Many a trial lawyer has been stopped dead in their tracks by an unanticipated objection or given an opponent free reign to introduce improper evidence. Though the rules can be hard to grasp, mastering the big ones can make all the difference in your case. This program will show you how to apply the rules to get your evidence admitted (or keep theirs out). Learn when to object, how to introduce your evidence and handle objections of the opposing attorney. Register today!
Learn how to lay a proper foundation for different types of evidence.
Get hearsay statements into evidence by knowing how to apply the many exceptions.
Find out how to effectively authenticate and admit social media, email and text evidence.
Overcome key barriers to getting witness testimony admitted.
This course is part of the Trial & Evidence Essentials in Nebraska series.
ROBERT S. SHERRETS is an attorney with Sherrets Bruno & Vogt LLC, where he has extensive experience in complex commercial litigation and has tried numerous cases before juries, judges, and arbitrators. Mr. Sherrets is a member of the Kansas Bar Association; Nebraska Bar Association; The Missouri Bar; U.S. District Court, District of Kansas; U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit; and the U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska. He has also taught seminars on advanced trial tactics and has participated in litigation in multiple state and federal courts. Mr. Sherrets has argued cases against before the Court of Appeals of Nebraska; the Supreme Court of Nebraska; and the United States Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit. He is admitted to practice in Kansas and Nebraska. Mr. Sherrets earned his B.G.S. degree from University of Kansas and his J.D. degree from University of Nebraska College of Law.
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