Jury Trial: Defamation Claim

Apr 15th, 2013
Experience

Prepared voir dire, selected the jury, and prepared demonstrative exhibits for the defense in a jury trial in Hendricks County, Indiana. The plaintiff had sued her former employer and its president for defamation after the company president had fired the plaintiff for suspected theft and reported her to the police. After three days of evidence, the court granted the defense’s motion for judgment as a matter of law.