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Trial Magazine

2019 February—Danger on the Road

Volume 55, No. 2

This month, Trial's transportation issue focuses on “danger on the road.” Learn about handling cases involving nontraditional vehicle services such as ride-shares and electric scooters; strategies for tackling bus crash cases; how to investigate medical helicopter crashes; and more. Also: protecting your verdict on appeal.

Cover image: Chuck Colht / Unsplash

Theme Article

  • Same roads, new rules: Don't get rerouted by ride-shares
    Ram Fletcher
  • Same roads, new rules: Make way for e-scooters
    Ira H. Leesfield and Justin B. Shapiro
  • The nuts and bolts of bus crash cases
    Katherine Harvey-Lee
  • Investigating medical helicopter crashes
    Gary C. Robb
  • On guard
    Rob Ammons

President's Page

  • An uncharted course
    Elise R. Sanguinetti

Also Featured

  • The Brief February 2019

Verdicts & Settlements

  • Bad faith denial of coverage for cancer patient's proton beam therapy
  • Failure to notify parent of deceased child's impending cremation
  • Failure to clear snow and ice from subway steps
  • Negligent operation of box truck
  • Improper lookout
  • Failure to monitor, treat detainee
  • Negligent operation of SUV
  • Sexual abuse of high school students
  • Inadequate guard on rotary mold press machine

Good Counsel

  • 7 ways to appeal-proof your verdict
    Elizabeth Cabraser

Question of the Month

  • What will be the opening of your speech at your future retirement party?

On the Hill

  • On track with the new Congress
    Kate Ilahi


  • Birth injury verdict sends powerful message
    Kate Halloran

Justice in Motion

  • AAJ Education on the Horizon February 2019


  • The lighter side of the law