Johnson to Speak at CEB E-Discovery SeminarAugust 7, 2009
O’Melveny counsel Allan Johnson will be speaking at the CEB seminar, “Getting the Most Out of Discovery—Part I & II ” on August 7 in Los Angeles.
This 6-hour seminar offered in two 3-hour segments will bring order and method to one’s pre-trial practice, providing practical and meaningful discovery techniques useful for both new and experienced practitioners.
Part I & II will focus on:
- Discovery planning & organization
- Case assessment: analyze issues, evidence and goals
- Sequencing of discovery
- Planning for pre-trial motions including in limine motions
- Strengths & weaknesses of major discovery devices
- Handling discovery disputes
- Enforcing discovery requests
- Hiring and consulting experts early
- Containing costs
- Informing & advising your client throughout the process
- Your opposition
- Looking for holes in the other sides case & making it a recurring theme in your discovery
- Handling holes in our own case
- Educating your opponent about the strengths in your case
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