Date(s) - 12/10/2018
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
JW Marriott Chicago
Approved for 4.5 MCLE hours
7:30 – Registration Desk Opens (Continental breakfast provided.)
Seminar begins at 8:15 AM; ends at 1:20 PM
REGISTER IN ADVANCE – course material is distributed electronically prior to the seminar and course handbooks will NOT be available at the door.
Admittance cannot be guaranteed for at-door registrations.
Program Planning Chair & Moderator:
Sean M. Houlihan / Power Rogers & Smith LLP, Chicago
Topics include –
Actual and Apparent Agency – Christopher T. Hurley, Hurley McKenna & Mertz / Chicago
Perspective from the Bench, The Honorable Kay M. Hanlon, Judge, Circuit Court of Cook County, Law Division / Chicago
Demonstrative Exhibits – Bradley M. Cosgrove, Clifford Law Offices / Chicago
Birth Injuries – Patrick A. Salvi II, Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard / Chicago
Direct Examination – Joseph A. Power, Jr., Power Rogers & Smith LLP / Chicago
Developing Non-Economic Damages – Stephen D. Phillips, Phillips Law Offices / Chicago
Strategies for Deposing Defense Experts – David R. “Chip” Barry, Jr., Corboy & Demetrio/ Chicago
Proximate Cause – Sara M. Davis, Cogan & Power / Chicago
Closing Argument – Marc A. Taxman, Taxman Pollock Murray & Bekkerman / Chicago
Case Selection / Screening – J. Matthew Dudley, Dudley & Lake / Libertyville
Jury Selection – Benjamin A. Crane, Coplan & Crane / Oak Park
ITLA’s Medical Malpractice Trial Notebook
An addendum has been prepared to update the 2017 edition of the Medical Malpractice Trial Notebook. The Addendum, containing the most recent cites and references, updates each of the 18 chapters of the Notebook.
- A MUST for every plaintiff’s lawyer who handles malpractice cases.
- Save hours of research time.
- Most recent cites and references.
- Handy reference in the courtroom to handle virtually any situation.
- 18 Chapters – indexed and tabbed for easy use.
Medical Malpractice Trial Notebook Chapters
735 ILCS 5/2-622 • Statute of Limitations • Medical Studies Act • Negligence/Standard of Care & Locality Rule • Institutional Negligence; Vicarious Liability; HMO Liability; Nursing Home Liability • Res Ipsa Loquitur • Informed Consent/Battery • Patient Fault • Proximate Cause • Learned Medical Treatises • Use of Medical Records • Physician-Patient Privilege • Rule 213 Opinion Witnesses • Closing Argument • Jury Instructions • Settlement • “Empty Chair”/Sole Proximate Cause Defense & Respondents in Discovery • Insurance Coverage; Bad Faith; Governmental Defendants & Governmental Regulation of Health Care Professionals •
Medical Malpractice Notebook Editor: Keith A. Hebeisen, Clifford Law Offices, Chicago
If you need a room at the JW Marriott, (single/double $185) call 312-660-8200 BY NOVEMBER 18, 2018.
Indicate that you are attending an Illinois Trial Lawyers Association December function.
Bookings are closed for this event.