AAJ’s Seminar on Winning Medical Negligence Cases with Rules of the Road Featuring Patrick Malone Agenda

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AAJ’s Seminar on Winning Medical Negligence Cases with Rules of the Road Featuring Patrick Malone Agenda 

Program Information



Registration & Brochure

Registration Fee: $695

You can attend your first AAJ Education Seminar at 50% off, if you are an AAJ member & have been admitted to the bar for five years or less. (Does not apply if you have previously attended an AAJ Education seminar or college). 

AAJ Paralegal Affiliates may attend this seminar and receive 50% off the registration fee if they are employed by and attending with an AAJ plaintiff attorney at the same firm.

CLE Credits: 12.75

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All cancellations for our programs must be submitted in writing.

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Friday, March 8, 2013

Registration (Continental Breakfast Available)
8:30 – 9:30 am  

Morning Session (Continental Breakfast Available)
9:30 am – 12:30 pm  

Connecting to the Jury with Well-Crafted Rules

Effective Use of Focus Groups in Medical Negligence Cases

The Rule 30(b)(6) Deposition and Other Keys to Corporate Secrets

Lunch (on your own)
12:30 – 1:30 pm 

Afternoon Session
1:30 – 5:30 pm 

Refining Rules and Creating Winning Graphics

Using Rules to Frame and Prime Juror Intuition
Identifying the Standard of Care

Panel:  Brainstorming Rules in Participant Cases

Networking Reception
5:30 – 6:30 pm  

Saturday, March 9, 2013

Morning Session (Continental Breakfast Available)
8:00 am – 12:45 pm  

Special Issues in Representing Children with Birth Injuries in Medical Negligence Cases

Calling the Defendant in the Plaintiff's Case:  Why, How, and When

Falls in Hospitals and Nursing Homes:  Getting Institutional Discovery to Prove Fault

Helping the Jury See Why Facts Matter

Buffet Lunch Available
12:45 pm  

Afternoon Session
1:00 – 4:15 pm

Luncheon Panel:  Brainstorming Rules in Participant Cases

Mental Jujitsu at Trial:  R-E-S-P-E-C-T and Winning

Pounding the Rules in the Closing Argument

High Wire Cross-examination Without Deposing the Witness 


CLE Information
Earn approximately 12.75* CLE and NCA credits to be applied to your participation in the NCA's Achievement Recognition Program. For more general CLE information consult the CLE coordinator at 800.622.1791, ext. 8612.

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The Achievement Recognition Program (ARP) provides Advocate, Fellow, and Diplomate recognition to AAJ members. To gain ARP credits, submit a certificate of attendance for every seminar, college, and convention you attend.

* Number of credits may vary depending on calculation method used by individual state accreditation agencies. AAJ is a State Bar of California MCLE-approved provider.

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