Attorneys Fees as Weapons Rule 68 and Texas Rule 167 *** 50% OFF - LAST CHANCE

        
  
     
Legal Area:        Ethics Civil Litigation Trial Appellate Family Personal Injury
Total Credit Hours:        1.50
Ethics Credit Included:        1.50
Registration Fee:        $30.00
Course Materials:        textaudio
Session END DATE:        05/31/2019
Information:        ONLY $15  Code: SAVE50
  

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CLEonline.com is pleased to present a special online CLE course on Offers of Judgement under Fed.R.Civ.Pro. 68 and Texas Rules of Civil Procedure 167, "Attorneys Fees as Weapons". This course features a streaming audio presentation by Mr. Herb Kraft, in which he discusses the issues outlined below. This audio presentation is accompanied by cases, ethics opinions and materials that can be included in employee manuals and employee training.



Some of the subjects for this course include:

  • Basics of the most enigmatic of the federal rules - Rule 68, Offers of Judgment

  • Advanced use of offers in class action, civil rights, injunctive relief and multiple plaintiff cases

  • Ethics and professionalism in counseling clients on the effects of offers

  • Texas Rule 167 basics

  • Appropriate use of either offer scheme in highly aggressive attempts to settle



The speaker for this course is Mr. Herb Kraft, an attorney and the author of several software programs used by attorneys for over 20 years to generate attorney-client employment arrangements. He has personally applied for fees from state and federal courts at the trial and appeal levels in over 400 cases. Kraft has testified as an expert in fees in state and federal court proceedings. Kraft graduated from Florida State University School of Law in 1983 with high honors, and began practicing in creditor's rights law, and later acted as counsel in several election challenges and civil rights claims. Kraft is now primarily a consultant to multi-national firms on computer software licensing, but still advises law firms on attorneys' fees issues. He resides in Redondo Beach, California.




ACCREDITATION INFORMATION


This course is approved for credit by the STATE BAR OF TEXAS (MCLE Provider #8238) and the STATE BAR OF CALIFORNIA (MCLE Provider #8648). In addition, regular CLE credits for this course may also be available in a number of other states through CLE Reciprocity, such as FLORIDA. Please check with your State Bar regarding specific accreditation information.


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