News — Mark Kosieradzki

A Practical Guide to Nursing Home Cases

Reviewed by Falin McKenzie Originally published in the July 2021 edition of Trial News, a monthly publication from the Washington State Association for Justice.  Nursing Home Cases by Mark Kosieradzki and Joel Smith was an easy to read, logically laid out text, directed toward and written for the practitioner who has never handled a nursing home case before. It is not a primer for a brand new attorney. It is best suited for an experienced personal injury or medical malpractice practitioner who is looking to take on nursing home issues as a new practice area. Many regulations that govern nursing home reporting and...

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Getting the Evidence You Need in a Timely Cost Effective Manner Using 30(b)(6) Depositions

Getting the Evidence You Need in a Timely Cost Effective Manner Using 30(b)(6) Depositions

By Jim Kytle Originally published in the July 2017 issue of Trial News, the monthly newspaper of the Washington State Association for Justice. In the last few years, trial lawyers have received some real gifts of knowledge from experienced practitioners who have been willing to share their wisdom in some great books and videos. The book reviewed here and video are wonderful additions to the knowledge we all need as trial lawyers. The Book “A great case needs great evidence. But you can’t get great evidence if your opponent has it locked up. A well–crafted 30(b)(6) deposition unlocks the door.” 30(b)(6) Deposing Corporations, Organi­za­tions...

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Pat Malone on "Rules of the Road: Roadmap to a Winning System"

Pat Malone on "Rules of the Road: Roadmap to a Winning System"

The following is from an interview of Trial Guides author Patrick Malone on his video set Rules of the Road: Roadmap to a Winning System.

Trial Guides: I wanted to ask you about your new DVD series Rules of the Road: Roadmap to a Winning System with Trial Guides. Tell us a bit about it, and what inspired you to do this.

Patrick Malone: I thought it would be fun to do something for the 10 year anniversary of Rules of the Road. We were on the eve of it when I started thinking about the book and I just kind of had the idea that I’ll do six sessions, I’ll do them a month apart, live audience of my peers in Washington DC

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Trial Guides Author Interview with Mark Kosieradzki

Trial Guides Author Interview with Mark Kosieradzki

The following is an interview conducted with Mark Kosieradzki, author of the Trial Guides book 30(b)(6): Deposing Corporations, Organizations & the Government.

Trial Guides: So, what made you want to write a book on 30(b)(6) depositions?

Mark: Well, you know what happened is, going through the practice of law I kept getting frustrated. I’d be going up against the government of the United States, corporations, entities, and I always just felt like they were going to crush me. And then I discovered 30(b)(6) is a tool that really is a David and Goliath.

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