Bill Pentelovitch and David Schultz, partners in Maslon's Litigation Group, will co-present at Minnesota CLE's The Art of the Business Trial seminar on September 16, 2016. This course, which assumes knowledge of basic trial technique and practice, will showcase experienced practitioners and judges with their perspectives on how to persuasively communicate business information to the opposition and the trier of fact.
David will co-present a session titled, "Mediation" where presenters will discuss how to prepare one's client and deploy techniques to achieve the best results. Bill will co-present a session titled, "Direct Examination and Cross-examination" in which presenters will discuss how to highlight one's key points to avoid boring or losing the jury.
Bill is a business trial lawyer with more than 40 years of experience and hundreds of jury and bench trials as well as dozens of appeals in state and federal courts. He has also tried dozens of arbitrations. He practices nationally in the areas of non-compete, trade secret and unfair competition litigation, intellectual property licensing and royalty disputes, and is a leading authority in Minnesota in the area of ownership and governance disputes in corporations and partnerships. His wide-ranging trial practice encompasses virtually every type of dispute in which businesses can become embroiled, with a particular emphasis in the areas of non-compete, trade secrets, unfair competition, intellectual property licensing and royalty disputes, antitrust, securities, and financial services.
David is a trial lawyer who focuses his practice on high stakes litigation in the areas of product liability, healthcare, commercial disputes, civil and criminal fraud, and intellectual property. David has tried cases to verdict in state and federal courts throughout the country. He is board certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and as a Civil Trial Specialist by the Minnesota State Bar Association. David has taught trial advocacy at the National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA). David has developed an active appellate practice as well, having argued more than 50 cases before several federal circuits as well as the Minnesota Supreme Court and Court of Appeals. David is particularly adept in the analysis and elucidation of complex technical issues, a skill which he leverages for clients across all areas of his practice.
For more information or to register, go to: Minnesota CLE's The Art of the Business Trial.