Art of Advocacy Series: Opening Statement

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LexisNexis, Apr 1, 2015 - Law - 1288 pages
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Shows you how to predispose a jury in favor of your client, present a clear and concise outline of the facts of your case, alert the jury to your theory of liability, and explain the elements of damages you are seeking.

Contributors include: Philip H. Corboy, J.B. Spence, Robert L. Conason, Scott Baldwin, Robert L. Habush, Robert E. Cartwright, Charles Kramer, Harry Gair and David B. Baum.

First published in 1982.

1 Volume; updated with revisions.

 

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Contents

INTRODUCTION
General Principles
VEHICULAR ACCIDENTS
RearEnd Automobile CollisionHerniated Disc and Injury
School BusWrongful Death of Child Being Let
Flat Bed TrailerParkedUnattendedChild Loses
Accident Involving Rented TruckFailure to Warn
Automobile AccidentTruck Stopped on RoadFailure
Improper Administration of AnesthesiaFailure to Intubate
Failure to Timely Diagnose Colon CancerBleak Prognosis
Chapter 29A Improper Administration of AnesthesiaWrongful Death
Hospital NegligenceNegligent Removal Of Kidney Stone
Clinic NegligenceUnnecessary Blood Transfusion
Products LiabilityFrontEnd LoaderDefective Design
Products LiabilityDirt Bike Helmet Defective Design
INDUSTRIAL AND CONSTRUCTION

Products Liability
All Terrain VehicleSevere Brain Injuries
Intrauterine DevicePelvic Inflammatory Disease
Staple GunDefective DesignLoss of
Defective DesignUnsafe Tractor BrakesWrongful Death
Explosion of Trailer Carrying PropaneButaneDefective
Chapter 17A Failure to WarnToxic Shock SyndromeWrongful
RECREATION AND SPORTS ACCIDENTS
Diving AccidentPublic Recreation AreaFailure to Warn
Football AccidentHigh School FieldDefective Helmet
Basketball InjuryPlayer Punched by Opposing Team
Failure to Timely Diagnose Fetal DistressDelay
Chapter 23A Failure to Timely Diagnose Breast CancerDelay
Chapter 23B Failure To Timely Diagnose Multiple SclerosisDelay
Failure to WarnDefective Cancer TestWrongfully
Failure To Render Proper PostOperative CareBrain Injury
Hospital NegligenceNurses Failure to Follow Doctors
Presence of Fetal DistressFailure to Perform Cesarean
AVIATION ACCIDENTS
Ejection from AirplaneDefective DesignWrongful Death
PREMISES LIABILITY
Attractive NuisanceInjury to Child in Railroad Yard
Collapsed StepNegligently Maintained StairwayLower
Unsecured Electrical Junction BoxFailure to Inspect
ASSAULT
Child AbuseAssaultChild Stabbed by Father During
SUITS AGAINST INSURANCE COMPANIES
DefamationLoss of Insurance Salesmans Reputation
NEGLIGENCE
Negligent Installation of Gas LineGas ExplosionSevere
TOXIC TORTS
Failure to WarnToxic ChemicalWrongful Death
BIBLIOGRAPHY
INDEX
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