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Spinal Cord Injury

Litigation Packet: Document Details

Packet Name: Spinal Cord Injury

Updated Date: 2/20/2015 | Created Date: 10/19/2010 | Number of Pages: 5572
Summary of Packet:

• What plaintiff attorneys should know about handling spinal cord injury cases and advocating on behalf of injured clients • Contains a detailed template for use in understanding the medical ramifications of spinal cord injury, drafting settlement demands, and responding to discovery • Depositions of life care planners, vocational rehabilitationists, economists, life expectancy experts, physiatrists, neurosurgeons, rehabilitation doctors, human factors experts, engineers, safety professionals and biomechanical experts • Includes sample life care plans as well as evaluations by economists, safety experts, human factors experts, psychiatrists, engineers, and independent medical examiners • Numerous court documents include complaints, interrogatories, motions for partial summary judgment, motions to admit similar incidents, and disclosures of expert witnesses • Other resources such as trial memorandums, transcripts from opening statements and closing arguments, demonstrative evidence, and settlement considerations • AAJ Education speaker papers providing strategies and techniques for litigating spinal cord injury cases [Deposition summary accompanies each deposition transcript]

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