Critical Issues in Litigation – 2016


The Down Town Association
60 Pine Street
New York, New York 10005

Date & Time

Start Date: 11/03/2016
Start Time: 9:00am
End Time: 3:00pm


This seminar contains a series of informative presentations covering key legal issues affecting businesses and their insurers. Cozen O’Connor litigators will discuss the latest developments in diagnostic laboratory liability, the defense of traumatic brain injury claims, trial practice, foodborne illness claims, the latest developments in product liability litigation, and key issues in the discovery process.

Presentations will include:

  • Diagnostic Laboratory Liability: Regulations and exposures affecting independent medical laboratories.
  • Challenging the Use of Diagnostic Testing in Traumatic Brain Injury Cases. 
  • Anatomy of a Trial: Interplay between unique facts, gruesome injuries, impeachment evidence, and social media.
  • Food for Thought: Challenges confronting the food and beverage industry and considerations regarding the defense of foodborne illness claims. 
  • Recent Developments in Product Liability Litigation: Guns, drones, concussions, and more. 
  • Issues NOT to be Overlooked in Discovery: The intersection between IMEs, depositions, and pleading the fifth. 

CLE Credit approved in PA, NY and NJ.
Pending in any additional requested states.

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Eric J. Berger


(212) 908-1279

Evan B. Caplan


(215) 665-4735

Richard Fama


(212) 908-1229

Andrea E. Hammel


(610) 941-2356

William K. Kirrane


(212) 453-3726

Paul K. Leary, Jr.

Co-Vice Chair, Business Litigation

(215) 665-6911

David A. Shimkin


(213) 892-7988

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