A CHECKLIST APPROACH TO SUCCESSFUL MOTION PRACTICE
On Demand Seminar
ITEM #:  1732102101   |   EVENT CODE:  330875    |   CREDIT STATUS:  APPROVED
STANDARD PRICE
$245.00
MSBA MEMBER, NEW LAWYER, AND OTHER DISCOUNTS, IF APPLICABLE, WILL BE APPLIED DURING CHECKOUT.

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To claim CLE credit, view by:  November 9, 2022

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.

A Checklist Approach to Successful Motion Practice

A course valuable for experienced litigators and essential for newer litigators.

Originally presented:  September 25, 2020     |     Course length:  5.5 hours

  • 15 top litigators and judges reveal 9 valuable checklists on motion practice topics from motions to dismiss to appellate briefs.
  • Listen as they review their checklists and discover why each item made their lists.
  • Receive a master checklist (provided electronically) that combines all the individual checklists – more than 80 motion practice tips – for your next civil case.

Why a Checklist Approach? 
With all the rules, deadlines and details that accompany motion practice, how can you ensure that you’re not missing anything? By following a checklist. You’ll receive 9 checklists (provided electronically) full of helpful practice tips, pitfalls to avoid, rules to follow, strategic considerations to ponder and more. The seminar faculty have years of experience in state and federal courts. Benefit from their experience as they share the insights they have gained.

Join Us for This Online Course and Checklist Your Way to Success!
As Atul Gawande, surgeon and author of the best-selling book, The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right wrote, “Checklists seem able to defend anyone, even the experienced, against failure in many more tasks than we realized.”

Welcome and Seminar Overview  (15 MINUTES)
– Sybil L. Dunlop

8 Top Tips for Your Twiqbal Motion  (30 MINUTES)
– Sybil L. Dunlop

Beyond 12(b)(6): 9 Ways to Effectively Use the Rest of Rule 12  (30 MINUTES)
– Marty Chester

Motions to Compel: 10 Tips and Techniques for Getting What You Need Without Annoying the Judge  (30 MINUTES)
– Rachel C. Hughey & Nicole M. Moen

11 Keys to Drafting Your Summary Judgment Motion  (30 MINUTES)
– Katherine Moerke

A View from Behind the Bench – One Judge’s Perspective  (30 MINUTES)
– Magistrate Judge Elizabeth Cowan Wright & Jeya Paul

7 Tips for Drafting Successful Motions in Limine  (30 MINUTES)
– Archana Nath & Mark P. Schneebeck

We Laughed, We Cried: 9 Tips for Drafting a Well-Written Fact Section  (30 MINUTES)
– Barbara Jones

8 Ways to Make the Most of Oral Argument  (30 MINUTES)
– Adam R. Steinert

11 Strategies for Winning Your Injunction Motion  (30 MINUTES)
– Forrest Tahdooahnippah

9 Keys to a Successful Appellate Brief  (30 MINUTES)
– Mark R. Bradford

Questions & Answers  (15 MINUTES)

$245

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Scholarships available!
Need-based scholarships are available for in-person and online seminars. For further information or to obtain a scholarship application, contact us at 800-759-8840 or customerservice@minncle.org.

Minnesota CLE is applying to the Minnesota State Board of CLE for 5.5 standard CLE credits. The maximum number of total credits attendees may claim for this program is 5.5 credits.

Minnesota CLE is also applying to the Minnesota State Bar Association for 5.5 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.

STANDARD PRICE
$245.00
MSBA MEMBER, NEW LAWYER, AND OTHER DISCOUNTS, IF APPLICABLE, WILL BE APPLIED DURING CHECKOUT.
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