Slack & Davis Featured in the Media and at CLE Events

Slack & Davis attorneys are often asked to share their expertise with media professionals, association representatives, university students, community leaders – and other lawyers. They have been featured in news stories on CNN, ABC-TV and USA Today as well as at Continuing Legal Education (CLE) events across the country. We welcome this interaction. Contact our marketing and public relations director, Teresa Ferguson, at 512.795.8686 (in Austin) or 800.455.8686.

A few of our CLE topics include:

  • “Border Crossing – Choice of Law Issues Involving Texas and Mexican Law”
  • “Trial Preparation for New Lawyers”
  • “Shifting into First: Early Development of the Commercial Truck Crash Case”
  • “Cross Examination of Expert Witnesses”
  • “Effectively Preparing for Expert Depositions”
  • “How to Use Corporate Representative Depositions as a Weapon in Litigation”
  • “Ethics in eDiscovery”
  • “Choice of Law in Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Litigation”
  • “Pre-Trial Game Plan for New Lawyers”
  • “Understanding Federal Preemption in the Medical Device and Pharmaceutical Context and Overview of Depuy Hip Implant Recall Cases”
  • “Everything You Always Wanted to Know About the Federal Courts Jurisdiction and Venue Clarification Act of 2011, But Were Afraid to Ask”
  • “Effective Strategies for Growing and Adapting Your Practice”
  • “How to Litigate Your First Civil Trial in Texas”
  • “Closing Strong: Turning a Good Case into a Great Verdict”
  • “’Trial Lawyers’ versus ‘Litigators’: Why Jury Verdicts Matter”
  • “Effective – and Ethical – Opening Statements”
  • “Seven Communication Skills of Successful Trial Lawyers”
  • “How to Take an Effective Deposition”
  • “Trying Technically Complex Cases”
  • “Preemption in Products Liability Cases”

Aviation Topics

  • “Air Ambulance Litigation”
  • “Government Documents and Witnesses: Using FOIA and Touhy in Aviation Litigation”
  • “What You Should Know About Airplane and Helicopter Crashes”
  • “The Pilot-Controller Relationship: Assessing Comparative Responsibility in General Aviation Crashes”
  • “Helicopter Crash Litigation”
  • “Transactions Gone Bad: Litigation between Buyers and Sellers of Aircraft”
  • “Aviation Cases Address Preemption, Jurisdictional Matters”
  • “Mandatory Aviation Insurance: A Domestic and International Perspective”
  • “Damage Done: Remedies in Lawsuits between Buyers and Sellers of Aircraft”
  • “How a ‘Certified’ Aircraft Design May be Unsafe for Pilots and Passengers”
  • “Misrepresentations in Sale of Aircraft: Consequences and Remedies”
  • “Litigating Accidents and Injuries Under the Montreal Convention”
  • “Trends and Recent Developments in Aviation Law”
  • “Representing Owners in Fractional and Jet Acquisitions”
  • “Aviation: NTSB Air Crash Investigations: The Back Story”
  • “Aviation: Deposing and Cross-examining the (Aircraft) Design Engineer”
  • “Aviation and Admiralty Law Update”
  • “Air Ambulance Helicopter Operations in the US: Medical Miracle or Menace?”
  • “Aviation Case Law Update”

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