Segal McCambridge Partner, Timothy L. Krippner, Will Co-Chair Mealey'sTM Asbestos Conference: The New Face Of Asbestos Litigation
Segal McCambridge partner, Timothy L. Krippner, will Co-Chair Mealey'sTM Asbestos Conference: The New Face Of Asbestos Litigation, to be held on February 8-9, 2007 at The Fairmont Hotel, Washington, DC.
Segal McCambridge partners, Timothy L. Krippner and John A. LaBoon also will be featured speakers during the conference.
Mr. Krippner will be presenting on the topic entitled, "Emerging Trends: Secondary Exposure, Premises Liability, Friction Cases & Other New Areas Of Asbestos Litigation," where he will address:
How to bring/defend a take-home exposure case
Recent rulings regarding insulators and other defendants
Friction and brake-lining cases
On the periphery what new types of plaintiffs are filing suits and who are the new defendants in asbestos litigation?
International plaintiffs/defendants in the litigation going global?
Mr. LaBoon will be presenting on the topic, "Dynamic Trial & Settlement Techniques In Asbestos Litigation," where he will address:
The Art of Negotiation: creating leverage in settlement talks and avoiding trial
Successful opening statements at trial and the impact on the jury's verdict
Techniques for identifying the right jurors in creating "your" jury questions to ask during selection process to elicit the information you need
Knowing evidentiary requirements what is currently being allowed in the courtroom?
Influencing the jury strategies to win them over
Expert testimony when and when not to use it
Technology in the courtroom best practices for influencing a jury
The closing: how to effectively wrap-up your case
For additional information about this conference, please click here.