Attorneys thinking of using visual aids like PowerPoint to add punch to their summations ought to pay heed to an appeals court decision in a personal injury case on Thursday.
The court in Romano v. Stubbs, A-5355-08, threw out a jury award of nearly $300,000, in part because the plaintiff lawyer’s slide show went beyond the words he spoke.
This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.
To view this content, please continue to their sites.
Not a Lexis Subscriber?
Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.
For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]