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Lanier to Keynote HB’s Asbestos Conference in NY

HB is proud to announce nationally-recognized trial attorney Mark Lanier of The Lanier Law Firm will deliver the keynote address at Trying an Asbestos […]

Judges Shulman, DiNubile, Hely and Aulisi to Speak at HB’s Asbestos Conference

HB is proud to announce the addition of four prominent judges in asbestos litigation to the faculty of HB’s conference, Trying an Asbestos Case: […]

Rozen to Speak at HB’s Boston Asbestos Conference

HB is proud to announce Michael K. Rozen of Feinberg Rozen will speak at Trying an Asbestos Case: How to Get the ‘W’ in […]

Lanier on New Ways to Try Old Cases

Mark Lanier of the Lanier Law Firm gave the keynote address at the combined luncheon for the 14th Annual National Asbestos Litigation Conference and […]

Asbestos Attorneys Explain Plaintiff and Defense Strategies For Deposing Witnesses

Discovery and depositions in asbestos cases have a unique set of challenges and require different strategies for both plaintiff and defense attorneys. Susan […]

K&L Gates, Lanier Law Firm Chairing HB Asbestos Conference March 1 in Boston

In-House Counsel Free
HB is proud to announce that leading asbestos defense attorney Jeffrey King of K&L Gates of Boston and plaintiff attorney Rick Meadow […]

Litigators and Judges to Gather at Two Toxic Tort Events in Florida, HB Announces

Litigators and Judges to Gather at Two Toxic Tort Events in Florida, HB Announces

Florida, August 12, 2011 – HB Litigation Conferences LLC, announces two […]

Lanier to Deliver Keynote at 14th Annual National Asbestos Litigation Conference

HB Litigation Conferences is pleased to announce Mark Lanier will deliver the luncheon keynote address on October 3, 2011, at the 14th Annual National Asbestos Litigation Conference in Amelia Island, Florida. Lanier, founder and lead litigation counsel of The Lanier Law Firm, is recognized as one of the top trial [...]

Three Simple Rules For Trying Asbestos Cases in Offbeat Jurisdictions

Three Simple Rules For Trying Asbestos Cases in Offbeat Jurisdictions. Rule #1: You cannot blend, just don't offend them. I live in South Texas and I have watched people from Chicago and other places come in and try and pretend like they are one of us. They buy a pair of boots and they can't walk correctly. They sound like they just stepped off the set of [the 1980s era TV series] Dallas.

Terry on Trying Asbestos Cases in Offbeat Jurisdictions, Part 1

Michael Terry of Hartline Dacus Barger Dreyer has many years of experience defending Asbestos cases in various jurisdictions, from big cities to small, rural […]

VIDEO: Defense Attorney David Speziali Talks About Opening Statements

Opening statements in complex mass tort cases require defense attorneys to – among other things – boil the defenses down to their essence and back them up with illustrations, key evidence and clear timelines. Experienced toxic tort defense attorney David A. Speziali recently demonstrated his style and techniques in the context of a mock asbestos gasket injury case, where failure to warn was one of the primary allegations against the "defendant."

VIDEO: Bankruptcy Judges on Chapter 11 Efficiency in the Context of Asbestos – Part 7

The judges discuss the need to establish early on whether there will need to be claims estimation hearings on asbestos personal injury claims, when the hearings should occur, what method of estimation will be employed and the scope of the hearings.

Press Release: Five Sitting Judges Featured at Tort Law Seminar Focused on Asbestos, HB Announces

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Five Sitting Judges Featured at Tort Law Seminar Focused on Asbestos, HB Announces

LOS ANGELES – Five sitting judges from Los Angeles […]

Frank Pond on Winning at Trial: Understand the Facts – and Yourself

An HB Conference Report

By Tom Hagy

“Ultimate success at trial starts on the day you understand yourself as a lawyer.”  That was the opening […]

In-House Counsel Play Prominent Role in HB’s National Asbestos Litigation Conference, HB Announces

For Immediate Release

NEW YORK — July 20, 2010 – A dozen in-house counsel from manufacturing companies and insurance companies are on the faculty of […]

Judge Robreno Joins Faculty of HB’s National Asbestos Litigation Conference

HB is proud to announce that Judge Eduardo C. Robreno will speak at HB’s 13th Annual National Asbestos Litigation Conference.

Judge Robreno is the third […]

Video: Steve Kazan on the Changing Face of Asbestos Litigation

Steve Kazan is one of the leading and authoritative voices on asbestos law and policy, not only in the U.S., but internationally.  I spent […]

Video: Steve Kazan Talks About Efforts to Address Global Mesothelioma

Steve Kazan is one of the leading and authoritative voices on asbestos law and policy, not only in the U.S., but internationally.  I […]

Video: Steve Kazan on the Continued Use of Asbestos in the United States

Steve Kazan is one of the leading and authoritative voices on asbestos law and policy, not only in the U.S., but internationally.  I spent […]

Cetrulo on Asbestos Litigation 1

Lawrence G. Cetrulo is founding partner of Cetrulo & Capone in Boston. A leading voice in toxic tort litigation in general and in asbestos […]

Cetrulo on Asbestos Litigation 2

Lawrence G. Cetrulo is founding partner of Cetrulo & Capone in Boston. A leading voice in toxic tort litigation in general and in asbestos […]

Cetrulo on Asbestos Litigation 3

Lawrence G. Cetrulo is founding partner of Cetrulo & Capone in Boston. A leading attorney in toxic tort litigation in general and in asbestos […]

San Francisco Judge Kahn Speaking at Los Angeles Asbestos Conference, HB Announces

SAN FRANCISCO – February 14, 2010 – San Francisco Superior Court Judge Harold E. Kahn will join a group of other respected jurists participating […]

Belluck, Pietrykowski to Chair the 2010 National Asbestos Conference, HB Announces

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 1, 2010 — HB Litigation Conferences CEO Tom Hagy has announced attorneys Joseph Belluck of New York and Michael Pietrykowski of San […]