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DAVIS MALM ATTORNEY DAVID RAPAPORT PARTICIPATES IN BOSTON BAR ASSOCIATION PROGRAM "IS THE CIVIL JUSTICE SYSTEM IN NEED OF SERIOUS REPAIR: PART II"

March 25, 2010 – Boston, MA
For more information contact: Jeanie Griggs
(617) 589-3895; jgriggs@davismalm.com

On March 22, Davis Malm attorney David Rapaport spoke on a panel with Justice Giles of the Massachusetts Superior Court, along with other experience trial lawyers, at a Boston Bar Association program titled “Is the Civil Justice System in Need of Serious Repair: Part II.” The program focused on the Final Report of the American College of Trial Lawyers Task Force on Discovery, which recommended significant changes to the rules of discovery in civil cases, and the basis for its conclusions, as well as two of the more controversial recommendations. Mr. Rapaport discussed problems presented by the proposed new rules for employment plaintiffs who need full and fair discovery in order to prove their cases.

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