These essential skills-building programs focus on the core elements of specific practice areas. They are designed to introduce subject matter to newer attorneys and challenge experienced practitioners looking to review or expand their expertise.

Upcoming Practical Skills Programs

POSTPONED CLE - Anatomy of a Class Action Trial

5/27/2015 10:00 AM - 5/27/2015 12:00 PM

Hear from the experts on how to lay out the best offense or defense from day one as well as what you need to know while in the trenches at court.

A Primer on Portability

5/27/2015 12:30 PM - 5/27/2015 1:30 PM

Tamara Busch of Day Pitney will review the rules related to portability of the estate tax applicable exclusion amount between spouses and the practical implications for preparing an estate plan.

Who Has to Prove What: Burdens of Proof and Presumptions in Fiduciary and Probate Litigation

5/28/2015 12:30 PM - 5/28/2015 1:30 PM

The program will provide an overview of common presumptions and burden of proof issues that arise in probate and fiduciary litigation, including will contests, equity actions, and other litigation involving fiduciaries, as well as analysis of example scenarios to demonstrate how issues surrounding presumptions and burdens impact litigation and influence pre-trial resolution.
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