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The documents below are written materials from programs that have been sponsored by the Commercial Business Litigation Committee. Please note: You must be a Section of Litgation member and be logged in to access the files.

All files are available in PDF format unless otherwise noted. (PDF)

Section of Litigation Annual CLE Conference: April 2016, Chicago, IL

Jack v. the Giant: Keeping Reins on a Case with Disproportionate Burdens

Regional CLE Conference: May 2015, Chicago, IL

Business Development for Business Litigators


Section of Litigation Annual CLE Conference: April 2015, New Orleans, LA

How to Run a Case: What Law School Doesn't Teach You


Section of Litigation Annual CLE Conference: April 2014, Scottsdale, AZ

Litigating Privacy and Data Breach Issues in 2014

Winning Advocacy: Oral Argument from the Inside Out

Annual Meeting: August 2013, San Francisco, CA

Social Media Evidence—How to Find It and How to Use It.

Section of Litigation Annual CLE Conference: April 2013, Chicago, IL

Ethical Hurdles, Snares, and Pitfalls in Prepping and Using Experts

The SEC, FTC, Sarbanes Oxley and IRS Whistleblower Acts

Countering the Empty Pocket Defense and Other Tips for Settling Commercial Cases in a Bad Economy

When Your R&D Is No Longer a Trade Secret: Litigating & Calculating Damages

Merger & Acquisition (M&A) Litigation: Current Issues and Trends

Section of Litigation Annual CLE Conference: April 2012, Washington, D.C.

Marketing in the Social Media Age: How Women, Minorities, Solo Practitioners, and Small Law Firms can “Tweet” Themselves to the Front Page

“Good Works Equals Good Business”

Corporate Internal Investigations: A Case Study Involving Special Committees, Auditors, and Antitrust on Protecting Privileged Information

Anatomy of a Data Breach: Developments in Data Security and Cloud-Computing Law

Deposition Practice in Complex Cases: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Section of Litigation and Criminal Justice Section CLE Conference: April 2011, Miami

Litigation Series TeleConference: December 2008

Litigation Series TeleConference: September 2008

ABA Annual Meeting: August 2007, San Francisco

Litigation Series TeleConference: September 2006

ABA Section Annual Conference: April 2006, Los Angeles

ABA Annual Meeting: August 2005, Chicago

ABA Section Annual Conference: April 2005, New York