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February 17, 2012

Asbestos Lawyers Speak: Rice and Herrick to serve as guest speakers at HarrisMartin Asbestos Litigation Conference

Motley Rice co-founder Joe Rice and member John Herrick have been invited to present at the upcoming HarrisMartin Federal and State Asbestos Litigation Conference being held at the LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort in Naples, Fla., from Feb. 20 to 21, 2012.

Rice, who is co-chairing the event with David Craig Landin of Junton & Williams LLP, will give welcoming remarks on Monday at 8:15 a.m. From 10:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Herrick will speak as part of a discussion entitled, "Mardoc MDL - Will it be Different this Time Around and Why?" with Michael Cole of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP.

Additional discussion topics include:

  • FELA Litigation
  • Jury selection and persuasion in federal trials
  • Low-dose chrysotile defense after Kanarek
  • MDL practice in federal court
  • MDL-875
  • The Texas MDL and trial docket

Learn more about the HarrisMartin Federal and State Asbestos Conference, including its speakers, agenda and how to register.