A CHECKLIST APPROACH TO SUCCESSFUL CIVIL LITIGATION
Live Simulcast Seminar
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MEMBER PRICE
$245.00
STANDARD PRICE
$295.00
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 simulcast at no charge.

ONLINE

Friday, August 19, 2022

9:00 AM - 4:15 PM

REGISTRATION IS OPEN FOR BOTH IN-PERSON AND ONLINE ATTENDANCE
If in-person attendance becomes unavailable, online access will automatically be available through your website account.
In-Person Passholders – You may use your Pass to register for the live simulcast at no charge.

COVID safety guidelines for this event may be found HERE.


A Checklist Approach to Successful Civil Litigation

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


10 Top Litigators and Judges Reveal 9 Valuable Checklists for Succeeding in Your Next Civil Case
With all the rules, deadlines, and details that accompany civil litigation, how can you ensure that you’re not missing anything? By following a checklist! Our seminar faculty, who have years of experience in state and federal courts, will provide you with 9 checklists full of helpful practice tips, pitfalls to avoid, rules to follow, strategic considerations to ponder and more. Listen as they review their checklists and discover why each item made their lists. Share the insights they have gained and benefit from their experience. Written materials include a master checklist which combines all the individual checklists for your next civil case.

Take the Checklist Approach to:

  • Start Your Case Right
  • Win Discovery Arguments
  • Succeed in Your Next Deposition
  • And So Much More!

Join us for this seminar and checklist your way to success!

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
CHECK IN  - or -  JOIN ONLINE


9:00 – 9:05 a.m.
WELCOME & INTRODUCTION


9:05 – 9:35 a.m.
7 Considerations Before Starting Your Case – What You Need to Be Thinking About from the Start
– Judge Charles F. Webber


9:35 – 10:20 a.m.
8 Points Regarding Initial Pleadings, Answers and Replies – Essential Information About Serving and Responding to a Complaint
– Archana Nath


10:20 – 11:05 a.m.
9 Strategies for Succeeding in Your Next Deposition, Whether In Person or Via Zoom
– Kathy S. Kimmel


11:05 – 11:20 a.m.
BREAK


11:20 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.
Effective Rule 12 Motion Practice Under Minnesota and Federal Rules
– Elsa M. Bullard & Kate E. Middleton


12:20 – 1:00 p.m.
LUNCH BREAK


1:00 – 1:45 p.m.
8 Keys for Working with Experts – Navigating the Intersection of Science and Law
– Peter J. Goss


1:45 – 2:15 p.m.
6 Tips for Tackling Written Discovery – The Main Keys to Requests for Production, Disclosures, and Interrogatories
– Clara Coleman & Nicole J. Schladt


2:15 – 2:45 p.m.
6 Tips for Precise, Tailored Form Objections to Written Discovery
– Magistrate Judge Hildy Bowbeer (ret.)


2:45 – 3:00 p.m.
BREAK


3:00 – 3:35 p.m.
7 Keys to Successful Direct and Cross Examinations
– Randall E. Kahnke


3:35 – 4:15 p.m.
10 Tips and Techniques on Succeeding on Appeal – Learn Practice Pointers on Appellate Briefs and Oral Arguments
– Mark R. Bradford

LIVE IN-PERSON
Friday, August 19, 2022
Minnesota CLE Conference Center
600 Nicollet Mall, Suite 370
Seventh Street & Nicollet Mall, Third Floor City Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

LIVE SIMULCAST
Friday, August 19, 2022
Attend online

$245 MSBA members / $245 paralegals / $295 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 6.0 standard CLE credits. The maximum number of total credits attendees may claim for this program is 6.0 credits.

Minnesota CLE also has applied to the Minnesota State Bar Association for 6.0 civil trial specialist credits.

MEMBER PRICE
$245.00
STANDARD PRICE
$295.00
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 simulcast at no charge.

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