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Science of the Mind - How Jurors, Judges and Other Key Decisionmakers Really Think

Date: Tuesday, March 4th 2014
Time: 3-5pm
Location: World Trade Center Mezzanine, Building 2, 26 SW Salmon, Portland

Credit Type(s): General Credit

For many of us, the practice of law is about persuading jurors, judges, and others to make the decisions we want them to make.  But how much do we really know about how the decisionmaking process inside the human brain works? Research conducted by cognitive scientists and others has led to fascinating revelations about how human beings actually make decisions.  

At this CLE, the Honorable Michael Simon, US District Court Judge, and trial consultant Christopher Dominic of Tsongas Litigation Consulting will discuss this research and its implications for practicing lawyers.

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