Litigation in the COVID Era – From Intake Through Trial

Thu, December 9, 2021   |   12:55 PM - 4:30 PM   |  
  |   CLE Hours: 3.25

Join Program Chair Kevin J. Williams and a dynamic lineup of speakers for this timely program that addresses how COVID has affected litigation throughout all stages in the life of a case from intake through trial. Topics include the current status of nursing home and medical malpractice cases, the pros and cons of conducting depositions and mediations via Zoom, practical tips, and discussions about selecting a jury and trying an effective case where many jurors have health concerns, and various courtrooms maintain COVID precautions.

Get your CLE in before the end of the year. This is a seminar you do not want to miss!

Speakers & Topics

12:55 p.m. Welcome Remarks by Program Chair
  • Kevin J. Williams, Law Office of Kevin J. Williams, PLLC, Winston-Salem
1 p.m. North Carolina’s Emergency or Disaster Treatment Protection Act
  • Elizabeth Todd, Law Offices of James Scott Farrin, Raleigh Office
1:45 p.m. COVID and its Impact on Depositions and Mediations
  • Joseph P. Tunstall, O’Malley Tunstall, PLLC, Tarboro and Raleigh
2:30 p.m. Break
2:45 p.m. Jury Selection in the COVID Era
  • Artemis Malekpour (She/Her), J.D., M.H.A., Malekpour Ball Consulting, Chapel Hill
3:30 p.m. Trial Preparation and Trial in the COVID Era
  • Robert J. Herford, Ted A. Greve & Associates, Charlotte
  • Davis Poisson, Poisson, Poisson & Bower, Wadesboro
4:15 p.m. Questions for Speakers
4:25 p.m. Closing Remarks
4:30 p.m. Adjourn
Virtual Registration
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$185.00 NCAJ Member
$155.00 NCAJ Attorney Member (2-5 years licensure)
$115.00 NCAJ Public Service Member
$75.00 NCAJ Legal Assistant Member
$75.00 NCAJ New Admittee Member
$285.00 Non-Member
$115.00 NCAJ Retired Member
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