Upcoming DRI Webcasts
Due to certain state bar policies the following states do not grant CLE approval for DRI Webcasts: Indiana and Pennsylvania.
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- WEBCAST Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Are you prepared to utilize social media effectively for jury selection in your next trial? Although social media influence all, or nearly all, potential jurors in one form or another, too many lawyers are missing a veritable treasure trove of information regarding potential jurors and their use of social media. The days of a lawyer’s last-minute, cursory search of Facebook and LinkedIn are over. Instead, sign up now for this informative DRI webcast where a top trial lawyer and jury consultant will show you how to formulate a successful social media strategy for selecting your next jury.
- WEBCAST Thursday, November 13, 2014
Designed to answer questions about basic deposition protocol, “Depositions Insider” focuses on the ins and outs of taking a deposition from the role of the court reporter to exhibit introduction, stipulations, and transcript delivery. Created with newly practicing attorneys in mind.
- WEBCAST Friday, November 21, 2014
The Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) Act and regulations are anything but straightforward and consistent. In recent years, the courts have interpreted and enforced the Act, sometimes with alarming inconsistency. To help navigate the MSP minefield, DRI’s Medicare Secondary Payer Task Force is presenting an up-to-date synopsis of MSP case law.
- WEBCAST Friday, December 12, 2014
This program will help small- and medium-sized, minority- or women-owned law firms leverage their strengths and attract new business. Attendees will receive tips and information on how to position their firms best for corporate clients. The webcast will provide information on how to create a vision, provide value, and focus on key services to create an action plan that captures the big client. How to succeed in the competitive marketplace will also be discussed. Various marketing and branding strategies will be examined, such as creating effective newsletters, business cards, and using social media. Ms. Brown will offer direction on establishing your “brand promise.” Does your brand keep its promise? Is your brand consistent with the client’s experience?
- WEBCAST Monday, December 15, 2014
With the potential for staggering punitive damages awards, defending such claims can be challenging. While such awards are generally unpredictable, effective management of such claims can make the difference in the potential outcome. Three panelists will discuss defense strategies from different perspectives: defense counsel, who will discuss strategy for managing punitive damages claims from the inception of the action; the views of in-house counsel in managing the case and anticipated discovery; and a jury consultant, who will share the importance of developing themes early in the action and the presentation of punitive damages to the jury.