP; Minneapolis
Respondent’s Arguments that Will Ensure the Case Continues (45 MINUTES)
How do you effectively show the court the available facts that require the case to proceed? How do you establish your credibility regarding the legal standard the court should adopt?
– William Z. Pentelovitch; Maslon LLP; Minneapolis
What Judges Need to See and Hear to Make the Best Decision (45 MINUTES)
From the standpoint of the court, what are the best practices in writing memoranda? What types of oral presentation are most effective? What practices interfere with successful motion practice?
– Chief Judge Ivy S. Bernhardson; Fourth Judicial District; Minneapolis
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Minnesota CLE has applied to the Minnesota State Board of CLE for 3.0 standard CLE credits. The maximum number of total credits you may claim for attending this program is 3.0 credits.
Minnesota CLE also is applying to the Minnesota State Bar Association for 3.0 civil trial specialist credits.
Depending on the jurisdiction in which you practice, you may or may not be able to claim credit for viewing this on demand seminar. Please check with your licensing agency for accreditation information.