March 28, 2008 | Washington Legal Foundation

Uncivil Litigation: Misconduct and How Courts are Responding

1 min

Washington Legal Foundation Web Seminar Series

Event Highlights:

  • Underlying causes of apparent increase in litigation-related attorney misconduct.
  • Judicial authority to sanction attorney misconduct and motivations for judges’ use of sanctions.
  • Recent examples of judicially-imposed sanctions in context of discovery and other aspects of litigation.
  • Lessons that can be learned and applied from recent judicial actions.