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Tips for Combating Plaintiffs’ Deposition Tricks: #7 The Fog of Confusion (Part 2)

TRICK: Induce Low Road Cognition with the Fog of Confusion. TIP: Proceed with Caution. Last week we introduced the Fog of Confusion as a third way deponents might find themselves on an unexpected detour toward the Low Road. (Be sure to check out our article on the Ring of Fire for a quick refresher on …

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Tips for Combating Plaintiffs’ Deposition Tricks: #4 – The Undercurrent of Humiliation – Part 1

In this 10-part series, Tips for Combatting Plaintiffs’ Deposition Tricks, we expose some common tricks that plaintiffs’ attorneys frequently use to gain the upper hand during a personal-injury deposition. If you find yourself in the deponent’s chair, here aresome tips for recognizing and combatting these tricks so you can stay calm, maintain control, and better …

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Tips for Combating Plaintiffs’ Deposition Tricks: #3: The Riptide of Aggression

TRICK: Pull you out to the sea of Low Road Cognition with a Riptide of Aggression. TIP: Go With The Flow to maintain High Road Cognition. Last week, in Ring of Fire, we defined High Road and Low Road Cognition and provided you with tools for recognizing when you’ve been “triggered” into fight-or-flight mode, along …

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Tips for Combating Plaintiffs’ Deposition Tricks: #2 – Low Road Cognition: Your One- Way Ticket to the Ring of Fire

In this 10-part series, we expose some common tricks that plaintiffs’ attorneys frequently use to gain the upper hand during a personal-injury deposition. If you find yourself in the deponent’s chair, here are some tips for recognizing and combatting these tricks so you can stay calm, maintain control, and better protect yourself and your company …

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Tips for Combatting Plaintiffs’ Deposition Tricks: #1 – The Eye of the Storm

In this 10-part series, we expose some common tricks that plaintiffs’ attorneys frequently use to gain the upper hand during a personal-injury deposition. If you find yourself in the deponent’s chair, here are some tips for recognizing and combatting these tricks so you can stay calm, maintain control, and better protect yourself and your company …

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Murphy Legal blog post – From Military Service to the Trucking Industry

We all owe a debt of gratitude to those who have served our country in the military. According to the Pew Research Center, there were approximately 20.4 million US veterans in 2016, with 27% less than 50 years of age. Making the transition to civilian life can be a challenge for these individuals, and one …

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