THE ETHICS OF SOCIAL MEDIA AND JURORS: THE RISING IMPORTANCE OF SOCIAL MEDIA IN THE COURTROOM

Social Media

by Leslie Ellis, Ph.D. and Samantha L. Schwartz, Ph.D., M.L.S. As of January 2015, almost one billion people worldwide (and two-thirds of Americans) used Facebook at least monthly, and 400 million tweets were sent per day. A vast majority of those under 65 use social media and, contrary to many assumptions, so do more than a third of adults […]

FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions About Jury Research

FAQ: FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT JURY RESEARCH

“WHEREAS LAWYERS ARE TRAINED TO THINK LEGALLY – JURORS TEND TO USE THEIR EXPERIENCES TO UNDERSTAND CASES.” Following are some of the most frequently asked questions about jury research: WHAT IS JURY RESEARCH? Jury research is the study of the behavior of jurors. The study of jury attitudes and decision making in the world of […]

U.S. Legal Support Completes Acquisition of DecisionQuest

DecisionQuest A U.S. Legal Support Company

Torrance, CA 10.01.19 – U.S. Legal Support, Inc., the nation’s leading provider of litigation support services, proudly announces the acquisition of DecisionQuest. For more than thirty years, DecisionQuest has served as the preferred trial consultant to the nation’s most prestigious law firms. DecisionQuest’s pioneering team of experts has been retained in high-risk, high-stakes litigation in […]