What matters more – jurors’ discrimination experiences or their attitudes? Or are both critical? Imagine you are in jury selection and have a juror who directly experienced workplace discrimination. You have another juror who has witnessed others’ experience with workplace discrimination. And yet another who harbors the belief that gender discrimination is ingrained in today’s […] The post How Jurors’ Attitudes About Gender and Age Discrimination in the Workplace Affect Your Case appeared first on Litigation Insights.
Working with expert witnesses can be difficult for even the most seasoned attorneys and trial consultants. Oftentimes, egos and expertise can get in the way of an expert’s ability to deliver persuasive testimony, requiring attorneys and trial consultants to be creative when developing solutions that fit both the problem and the expert witness. As trial […] The post Tips for Preparing the Expert Witness appeared first on Litigation Insights.
Last Fall, Litigation Insights committed to ongoing support for Schools Not Slavery, a Beyond Borders program that works to dramatically improve lives in Haiti. Together, we helped launch an effort with the people of Senma, to transform their village from a place of extreme deprivation into a safer, healthier community for children and families. We’re […] The post #GivingTuesday, Hurricane Matthew and Schools Not Slavery appeared first on Litigation Insights.
It has happened to every attorney that has ever stood up in front of jurors: maybe it’s just after lunch or maybe midafternoon. Perhaps it’s during a particularly science-heavy, technical part of your presentation. Just as you get to your main point, you scan the faces of the panel and notice one juror slumped over, […] The post How Do I Keep Jurors Awake? appeared first on Litigation Insights.
In a previous blog, we discussed the use of colors as one of the seven keys to effective timelines. Because the colors used in trial graphics vary greatly, we wanted to dive into the psychology behind colors and how, when and why certain colors are used. Understanding Color Psychology Color can evoke an emotion, create […] The post What are the Best Colors for your Trial Graphics? appeared first on Litigation Insights.