Civil Masters in Advocacy 2021: Stop Discovery Obstruction

Fri, October 22, 2021   |   8:55 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.   |  
  |   CLE Hours: 6.0 CLE Hours including 1.0 Ethics

Speakers & Topics

8:55 a.m. Welcome & Introductions

Carma Henson, HensonFuerst, PA, Raleigh

9 a.m. Recognize and Respond to Obstructive Discovery Tactics - Rule 26(g) and Ethical Obligations in Serving and Responding to Discovery

Carma Henson, HensonFuerst, PA, Raleigh

10 a.m. Successfully Prepare for and Argue Motions to Compel/Sanctions

Elizabeth ToddLaw Offices of James Scott Farrin, Durham

11 a.m. Break
11:15 a.m. Discovery Obstruction/Motions to Compel/Sanctions (panel discussion)

The Honorable A. Graham Shirley, Resident Superior Court Judge, Raleigh 

The Honorable Paul Ridgeway, Senior Resident Superior Court Judge, Raleigh 

The Honorable Allen BaddourSenior Resident Superior Court Judge, Pittsboro

12:15 p.m. Lunch
1:15 p.m. Using Motions in Limine to Flush Out and Effectively Deal with Evidentiary Issues

Karonnie TruzyCrumley Roberts, Greensboro 

2:15 p.m. Preservation of Evidence/Spoliation

Ann OchsnerWhitley Law Firm, Raleigh 

3:15 p.m. Break
3:30 p.m. Creating Exhibits During Defense Depositions, and the Use of Visual Aids for Mediation and Trial

Joe Tunstall, O’Malley Tunstall, PLLC, Tarboro 

4:30 p.m. Adjourn
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