Nursing Home College: Depositions

Text Size

Nursing Home College: Depositions  

Not an AAJ Member?

Join today to have access to all of the Legal Education AAJ has to offer!

Save money on car rentals

As an AAJ member, you’ll receive special savings when you rent a car using your AAJ Extras benefits.


Get your discount code »

May 10, 2012 - May 11, 2012
AAJ Headquarters
Washington, DC

Search the AAJ Exchange for materials from this education program »

Sponsored by CFO Network and
Presented with AAJ's
Nursing Home Litigation Group

More Practice Resources
AAJ offers Litigation Packets, CLE programs, and networking groups such as Sections and Litigation Groups to support your practice. Learn more »

"Good program. Speakers and organizers are very invested in the practice area and obviously care tremendously about what they are doing . . . to help others by helping the attorneys who are trying to help their clients."
—Richard V. Davis, South Carolina, in practice 28 years 

"I am always impressed by the knowledge, skills, and insights freely shared by our peers in the NHLG. This collegiality is what my membership in AAJ is all about."
—Thomas S. Howard, New Jersey, in practice 35 years

Thursday, May 10, 2012

Morning Theme:  Common Problems in Nursing Home Cases
Neutralize common problems through defense witnesses, Director of Nursing, Nursing Administrator, and Charge nurses.

Common Problems in Nursing Home Cases
Steven M. Levin, IL
Michael F. Bonamarte, IV, IL

Structuring Questions
David R. Cohen, NJ

Workshop on Neutralizing Common Problems

Networking Lunch and Meet the Sponsor, CFO Network

Afternoon Theme:  Proving the Corporate Systemic Negligence Claim
Proving the corporate negligence claim through fact witnesses:  understaffing, lack of training, lack of equipment, assessment versus information gathering, supervision, and training.  Learn strategies for sequencing, effectively using exhaustion strategies, restating and summarizing, and boxing-in witnesses.

Building a Systemic Elder Neglect and Abuse Case Through      Defense Witnesses 
Lesley Ann Clement, CA

What Are the Rules?
Martin S. Kardon, PA    

Workshops on Depositions in Systemic Neglect Cases

Networking Reception
Friday, May 11, 2012

Morning Theme:  The Corporate Designee: 30(b)(6)
Discovering and locking in corporate structure, documents, and case-critical facts.  Learn how to craft airtight designation notices and how to lay the foundation for a motion to compel.

Understanding 30(b)(6) Depositions:  Creating the Battle Plan
Mark R. Kosieradzki, MN

Workshops on Deposing the Corporate Designee:  Crafting Matters of Inquiry and Establishing Foundation

Public Policy Update and Networking Lunch 
Susan Steinman

Afternoon Theme:   Defending By Preparation

Group Work Session:  Witness Preparation
Katherine James, CA                                                


Contribute to the AAJ Education Fund
Please consider a donation to the AAJ Education Fund 501(c)(3). Contributions support educational programs and activities to preserve and protect the civil justice system.
Learn more »

The American Association for Justice
777 6th Street, NW, Ste 200 • Washington, DC  20001 • 800.424.2725 or 202.965.3500

© 2014 AAJ