Akron Law and Vestige, LTD. to Present Electronic Evidence Certificate Program


Akron Law and Vestige, LTD. To Present Electronic Evidence Certificate Program

Akron, Ohio, Oct. 12, 2009 - The University of Akron School of Law and Vestige, Ltd. will co-sponsor a continuing legal education program titled "Electronic Evidence Certificate Program" on Nov. 20 from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Nov. 21 from 8 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. The program will be held at The University of Akron's Paul Martin University Center, 105 Fir Hill, Akron, Ohio.

Participants will receive an Electronic Evidence Certificate demonstrating competency in the legal and technical knowledge and skill sets necessary to advise clients regarding: using electronic evidence to accurately document and prove maximum damages in civil cases; investigating events without interviewing personnel; finding facts without relying upon human recall; documenting events without incurring significant outside counsel fees; and allowing electronic evidence to lead outside counsel and client to claims and defenses faster and more economically than traditional case-building research.

Presenters will be Don Wochna, founding partner of Vestige, Ltd., an electronic evidence professional services firm and Tom Henretta, a certified civil trial specialist.

The registration fee before Nov. 9 is $450 per person; $500 per person after Nov. 9. The cost includes 12 CLE hours including one hour ethics, one hour professionalism and .5 hour substance abuse, as well as breakfast and lunch both days. Register online at www.uakron.edu/law/continuinged, e-mail at manovac@uakron.edu or phone at 330-972-6363.

About The University of Akron

The University of Akron is the public research university for Northern Ohio. The Princeton Review listed UA among the "Best in the Midwest" in its 2008 edition of Best Colleges: Region-by-Region. Serving 26,000 students, the University offers approximately 300 associate, bachelor's, master's, doctoral and law degree programs and 100 certificate programs at sites in Summit, Wayne, Medina and Holmes counties. For more information, visit www.uakron.edu.

About The University of Akron School of Law

The University of Akron School of Law promotes justice, the protection of individual liberty and the rule of law through commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarship and service. A regional school of national impact, the law school features renowned programs in intellectual property, professional responsibility and trial advocacy, and is home to one of four Constitutional Law Centers in the United States, established by the U.S. Congress in 1986.To learn more, visit www.uakron.edu/law.