13 Real World Lessons from Mock Jurors: Lesson 3

Sometimes patent cases revolve around showing how two things are the same or different. This is a question jurors are often comfortable with since it is one we’ve all thought about as we move from childhood to adulthood. In 2011, we blogged about an article that...

14 Traps: The Yes or No Question – Take Three

Litigators and their client/witnesses are confronted with difficult situations during testimony, and it’s nice to have reliable ways out of those sticky situations. During both courtroom testimony and in depositions, there are common traps where the examining attorney...

The Changing Face of Jury Selection – Generation X

Jury selection and persuasion is both an art and a science and many of the best trial lawyers in the country spend their entire careers improving their tradecraft in order to gain an advantage in jury trials. However, new challenges face trial lawyers as there are...

14 Traps: The Yes or No Question – Take Two

Litigators and their client/witnesses are confronted with difficult situations during testimony, and it’s nice to have reliable ways out of those sticky situations. During both courtroom testimony and in depositions, there are common traps where the examining attorney...

13 Real World Lessons from Mock Jurors: Lesson 2

Sometimes it seems like our work takes us back in time. We sometimes visit rural areas (such as the Eastern District of Texas and the Western District of North Carolina) that time seems to have passed by (seriously). Rural venues are subject to confidentiality issues...