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Thursday, Aug. 2, 2007
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Upcoming CLE courses cover litigation basics

Casemaker training comes to Western Mass.

For more information, or to sign up for the following programs, call Member Services at (617) 338-0530, download the latest CLE brochure as a PDF file or visit the CLE Web page.

Handling Depositions With Confidence
Course #: CLU07
Thursday, Aug. 9, 2–5 p.m.
Boston University School of Law, 765 Commonwealth Ave., room 1570, Boston

This seminar is a unique opportunity for attorneys with little or no experience in taking depositions to learn how to handle specific issues that may arise when preparing for, taking or defending a deposition.

 

Fundamentals of Civil Motion Practice
Course #: CLV07
Tuesday, Aug. 14, 4–7 p.m.
Boston University School of Law, 765 Commonwealth Ave., room 1570, Boston

Nearly every civil case will involve some aspect of motion practice. This seminar will address the procedural and substantive requirements of effective motion practice in both the state and federal courts, including procedural requirements for filing and drafting motions, advice on drafting motions and a discussion of the substantive aspects of common civil motions.

 

Trial Practice Luncheon Roundtable Series: Trial Issues
Course #: YLI07
Wednesday, Aug. 15, noon-2 p.m.
Boston University School of Law, 765 Commonwealth Ave., room 1570, Boston

In part two of the trial practice series, our panelists will lead a discussion on specific aspects of the actual trial. Attendees will learn real-life courtroom skills and specific strategies for implementing those skills in their practice

 

District Court Survival Guide – Civil Practice
Course #: CLW07
Thursday, Aug. 16, 4–6 p.m.
Boston University School of Law, 765 Commonwealth Ave., room 1570, Boston

This seminar is designed to educate practitioners on the fundamentals of civil litigation in the district courts of Massachusetts. Panelists will discuss preparing cases for trial, motion practice and trials and appeals.

 

Casemaker Training
Course #: CASEV07
Thursday, August 9, 4-5:15 p.m.
Elms College, Chicopee

Course #: CASEW07
Tuesday, August 14, 4-5:15 p.m.
College of the Holy Cross, Worcester

Casemaker has had many new features added, including: CaseCheck, an enhanced case law search results function, database availability for all 50 states, nationwide collections of combined Supreme Court and ethics opinions and more. This training session will be held in a computer lab setting that will provide participants with the use of a computer and online access to Casemaker.

NOTE: Because space at Casemaker trainings is limited, online enrollment is not available. To register for a Casemaker training session, call Member Services at (617) 338-0530 or toll-free at (877) 676-6500.

 

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