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Thursday, Aug. 9, 2007
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Upcoming CLE courses cover litigation basics

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.

 

Fundamentals of Civil Motion Practice

Course #: CLV07

Introductory level

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.

 

 

District Court Survival Guide – Civil Practice

Course #: CLW07

Introductory level

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.

 

 

Streetwise: A Beginner’s Guide to Handling Motor Vehicle Accidents

Course #: CLY07

Introductory level

Tuesday, Aug. 21, 4–7 p.m.

Boston University School of Law, 765 Commonwealth Ave., room 1570, Boston


Trying or resolving a motor vehicle case requires an understanding of the latest developments in automobile tort law, in addition to effective trial techniques. This classic program will steer you in the right direction by providing the most practical and up-to-date information available on auto law and trial techniques in Massachusetts, with a balance between plaintiff and defense perspectives.

 

 

Preparing to File a Lawsuit

Course #: YLH07

Introductory level

Wednesday, Aug. 22, 4–7 p.m.

Boston University School of Law, 765 Commonwealth Ave., room 1570, Boston

Join us for this practical seminar that will cover the mechanics of preparing to file a lawsuit from start to finish. Our experienced faculty will begin by conducting mock client interviews and then discuss the legal, ethical and client issues raised during the interviews, as well as other issues associated with lawsuit preparation.

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