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Lexis Nexis: The Business of Litigation – CLE Webinar Series

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Earn Ethics and General CLE credit through an innovative panel discussion series on “The Business of Litigation,” presented by LexisNexis. You will hear industry leaders from corporations and outside counsel discuss and debate the issues surrounding managing matters more efficiently and cost-effectively.

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Event Details

Maximizing Results of Early Case Assessment

Thursday, June 10, 2010, 2 – 3 P.M. ET

1 General CLE credit offered

Hear from corporate and outside counsel that have longstanding experience in using ECA to estimate the risk—in time, money, and conceivably reputation—of defending a disputed matter rather than attempting to reach a quick settlement. Find out what they’ve learned works and what doesn‘t work.

The Discipline and Benefits of Project Management

Wednesday, June 23, 2010, 2 – 3 P.M. ET

1 General CLE credit offered

Project management is nothing more than rationally supervising the process of deploying resources, which have associated costs, against tasks to accomplish specified objectives. Viewed this way, disputed matters and transactions are simply types of projects, albeit sophisticated ones. Learn more about how project management can help make alternative billing models more predictable, transparent and effective.

Ethical Considerations of Outsourcing, Offshoring and Cloudsourcing

Thursday, July 15, 2010, 2 – 3 P.M. ET

1 Ethics CLE credit offered

Outsourcing is here to stay. Similarly, there is a trend towards computing “in the cloud,” which
spares your firm painful and expensive software installations and upgrades, enhances collaboration and makes your work available 24/7 from any device that can connect online. But what are the ethical implications in sharing confidential documents and work product with third parties? Learn what you need to know to disaggregate intelligently.

Moderator: Kevin Stehr, Vice-President, LexisNexis Litigation & Research Solutions

Panelists include:

* Tom Birsic, Partner and Litigation Practice Leader, K&L Gates
* Jamie A. Brown, Director, Fennemore Craig, P.C.
* David Burt, DuPont Corporate Counsel
* Rick Rose, General Counsel, Calgon Carbon
* Other panelists to be announced