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Trial Editorial Calendar 

2014
January  |  February  |  March  |  April  |  May  |  June  |  July  |  August  |  September  |  October  |  November  |  December

2013
January  |  February  |  March  |  April  |  May  |  June  |  July  |  August  |  September  |  October  |  November  |  December

2014 Trial Themes

January
Technology

Submissions due: 9/13/13

February
Transportation
Submissions due: 10/15/13

March
Women in the Law
Submissions due: 11/15/13

April
Workplace Safety

Submissions due: 12/13/13

May
Medical Negligence

Submissions due: 1/15/14

June
Protecting Those Who Serve
Submissions due: 2/14/14

July
Trial Skills
Submissions due: 3/14/14

August
Drugs and Devices

Submissions due: 4/15/14

September
Protecting the Vulnerable
Submissions due: 5/15/14

October
Insurance
Submissions due: 6/14/14

November
Products Liability
• Danger comes home: household product suits
Submissions due: 7/15/14

December
Civil Rights
Submissions due: 8/15/14

2013 Trial Themes

January
Law Office Management
• Managing your firm without a manager
• Succession planning for small law firms
• How green is your law firm?
• Cloud-based case management software
Submissions due: 9/14/12

February
Transportation
• Trucking hours of service: an update
• Discovery issues with distracted pedestrians and drivers
• Hidden dangers of car and bike sharing services
• Danger in the skies
Submissions due: 10/15/12

March
Protect the Innocent
• Defend the smallest victims from dangerous products
• Hazing and bullying basics
• Energy drink litigation
• Emerging issues on cell phone radiation and children
Submissions due: 11/15/12

April
Employment Law

• Challenges in handling common workplace accident cases
• Fighting sexual orientation discrimination in the workplace
• The changing workers' compensation scene
• Dealing with bad faith insurance claims
Submissions due: 12/14/12

May
Medical Negligence

• Working with electronic medical records
• When medical malpractice and products liability claims overlap
• "Early offer" programs
• What to know about conditions of admission forms in hospitals
Submissions due: 1/15/13

June
Business Torts
• What's new in patnet law
• Securities law trends
• Intellectual property and the Internet
• Broker and banker negligence
Submissions due: 2/15/13

July
Trial Techniques/Prepare for Trial
• 30(b)(6) depositions: How-tos and more
• Jury selection and voir dire: New perspectives
• Postjudgment issues
• Alternative litigation financing
Submissions due: 3/15/13

August
Premises Liability/Inadequate Security

• The slip and fall case: What you need to know now
• ADA compliance primer
• Another look at dram shop cases
• Medicare secondary payer issues in premises and security liability litigation
Submissions due: 4/15/13

September
Drugs and Devices
• Litigating battery failure cases
• The state of litigation on infusions of spinal bone cement
• The fall out over bisphosphonates
• Update on generic drug cases post Mensing
Submissions due: 5/15/13

October
Nursing Homes
• Arbitration concerns: What's next?
• Neglect and standards of proof
• Dealing with family conflict about your client 
• Nursing homes and medical negligence: An update
Submissions due: 6/14/13

November
Products Liability
• Danger comes home: household product suits
• The emerging liability issues of Ethanol 15
• Keeping venue choice alive
• Jurisdiction in China drywall discovery
Submissions due: 7/15/13

December
Professional Negligence
• The impact of social worker negligence
• Pharmacist liability in prescription errors
• Dental negligence: The latest case law developments
• Handling legal malpractice cases
Submissions due: 8/15/13


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