Litigation Section

July 13, 2015
Ruling Could Provide Basis for Arguing That Courts Should Read Duty of Good Faith in Contracts

In the recent case of Old National Bank v. Kelly et. al. 31 N.E.2d 522, the Indiana Court of Appeals held that there was a genuine issue of fact as to whether a bank breached a duty of good faith with depositors. Read more here.

July 6, 2015
Bench Bar a Rewarding Experience for Section's Scholarship Winners

Check out this post to read about two scholarship winners' experiences at the Bench Bar Conference in June.

July 1, 2015
Social Media Evidence

The Indiana Court of Appeals ruled on April 30 in the case of Wilson v. State that the trial court in a murder trial did not commit error in allowing evidence of tweets alleged to be from the defendant. Find out more here.

June 29, 2015
Technology is Critical in Litigation - So Embrace It

Check out this post for insight and tips for effectively incorporating technology into litigation.

June 15, 2015
The Importance of Knowing When to Sit Down and Shut Up

The problems with asking too many questions of a witness are often counterintuitive and arise at the worst time if counsel hasn’t thought about what he or she wants to accomplish with this testimony. Click here to read more.

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Mission

The mission of the IndyBar Litigation Section is to promote the objectives of the Association within all fields of litigation, to serve the needs of members of the Section by providing relevant education and information, and to foster a close relationship between the lawyers and judicial officers in the Association.
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A Message from the Section Chair

George Gasper

“Welcome to the IndyBar Litigation Section! As the 2015  chair of the section, I encourage you to get involved with the section, whether that means attending our educational programming, networking with colleagues at a social event or volunteering for service on the section's executive committee.”

George Gasper - 2015 Litigation Section Chair - Ice Miller LLP

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