Month: May 2020

Bench Trial By Videoconference

By Michael Pressman, Research Fellow In various courts across the country, judges have been beginning to conduct civil bench trials over videoconference platforms (such as Zoom). Among the first of such videoconference trials was a one-day civil bench trial conducted

Memorandum: The Permissibility & Constitutionality of Jury Trial by Videoconference

By Michael Pressman & Michael Shammas, Research Fellows Below, our research fellows analyze, in the form of a legal memorandum, whether online jury trials are constitutional and permissible under federal and local rules. This question is likely to be met