Understanding How COVID-19 is Impacting Obstetric Malpractice Trials

November 18, 2021 10:15am

Charles Haskins
Clifford Law Offices (Chicago, IL)

Amy Evans
Executive Vice President
Liability Claims Division InterCare Ins. (Bellevue, WA)

Jack Gresh
Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (Atlanta, GA)

  • Analyzing the present state of virtual trials, mediations, and depositions
  • Evaluating whether they will continue post-pandemic
  • Exploring new litigation techniques and evidentiary questions in light of rising verdicts
  • Understanding the fundamentals of the pre-trial presentation in an obstetrics case
  • Determining what drives a jury decision in these high damage cases
    • Examining how masks in the court room may impact juror perception
  • Analyzing the changes in jury selection and how to select the best jurors in a post COVID-19 world