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NLD Webinar Series: ESI Discovering New Facts through Technology

April 25, 2018 | Online | 2:00 - 3:30pm ET

Managing large volumes of electronic evidence in a single event case is the new normal. Join AAJ Education and the New Lawyers Division to hear the best practices and economical solutions for the successful conduct of electronic discovery in a typical single event case.

Registration Fees: $99 for AAJ Members | $65 for additional AAJ Members using the same computer

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Think Tank Webinar Series: New Developments in Damages and Liability in this Polarized Political Climate, featuring David Ball

April 26, 2018 | Online | 2:00 - 3:30pm ET

AAJ Education’s Think Tank Webinar Series features a different speaker each month to bring you a fresh perspective on case strategy. Join renowned trial consultant, David Ball, for the first installment. Learn how the US’s increasingly polarized political climate is impacting liability and damages for your clients.

Registration Fees: $179 for AAJ Members | $65 for additional AAJ Members using the same computer

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Jazz Fest Seminar

May 3, 2018 to May 4, 2018 | The Roosevelt New Orleans | New Orleans, LA

AAJ Education's Jazz Fest Seminar is back! With an agenda tailored for the motor vehicle attorney, Jazz Fest returns with top-notch education. Learn about the future of the auto practice, hear from seasoned plaintiff attorneys on how to best communicate with jurors and use demonstratives, prepare for settlement with negotiation techniques and lien resolution strategies, and much more. Enjoy New Orleans during its best time of year! From local jazz and zydeco to the biggest headliners in rock, pop, and R&B, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival offers something for every taste in music. This seminar is designed for you to make the most out of your time in the Big Easy. Check out www.nojazzfest.com for the latest performer lineup.

Registration Fees: $875 for AAJ and LAJ Members

Members of AAJ's Motor Vehicle Collision, Highway and Premises Liability Section save $50 on registration for this seminar. Please use Promo Code: MVJAZZ to take advantage of this special offer.

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Practical Tips for Supreme Court Consideration of Your Case

May 9, 2018 | Online | 2:00 - 3:30pm ET

With examples drawn from plaintiff cases in maritime and private law cases, join AAJ Education and the Admiralty Law Section for an in-depth discussion about how to prepare your case for SCOTUS review, bring the case to the Supreme Court, and how to keep the Court from hearing your opponent’s case. 

Registration Fees: $179 for AAJ Members | $65 for additional AAJ Members using the same computer

Members of the Admiralty Law Section save $50 on registration for this webinar. Please use Promo Code ADMWEB50 at checkout to take advantage of this special offer. 

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Think Tank Webinar Series: Moral Emotions, Decision-Making, and the Trial Story, featuring Larry V. Roberts

May 10, 2018 | Online | 2:00 - 3:30pm ET

AAJ Education’s Think Tank Webinar Series features a different speaker each month to bring you a fresh perspective on case strategy. In May, Larry V. Roberts will focus on connecting with jurors on an emotional level through the well-crafted trial story. 

“We are all born with the same moral core and capacity to feel the same emotions when someone violates that moral core. We make decisions primarily on emotion. Jurors are no different. This is the universal connection the trial lawyer has with all jurors - moral emotions.”     
Larry V. Roberts

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Mastering the Medicine Seminar: Ireland Edition

May 15, 2018 to May 17, 2018 | Powerscourt Hotel Resort & Spa | Enniskerry, County Wicklow, Ireland

Master the medicine in Ireland! AAJ Education's Mastering the Medicine Seminar is headed to the Powerscourt Hotel Resort & Spa, which is located just outside of Dublin. This program is designed to prepare you for your next medical negligence case through a mix of lectures, question and answer sessions, and plenty of networking opportunities. Don’t miss your opportunity to meet and learn from some of the leading physicians from outside the U.S., who’ve been published in the world’s medical literature. Make the most of this opportunity by extending your stay to explore the iconic green hills of the Ireland countryside, tour St. Patrick's Cathedral or the Old Jameson Distillery, play a round of golf, or visit Dublin Castle, and earn CLE credits in the same trip!

Registration Fees: $1,395 for AAJ Members

Members of the Birth Trauma Litigation Group and Medical Negligence Information Exchange Group save $100 on registration! Use promo code MEDBTLG100 at checkout or call 800-622-1791 to take advantage of these special savings.

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Social Security Success! Seminar

May 17, 2018 to May 18, 2018 | Hilton Chicago | Chicago, IL

This year’s Social Security Success! Seminar will guide you through a disability claim from beginning to end. Whether you are new to Social Security disability claims or a seasoned veteran, there will be something for everyone at this year’s seminar. 

Registration Fees: On or before April 20: $545 for AAJ Members | $695 for nonmembers
After April 20: $595 for AAJ Members | $745 for nonmembers

Members of the Social Security Disability Law Section save $50! Use promo code SSDCHI50 at checkout or call 800-622-1791 to take advantage of this offer.
Not an AAJ Member? Call 202-965-3500, ext. 8612 to register.

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Gamechanger: A Nursing Home Trial Skills Workshop

May 17, 2018 to May 18, 2018 | Hilton Chicago | Chicago, IL

Looking to reinvigorate your nursing home practice? Wondering how to better communicate with the jury? Yearning to improve your witness preparation and deposition skills? Then this is the program for you! Co-presented with AAJ’s Nursing Homes Litigation Group and featuring a mix of leading plaintiff attorneys and trial consultants, our faculty will teach you new and exciting trial skills through a mix of lectures, large group workshops, and interactive demonstrations. This program will be a gamechanger for your nursing home abuse and neglect practice.

Registration Fees:AAJ Members: $1,395

Members of the Nursing Homes Litigation Group save $100 on registration! Use promo code NURS100 at checkout or call 800-622-1791 to take advantage of these special savings. 

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NLD Webinar Series: 30(b)(6) Corporate Depositions

May 23, 2018 | Online | 2:00 - 3:30pm ET

Many people think Rule 30(b)(6) is only for big federal cases, major corporate litigation, complex product liability, mass tort, or commercial litigation cases.  That is a mistake. Anytime you want to get information from any corporation, organization or the government, then this program is for you. This program will teach you how to craft a 30(b)(6) notice, as well as the case law explaining what are the areas you can ask about. The program will also arm you with the rules that define the obligations of the producing organization.  By understanding the rules, you will learn how to establish the foundational questions necessary to build a record to successfully compel production of information.

Registration Fees: $99 for AAJ Members | $65 for additional AAJ Members using the same computer

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Nursing Home Webinar Series: Using and Authenticating Cost Report Data

June 5, 2018 | Online | 2:00 - 3:30pm ET

Cost reports can make all the difference in your next nursing home abuse or neglect case. This webinar will teach you the how to read cost reports, decipher the important information contained within, and how to use them in your next nursing home deposition or trial.

Registration Fees: $179 for AAJ Members | $65 for additional AAJ Members using the same computer

Members of the Nursing Homes Litigation Group save $50 on registration for this webinar. Please use Promo Code NHCOST50 at checkout to take advantage of this special offer.

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Specialized Depositions College: Mass Torts

June 6, 2018 to June 8, 2018 | InterContinental New Orleans | New Orleans, LA

Strengthen your deposition skills with top-notch faculty in New Orleans at AAJ's first ever depositions college for mass tort attorneys. Developed by leaders in the mass tort field, this 2.5 day college is a mix of lectures, demonstrations, and interactive workshops designed to teach you workable techniques to be put into practice immediately. 

Registration Fees: $2,095 for AAJ Members

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Think Tank Webinar Series: Visual Strategy featuring Amy Gallaher Hall

June 12, 2018 | Online | 2:00 - 3:30pm ET

AAJ Education’s Think Tank Webinar Series features a different speaker each month to bring you a fresh perspective on case strategy. Amy Gallaher Hall will discuss the fundamentals of visual strategy and how to adapt to your exhibits to how jurors learn. 

Registration Fees: $179 for AAJ Members | $65 for additional AAJ Members using the same computer

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Case Plus: Focus Groups for Plaintiff Cases

June 21, 2018 to June 24, 2018 | Hotel Sorella CITYCENTRE | Houston, TX

Focus groups are invaluable tools for finding the key issues and weaknesses in your case before taking it into the courtroom – but they can be time-consuming and expensive to run. AAJ Education’s Case Plus: Focus Groups for Plaintiff Cases takes the guesswork out of conducting your own focus groups. At Case Plus, you’ll not only conduct three focus groups, screened and recruited by AAJ staff specifically for your case, you’ll work with an experienced faculty member who will guide you in preparing for your focus groups, asking the right questions, and analyzing the results. And, you’ll get individual instruction in shaping your case presentation using your groups’ feedback. Plus, you can bring an additional member of your trial team at no cost!

Registration Fees: AAJ Members: $6,995

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Hot Topics in Mass Tort Litigation Seminar

July 24, 2018 to July 25, 2018 | Four Seasons Resort Rancho Encantato | Santa Fe, NM

At AAJ, we only allow Plaintiff attorneys in our Hot Topics in Mass Tort Litigation seminars. Without defense attorneys present, our esteemed faculty members can openly discuss trial strategy, techniques, and how to defeat common defenses. Leave with the latest case strategies, and be prepared for the July Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) hearing, plus take advantage of our networking opportunities.

Registration Fee: $795 for AAJ Members

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