CIVIL LITIGATION OUTLOOK – HOT TOPICS IN 2021
Live Webcast Seminar
ITEM #:  2035142101   |   EVENT CODE:  339435    |   CREDIT STATUS:  APPROVED
MEMBER PRICE
$155.00
STANDARD PRICE
$175.00
MSBA MEMBER, NEW LAWYER, AND OTHER DISCOUNTS, IF APPLICABLE, WILL BE APPLIED DURING CHECKOUT.

IN-PERSON PASSHOLDERS:
You may use your Pass to register for the live webcast at no charge.

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Tuesday, January 26, 2021

12:55 PM - 4:15 PM

LIVE ONLINE ONLY – NO IN-PERSON ATTENDANCE
In-Person Passholders – You may use your Pass to register for the live webcast at no charge.

Civil Litigation Outlook – Hot Topics in 2021

Cutting-Edge Information, Critical insights and Practical Solutions


2020 was the year that transformed the way we practice law. Our exceptional faculty provides practical tips and advice for navigating the changing litigation landscape and getting better results for your clients.

Topics at this course include:

  • COVID-19 Class Actions and MDLs: Emerging and Expected Realities for Insurance Coverage and Employment Litigation
  • Trying Cases During a Pandemic – Notes from the Trenches
  • Litigating in the Wake of Protest – Civil Rights Claims Under Section 1983


See also:

2021 Civil Litigators Update

12:25 – 12:55 p.m.
JOIN ONLINE


12:55 – 1:00 p.m.
Welcome


1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
COVID-19 Class Actions and MDLs: Emerging and Expected Realities for Insurance Coverage and Employment Litigation
Join our panel of experts for an enlightening discussion of the impact of Covid-19 and what to expect in 2021 in this rapidly expanding area of litigation.
– Sarah E. Bushnell; Arthur Chapman Kettering Smetak & Pikala, P.A.; Minneapolis
– Michael P. North; Arthur Chapman Kettering Smetak & Pikala, P.A.; Minneapolis
– Beth A. Jenson Prouty; Arthur Chapman Kettering Smetak & Pikala, P.A.; Minneapolis 


2:00 – 2:05 p.m.
BREAK


2:05 – 3:05 p.m.
Trying Cases During a Pandemic – Notes from the Trenches
Two experienced trial attorneys discuss their recent trial experience in Hennepin County and offer tips and advice for ways to successfully try a case in the current constantly shifting landscape of trying cases in person and remotely.
– Amy E. Boyle; Halunen Law; Minneapolis
– Colin J. Pasterski; Halunen Law; Minneapolis


3:05 – 3:15 p.m.
BREAK


3:15 – 4:15 p.m.
Litigating in the Wake of Protest – Civil Rights Claims Under Section 1983
1.0 elimination of bias credit applied for
This session provides an overview of civil rights litigation under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 and looks at how lawyers are using these claims on behalf of people arrested for protesting in the wake of the killing of George Floyd. Topics include an overview of the types of claims that may be brought and using 1983 claims to promote the administration of justice.
– Brittany N. Resch; Gustafson Gluek PLLC; Minneapolis
– Joshua J. Rissman; Gustafson Gluek PLLC; Minneapolis

LIVE WEBCAST
Tuesday, January 26, 2021
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REPLAYS
There are no replays.

$155 MSBA members / $155 paralegals / $175 standard rate

Other discounts that may apply:

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 3.0 CLE credits, including 1.0 elimination of bias credit. The maximum number of total credits attendees may claim for this program is 3.0 credits.

Minnesota CLE also has applied to the Minnesota State Bar Association for 3.0 civil trial specialist credits.

MEMBER PRICE
$155.00
STANDARD PRICE
$175.00
MSBA MEMBER, NEW LAWYER, AND OTHER DISCOUNTS, IF APPLICABLE, WILL BE APPLIED DURING CHECKOUT.

IN-PERSON PASSHOLDERS:
You may use your Pass to register for the live webcast at no charge.

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