PBI has cancelled Live In-Person and Simulcast courses for the remainder of 2020. For more info, click here.
Real Estate Trends After COVID-19
Fri., June 12, 2020 – 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
How has COVID-19 impacted Pennsylvania’s real estate economy? To get the most up-to-date assessment on the present and future state of the real estate market, we recruited two industry pros to offer a frank dialogue on how COVID-19 has shaken up the marketplace and how it might permanently reshape working and living in PA.
Jury Trials During the Coronavirus Epidemic
Tue., June 16, 2020 – 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
The pandemic is having an impact on every facet of the court system. Join Betty Dunkum, an attorney with 25 years of experience in complex litigation, as she reports on her recent work with thought leaders across the country to develop ways that jury trials will change in response to the coronavirus epidemic.
Raising the Stakes: Effective
Pretrial and Trial Strategies
This program will examine various ways to up the ante in a personal
injury case. Using medical malpractice, dram shop, construction accident and tractor trailer
accidents as specific examples, the panel will address how the savvy attorney can use all the tools
at their disposal to increase the value of a case and negotiate a higher settlement.
Selecting and Influencing Your Jury
Dr. Susan Jones is a visionary pioneer in jury research and persuasion
with more than 30 years of courtroom experience - including work in more than 1,500 cases and
careful study of more than 3,000 jury deliberations. Her practical advice will transform your
perspective of the jury process and provide meaningful tools to help you win cases.
Communication Miracles at Work for Lawyers
If you want to quickly and effectively handle problems with co-workers
or clients, and you want to increase cooperation and decrease conflict, this program is for you. The
bottom line will be better client and co-worker relationships, leading to increased enjoyment and
productivity at work.
Communicating Across Generations
If you practice law, then being an effective communicator is at the
heart of your business. This program will teach you how you can effectively communicate across
generations whose life experiences, expectations and values differ greatly.