Virginia: Special Cases - a Lawyer’s Education
During February 7-9, 2013, Mr. Waterman attends the annual conference of the Southern Trial Lawyers Association (“STLA”) in New Orleans, Louisiana, which coincides with Mardi Gras. It features 3 days of continuing legal education on vehicle accidents, medical malpractice, product liability, and other special cases, including brain injury and wrongful death.
Mr. Waterman began his legal career in New Orleans, practicing automobile product liability and medical malpractice. He has been a member of STLA for more than a decade.
STLA publishes a glossly quarterly entitled JUSTLAW. Its issue for First Quarter 2013 features “Maximizing Economic Damages,” “The Jones Act,” “Punitive Damages in the Interstate Trucking Unsafe Equipment Case,” and “How To Spot a Product Liability Case: A Method for Analyzing [Auto] Accidents”.