CLE: Complex Litigation in the Age of Globalization....
Complex Litigation in the Age of Globalization, the Worldwide Web, Overnight Deliveries and Relaxed Legal and Moral Absolutes
Presented by: Jerome L. Skinner, Senior Counsel for LHD Lawyers in Sydney Au., and Cincinnati Ohio
February 25, 2017 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Large Moot Court CLE will be for 6 General Hours
Factors to be discussed will include legal precedents, procedural realities and creative legal representation practices involving the growing and dynamic field of complex litigation. Concepts discussed and taught will include acquisition, aggregation, jurisdiction, consolidation, discovery and motion practice, pre-trial resolution and trial. Precedents utilized will include, Pan Am 103, TWA 800, NW Flight 255, the C-130 Accident at Evansville, Indiana, the In Re: Bendectin Products Liability Litigation, and the MH 17 Missile Attack over Donetsk, Ukraine. Procedural points will be discussed within the opinions of Daubert v. Merrill-Dow, Abdullah V. American Airlines, Lexicon v. Milberg-Weise and Sikkelee v. Precision Automotive Corporation. Mr. Skinner was counsel for one or more Plaintiffs in many of these cases and practices law worldwide.