The Civil Litigator's Survival Guide To Evidence, Short Course | Part time online | York University | Canada
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The Civil Litigator's Survival Guide To Evidence

2 days
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895 CAD/full
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About

The Civil Litigator's Survival Guide To Evidence course offered by York University will help you ensure you have an up-to-date understanding of the key evidentiary principles and strategies that are essential to build your case, whether it settles or proceeds to trial.

Overview

What you will study

The law and best practices concerning evidence are continually evolving, so as a litigator, it is critical to not just keep on pace but to stay ahead of emerging issues.

The Civil Litigator's Survival Guide To Evidence course offered by York University will give you the practical tips and knowledge you need to prevail in negotiations, discoveries, motions, pretrials and trials.

Over two half days, you will have the opportunity to tap into the expertise of a distinguished faculty of judges and litigators, get the updated knowledge you need to remain current, and deepen your understanding of ongoing evidentiary issues that could impact your case.

Programme Structure

The program focuses on:

  • Hearsay – new practice tips, including how and when to object
  • Tactics for maximizing the weight of your evidence
  • Techniques for handling experts before and during trial
  • Motions and applications: the key differences in their role in determining the evidence you need
  • Proven strategies when challenging a claim of privilege
  • Best practices when responding to a prior inconsistent statement
  • Strategies to apply the rules of evidence to mediations and arbitrations
  • Practical advice and approaches to ethical/professional dilemmas
  • Tips from the Bench: Distinguished judges share the common mistakes they see litigators making and what to do instead

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 2 days

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details
  • On Demand.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Civil litigators (plaintiffs’ and defendants’ counsel)
  • In-house litigation counsel
  • Litigation law clerks
  • Litigation paralegals

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    895 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 895 CAD for the full programme during 2 days.
  • National

    895 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 895 CAD for the full programme during 2 days.

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