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Witkin Legal Institute Podcast – Making the Jury Demand; Waiving the Jury

Listen to the Podcast: Making the Jury Demand; Waiving the Jury
Presented by John R. Wierzbicki, Co-Director, Witkin Legal Institute
Recorded June 15, 2020
This is part two in a series on juries.

***Download References PDF Here***

The material for the podcast was drawn from the upcoming new edition of
Witkin, California Procedure. The current (5th) edition is published by Thomson Reuters and updated annually, and contains a full list of resources relied upon for this podcast.

Listen to part one in the series on juries here.



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Free Virtual Ca MCLE June 10, 18, 23, and July 1

Free Online Virtual California MCLE Classes June 10, 18, 23 and July 1
(Advance registration required)

Wednesday, June 10, 1:00 to 2:00
Introduction to Legal Research with Fastcase 7
Presented by Ken Strickland-Garcia
Reference Attorney, Fastcase, Inc.

1 Houre Free General Participatory MCLE Credit
Training is free. Please register in advance here on EventBrite*
*Link to training meeting will be shared after you register on EventBrite
***Download Flyer Here***
Fastcase MCLE Materials – Presentation PDF
Fastcase MCLE Materials – Quick Reference Guide PDF

Fastcase MCLE Materials – User Guide PDF

This 1 hour MCLE program will provide an introduction & overview of legal research on Fastcase 7 to help enhance your Fastcase experience. Access Fastcase for legal research through our homepage at: sflawlibrary.org

Ken Strickland-Garcia is your newest Fastcase reference attorney for the West Coast. Originally from Duck, NC in the Outer Banks, Ken now lives in Portland, OR. Ken received his law degree from the UNC Chapel-Hill School of Law and his Masters’ in Legal Education from Georgetown. Ken lives in the Pearl District of Downtown Portland with his dog Rocky and his perfect fiancé, Andres.

Save the Dates! June 18 and July 1
Lexis Virtual MCLEs from Noon to 1:00pm on:
Marijuana in The Workplace: An Update and a Look Forward; and
Navigating The New Town Square: Cultivating Competency in Basic Online Legal Research

Save the date! June 23
Free Westlaw MCLE training via Web Ex on June 23 by Jonathan Dorsey, Esq., Customer Trainer, Government, Thomson Reuters.

Check back for more program details, including registration information. Stay informed about upcoming programs and receive E-Updates from the San Francisco Law Library by sending an email to sflawlibrary@sfgov.org with “subscribe” in the subject line.
The San Francisco Law Library is a California State Bar Approved MCLE provider.

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Podcast: Do You Have a Right to a Jury in a Civil Action in CA Courts?

New! Listen to the Podcast – Do you have a right to a jury in a civil action in California Courts?
Presented by John R. Wierzbicki, Co-Director, Witkin Legal Institute, Recorded May 4, 2020
***Listen Here***
***Download Materials Here***

This is part one in a series on juries. More are coming soon.

Stream Virtual Classroom presentations, including the Unforseeable Circumstance “Force Majeure” Clauses audio podcast by the Witkin Legal Institute on the California County Law Libraries’ Website

About the Speaker: John R. Wierzbicki is co-director of the Witkin Legal Institute. B. E. Witkin founded the institute before he died to carry on his life’s work in producing Witkin’s California Library: Summary of California Law, 11th ed., California Procedure, 5th ed., California Criminal Law, 4th ed., and California Evidence, 5th ed. John heads the Institute’s educational activities and writes on the topics of constitutional law, contracts, civil trial practice, and taxation.