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Tort Law Update

December 15, 2022 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm


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Hyatt Regency – Wynfrey Hotel

OR attend by Live Webcast

6 MCLE Credit Hours, including 1 Ethics Hour

You Need to Attend!

Don’t miss our annual seminar covering Tort Law from top-to-bottom! Gain practical advice from our legal experts on hot topics in Alabama Tort Law including Rule 30(b)(6) issues, post-concussion screenings, police/jail issues and immunity, and more. Whether you represent the plaintiff or defendant, attend the seminar and pick up valuable practice tips that can help you handle the case for your client and lead to a winning verdict.

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Handout materials will be provided in electronic format; at least 48 hours prior to the seminar you will receive a link for downloading the materials. For an extra charge you can receive a printed copy of the handout materials at the seminar.

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The Schedule

8:00        Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:25        Welcome
 Morning Presider
Michael L. Roberts
Cusimano Roberts Mills & Knowlton LLC, Gadsden

8:30        Case Law Update
Michael L. Roberts

9:15        Rule 30(b)(6) Duties and Abuses
Stephanie Monplaisir
Beasley Allen Crow Methvin Portis & Miles PC, Montgomery

Terry McCarthy
Lightfoot Franklin & White LLC, Birmingham

10:00      Refreshment Break

10:10      Post-Concussion Screenings
Jay Holloway
Snable Stevenson & Silva LLC, Birmingham

10:40      Jury Selection in Tort Cases
Freddy Rubio
Rubio Law Firm PC, Birmingham

11:25      Lunch (On Your Own)

Afternoon Presider
Andrew P. Walsh
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP, Birmingham

12:25      Opening Statements in Tort Cases
 Brett Turnbull
Turnbull Holcomb & LeMoine PC, Birmingham

1:25        Police/Jail Issues/Immunity
Martin Weinberg
Law Offices of Martin Weinberg, Birmingham

2:10        Refreshment Break

2:20        State of the Legal Profession After Two Years of COVID

Presiding Judge George Day
16th Judicial Circuit, Gadsden

Presiding Judge Burt Smithart
3rd Judicial Circuit, Eufaula

2:50        Ethics Issues
Autumn Caudell
Alabama State Bar, Montgomery

 3:50        Adjourn

 

 

Venue

Hyatt Regency – Wynfrey Hotel
1000 Galleria Circle
Birmingham, AL 35244 United States

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