Sep09

Civility In The Law

In this webinar, Maranga/Morgenstern Partner, Ninos Saroukhanioff, explores civility guidelines with regard to depositions, litigation conduct, and use of threats, among others, as set forth by the State Bar of California and the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA).

I. California Civility Guidelines

a. Depositions

b. Interrogatories

c. Document Requests

d. Bad Faith Litigation

e. Use of Threats

II. ABOTA Principles of Civility

a. Depositions

b. Written Discovery

c. Litigation Conduct

III. ABOTA Principles

a. Litigation Conduct

b. Conducting Litigation in Bad Faith

c. Use of Threats