How to Prepare for your First TCPA Deposition

August 2, 2018, 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. ET
| Skill areas: 
Discovery
,
Strategy: Structuring and Plotting the Case

Private Members: $50
Legal Aid, Public Interest, Law School, and Military Members: $30
Nonmembers: $90 (Nonmembers need to email Rebecca@consumeradvocates.org to be verified to attend the webinar)

After finding your first TCPA claim and litigating the case through written discovery, you will need to both protect your client during a deposition and depose the defendants’ witnesses.  
The webinar will discuss step-by-step methods for addressing how to prepare for the inevitable depositions. Learn how to prepare your client and yourself. This training will focus on providing new and seasoned attorneys for depositions in the TCPA context in both individual and class case contexts.

What You Will Learn

•   How to prepare your client for depositions in individual cases.
•   How to prepare your client for depositions in class cases.
•   What material objections you should raise during the deposition of your client.

Speaker

Matthew Lein has spent nearly his entire legal career helping consumers, workers subjected to unfair and deceptive business practices, the injured in non-work injury settings, those applying for Social Security, and injured workers. He is experienced in a variety of areas including, but not limited to, the FDCPA, TILA, FCRA, RESPA, and TCPA. Matthew handles both individual and class action cases. He was most recently appointed co-lead class attorney in Veness v. Heywood, Cari & Anderson, S.C., No. 17-CV-338-BBC, 2017 WL 6759382, at *2–3 (W.D. Wis. Dec. 29, 2017).  Matthew currently serves on the board of Wisconsin Association of Worker's Compensation Attorneys (WAWCA).  Matthew is a past president of the Tri-County Bar Association (Sawyer, Washburn and Rusk).  

CLE Credit

Are you interested in receiving CLE credit for this webinar? NACA does not seek CLE approval for each webinar in each individual state.  Individual attorneys can generally apply for, and receive CLE credit, in their respective states. Please note that NACA is now a State Bar of California MCLE Provider and this webinar is considered pre-approved for CLE credits for lawyers practicing in California. NACA will provide, upon request, certificates of attendance to be used in state bar applications and for records required by California attorneys. Email rebecca@consumeradvocates.org to request a certificate of attendance. 

Refund Policy

Please note that there are no refunds for webinars since participants can view the presentation after it has taken place. If your registration was submitted less than two hours prior to the event, it is not guaranteed that you will receive access to participate in the live presentation. However, you will receive access to the recorded webinar in the coming days.

Why You Should Register Even If You Can’t Attend the Live Webinar

For each webinar you register for, regardless of whether you attend live, you will automatically receive an email inviting you to view a recording of the webinar and also containing attachments of the Power Point presentation and any other supplemental materials within two business days of the live webinar. This way, if you have a time conflict, you will be able to listen to the webinar and study the course materials at your convenience. If you have any questions, please contact Rebecca Smolar, Manager of Education, at rebecca@consumeradvocates.org.