2020 July

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Articles in this issue:

Avoid juror judgment: Keep the plaintiff out of the courtroom

A trial consultant looks at the pros and cons in this long-running debate over the value of having your plaintiff in the courtroom

Carol Bauss

2020 July


Basics: Working up a motor-vehicle accident case

A look at the process from case intake through the settlement demand

Eustace de Saint Phalle
Olivia K. Leary

2020 July


COVID-19 business-interruption claims

COVID-19 business-interruption claims

Getting around the “virus” exclusion may require a lot of careful reading as language differs between policies

Ricardo Echeverria
Michael J. Bidart

2020 July


Business-income insurance and COVID-19

Business-income insurance and COVID-19

A look at the “direct physical loss of or damage to property” requirements in ISO form business-income policies

Charles Miller

2020 July


Profile: Sara Peters

Profile: Sara Peters

Long hours feel a lot different when you’re working on something you care about

Stephen Ellison

2020 July


Don’t let them gag you!

Don’t let them gag you!

Products liability: Use “share protective orders” to promote public safety

Clifton Smoot

2020 July


Creating an effective mediation brief

The five critical elements of a mediation brief

Nancy Neal Yeend

2020 July


Appellate Reports

Two rulings on insurance bad faith and the genuine dispute doctrine; also collateral estoppel in employment class actions

Jeffrey I. Ehrlich

2020 July


Selective service

The pandemic and the jury trial: Are they contradictions in terms?

Miles B. Cooper

2020 July

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