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News | 08/10/2022

I Registered The Term Nuclear Verdicts® – Here’s Why

Carrier Management – August 10, 2022 Plaintiffs’ California dreamin’ became a reality when a Los Angeles jury went nuclear with a verdict of $464.6 million after an eight-week trial in June. The verdict included $24.6 million in compensatory damages and a staggering $440 million in punitive damages… READ MORE | DOWNLOAD

News | 07/13/2022

Defense Attorneys From Across The Country Complete Inaugural Nuclear Verdicts Defense Institute

Graduates Now Accredited “Nuclear Verdicts Defenders,” Endorsed by University of San Diego School of Law   SAN DIEGO (July 13, 2022) – Following four immersive days of training,  demonstrations, and group exercises,  18 defense attorneys from around the country have become the first graduating class of the Nuclear Verdicts Defense Institute, the only advanced trial … Read More

News | 07/01/2022

Inaugural Nuclear Verdicts Defense Institute

SAN DIEGO (June 27, 2022) – University of San Diego (USD) School of Law Director of Development, Debbie Rider, ’84 (JD), shared Dean Robert A. Schapiro’s congratulations to defense attorneys who participated in Tyson & Mendes’ inaugural Nuclear Verdicts Defense Institute held at the U.S. Grant June 23-26, 2022. Civil defense attorneys engaged in three … Read More

News | 04/22/2022

Teach Defense Lawyers How to Humanize Your Insureds

Features: Bob Tyson

Insurance carriers, are you and your defense counsel ready for the “perfect storm” of litigation that is coming once the pandemic is over? Are your teams trained to defend against the increasing wave of nuclear verdicts—jury verdicts of $10 million or more, or those in which non-economic damage…

Insights | 03/14/2022

Inaugural Nuclear Verdicts Defense Institute Announced: First and Only Trial Academy for Civil Defense Attorneys Set for June 23-26 in San Diego

Features: Bob Tyson and Linda Lane

SAN DIEGO (March 14, 2022) – The inaugural Nuclear Verdicts Defense Institute will take place June 23-26, 2022, in San Diego, led by an esteemed faculty of legal defense experts, including top trial attorneys, a specialist in jury psychology, and a certified faculty member for the National Institute of Trial Advocacy and professor at the University … Read More