Depositions College



Details

Depositions College
Oct. 26-27, 2017
Justice Plaza, Louisville, Kentucky
Seminar Chair: Tad Thomas
13.5 Hours of CLE (1 Hour is Ethics)

Thursday, October 26, 2017
8:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00 a.m. Welcoming Remarks and Introduction; Tad Thomas, Kentucky
9:15 a.m Deposition Techniques: Exhaustion, Boxing-in and Summarization Making the Witness Tell You Everything He or She Knows; Tom McGrath, Alabama
10:15 a.m. Failing to Plan is Planning to Fail, Know What You Need from Your Witnesses; Jackie Olinger Rochelle, Nevada
11:00 a.m. Networking Break
11:15 a.m. Small Group Work and Working Lunch
1:15 p.m. Networking Break
1:30 p.m. Handling Evasive Witnesses; J.D. Hays Jr., Arkansas
2:15 p.m. Deposing Experts and DME Doctors; Hans Poppe, Kentucky
3:15 p.m. Networking Break
3:30 p.m. Small Group Work
4:30 p.m Day One Concludes
4:30 p.m Cocktail Reception Follows Immediately at Justice Plaza
Friday, October 27, 2017
9:00 a.m. Deposing Corporations and Organizations; Paul Kelley, Louisville
10:00 a.m. Using the Rules as a Foundation for Depo Questions; Jay Stefani, Chicago
11:00 a.m. Networking Break
11:15 p.m. Small Group Work and Working Lunch
1:15 p.m. Networking Break
1:30 p.m. Witness Preparation; Penny Hendy, Kentucky
2:30 p.m. Dealing with the Difficult Attorney (Ethics); Tad Thomas, Kentucky
3:30 p.m. Faculty Roundtable — Lessons Learned, Tips and Tricks
4:30 p.m. Depositions College Concludes

 

Location

Justice Plaza

8700 Westport Road, Louisville, KY 40242


Materials

Materials available with registration:
Depositions College:
Depositions College Agenda
Effective Deposition Techniques by Thomas McGrath
Failing to Plan is Planning to Fail by Jackalyn Rochelle
Handling Evasive Witnesses by J.D. Hays Jr.
Deposing Experts and DME Doctors by Hans Poppe
Using the Rules as a Foundation for Deposition Questions by John Stefani
Witness Preparation by Penny Hendy
Dealing with Difficult Attorneys by Tad Thomas
Deposing Corporations and Organizations by Paul Kelley

Travel/Accommodations

Overnight accomodations

Hampton Inn Louisville Northeast
4100 Hampton Lake Way, Louisville, Kentucky 40241
t: (502) 327-8880  f: (502) 327-9335

The room rate is $135, mention Kentucky Justice Association and call before Oct. 4 to get this special rate.


Cancellation Policy

Cancellations made by 5:00 p.m. on Oct. 23 receive a 100 percent refund, cancellations made after 5:00 p.m. on Oct. 23 receive a 50 percent refund and cancellations made after 5:00 p.m. on Oct. 24 will not receive a refund, but do receive electronic and audio CLE materials.