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From Preservation to Authentication and Admission
Text messages and apps can provide a wealth of evidence on liability and damages in personal injury cases. Do you how to properly collect and preserve them? Can you overcome authentication and hearsay hurdles to getting them admitted? This program will provide you with practical tips that will help you make the most of texts/apps and take advantage of opportunities to prevent the opposing party from doing the same. Build your skills - register today!
This program is designed for attorneys. Paralegals may also benefit.
Session time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Eastern
Presenter: Gerald A. Connor
Alaska Bar members may claim credit for attending CLE programs that have been accredited by other mandatory CLE jurisdictions. This program may qualify for up to 1.50 hours of credit, which includes 1.50 hours of VCLE credit under the voluntary CLE Rule of the Alaska Bar Association and 0.0 hours of MECLE ethics under the mandatory ethics continuing legal education CLE Rule.
GERALD A. CONNOR is a partner and trial attorney in the Scranton, Pennsylvania office of Margolis Edelstein, a full service multi-state litigation provider to the insurance industry, major corporations, and governmental entities. He represents clients confronted with all types of casualty litigation, ranging from automobile and general liability claims to products liability, construction defects, and workers' compensation. Mr. Connor's practice also includes the defense of, and consultation with, insurance carriers in bad faith, uninsured/underinsured motorist, first party benefits, and other coverage matters. He frequently lectures on a variety of topics related to his practice, including bad faith, automobile litigation, trial techniques, and the Pennsylvania motor vehicle financial responsibility law. Mr. Connor has handled dozens of trials, administrative hearings, and arbitrations to verdict, and also is active at the appellate level, in both state and federal court. He has a first-hand understanding of bad faith law and prevention, having worked as in-house corporate counsel with a national multi-line insurance carrier for a number of years prior to joining Margolis Edelstein. In this role, Mr. Connor gained an intimate knowledge of all aspects of the insurance industry, including good-faith claims handling and investigation, claims policy development and training, and bad-faith avoidance. Mr. Connor has had the unique experience of being deposed on a number of occasions throughout the U.S. in bad-faith and coverage matters. He is a member of the Lackawanna County Bar Association and the Pennsylvania Bar Association. Mr. Connor earned his B.A. degree from the University of Pennsylvania and his J.D. degree from Widener University School of Law.
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