2017-2018 Catalog 
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LAW - 913 Trial Advocacy: Litigating in the High-Tech Courtroom

(2 hrs.)

Students explore through lecture, demonstration, and discussion the accumulation, organization and presentation of proof in the high-tech courtroom.  The course includes an examination of evidentiary and procedural rules as they relate to visual advocacy, computer technology, and digital graphics.  Students organize electronically stored information using CaseMap, take videotaped depositions, and prepare and present visual evidence using PowerPoint graphics, and Sanction trial presentation software.  The course culminates in a mock jury trial presided over by a Federal Judge.  LAW-633 Evidence Students must have a non-MAC laptop for use during class because the software can only be used in a Windows environment.