Civil Bench/Bar Luncheon:
Meeting the Challenge of 2017

When

MARCH 15, 2017
noon-1:30 p.m.

Where

Coleman A Young Municipal Center 
3rd Floor Jury Room
2 Woodward Ave
Detroit, MI 48226
 

Contact

Darlene Trudell 
Detroit Bar Association 
313-961-6120, ext. 201 
dtrudell@detroitlawyer.org 

 

 

Join the Judges of the 3rd Circuit Civil Division and fellow attorneys in shared ideas on the joint bench-bar challenge of efficient handling of influx of auto neg. cases. 

TOPICS INCLUDE:

Modified scheduling order - Court-wide use of a new addendum to scheduling orders in No-Fault/auto neg. cases

One-year goal - Sharing ideas for resolving most No-Fault/auto neg. cases within one year of filing

Mediation pilot program - Expedited facilitative mediation in cases evaluated for under $25,000

Covenant motions/orders - Consistency and efficiency in addressing Covenant motions and stipulated apportionment orders
 

AGENDA:

Noon Lunch
12:30 p.m. Introduction of judges
12:45 p.m.
Discussion
1:15 p.m.
Questions
1:30 p.m.
Adjourn

COST:
$20 for attorney members of the Detroit Bar Association
$25 for non-member attorneys
J
udicial Officers and Law Students may attend free of charge if they pre-register