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Applying the Rules of Evidence: What Every Attorney Needs to Know


Join Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP partner J. Mark Grundy at the live National Business Institute (NBI) seminar entitled "Applying the Rules of Evidence: What Every Attorney Needs to Know" in Louisville on Aug 20, 2015.

This basic-to-intermediate level seminar offers attorneys the fundamental knowledge and practical skills to make the best use of evidence and testimony. Mark will lead the session focused on expert reports and scientific evidence. During his presentation, he will discuss:

  • Assessing the potential weight of scientific evidence;
  • Qualifying experts and verifying methodologies/theories;
  • Admissibility of what you give your expert;
  • The logistics of obtaining, analyzing and admitting expert opinion reports; and
  • Looking out for red flags and errors.

This NBI live seminar has been approved by the Kentucky Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Commission for a maximum of 6.0 credits, of which 1.0 hour relates to ethical considerations. Don't miss it! Register today.

Program Description
Learn to use best Litigation practices within the boundaries of evidence rules and procedure. No case can be won on sheer brilliance alone. Evidence is the backbone on which effective advocacy is borne. Are you making the best use of all types of evidence in each case? In a day of intense study, our experienced attorney faculty will share their tips on how to recognize key evidence and then traverse the obstacle course of qualifying rules and opposing counsel's attempts to strike it, to deliver it to the decision maker unscathed and introduce it for maximum impact. Learn to use the rules of evidence with surgical precision - enroll today!

  • Learn what you must and cannot do in getting evidence admitted and excluded, lest you ruin your case.
  • Gain advanced strategies and tips for overcoming obstacles regarding the authentication of social media and email evidence.
  • Examine the differences between common and statutory law, and state and federal rules in controlling admissibility.
  • Save time by maximizing your use of stipulations early in the case.
  • Learn to quickly spot the admissibility potential of evidence - and save yourself fruitless efforts.
  • Explore specific problems you may face in getting evidence admitted and get solutions from experienced attorney faculty.
  • Understand what information must be provided for expert witnesses to form their opinions.
  • Cover all your bases when qualifying your experts and verifying their theories and methodologies.
  • Get reliable litigation tactics for supporting and attacking evidence at trial.
  • Find out how recent court rulings are shaping the litigation practice today.

Event Details
What: "Applying the Rules of Evidence: What Every Attorney Needs to Know"

When: Thursday, August 20, 2015

Where: Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Airport
            2735 Crittenden Drive
            Louisville, KY 40209

Cost: $349

The event agenda, speaker information and registration are available on the NBI website.

To learn more about J. Mark Grundy and his practice, please visit his profile.


Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Airport

2735 Crittenden Drive

Louisville, KY 40209


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