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Risks of Cognitive Fatigue to Consider During Witness Preparation
To avoid nuclear settlements, litigation teams need to place a higher priority on a strong deposition performance during witness preparation. One of...
Are millennials to blame for nuclear verdicts?
Nuclear verdicts are causing concern for defense counsel and insurers. The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) evaluated verdicts ...
Melissa Loberg, Ph.D. & Lorie Sicafuse, Ph.D.
Advantages of desktop videoconferencing for depositions
Now that there is again a choice (in most cases) of conducting depositions in-person or remotely, how do you decide which approach is best? Although...
Benefits of CSI third-party record retrieval
Everyone involved in litigation knows how critical third-party record retrieval is. However, securing medical, billing, court, employment, or any ot...
Discovery obligations during the pandemic
Having resolved discovery disputes related to the COVID- pandemic for almost a year, trial courts have considered myriad creative discovery object...
Litigation trends in 2021 - part 2
In part of this topic , we covered litigation trends and developments including an increase in settlements, changing juror perceptions, the fr...
The impact of social inflation on insurance - a webinar
Insurers complain of a rise of large jury awards, juror anti-business bias and investor-funded litigation. A panel of claims and legal experts exami...
Assessing your litigation risk
At the start of any litigation, there are more questions than answers. Everyone involved wants to know "what's our liability?", "what's this going t...
The Nuclear Verdict blog series
In the first parts of our nuclear verdicts series, we covered an overview of the definition of a nuclear verdict, some historical context, and the...
George R. Speckart, Ph.D. & Bill Kanasky, Jr., Ph.D.