Jazz Fest Seminar: Litigating Traumatic Brain Injury Cases Agenda

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Jazz Fest Seminar: Litigating Traumatic Brain Injury Cases Agenda 

On-Demand CLE

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Thursday, May 2

Registration (Continental Breakfast Available)
8:00 am – 8:30 am

Morning Session
8:30 am  – 12:30 pm

Welcome to New Orleans and a History of Jazz Fest

Understanding Traumatic Brain Injury

Update on Neuroimaging  

Handling the Traumatic Brain Injury Case—A Judicial Perspective

Working with the Brain Injured Client

NFL Concussion Litigation

Lunch (on your own)
12:30 – 1:30 pm

Afternoon Session
1:30 – 4:45 pm

Telling the TBI Victims Story:  Combining Storytelling, Neuroscience, and Psychological Techniques for Better Advocacy  

Painting a Picture of Brain Injury Using Language and Graphics
Third Party Observers During Neuropsychological Testing   

Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury:  Utilizing the Educational Specialist at Trial

Biomechanics of TBI 
Networking Reception
4:45 – 5:45 pm

Friday, May 3

Continental Breakfast Available 
7:30 – 8:00 am

Morning Session
8:00 am  – 12:45 pm

Using Scientific Literature to Prove Traumatic Brain Injury and Debunk Defense Myths

Themes for Trying a Traumatic Brain Injury Case

Direct Examination of Plaintiff’s Experts

Examination of the Biomechanical Engineer in the Traumatic Brain Injury Case
Cross-examination of Defendant’s Experts
Opening Statement in the TBI Case

CLE Information
Earn approximately 10.75* 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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* 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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