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CPD by Others
Code : 2013089
Event Name : The Use of Technology in Dispute Resolution
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Ms Kate Wyllie, Business Development Manager, Merrill Corporation
Ms Farhat Jabeen, Litigation Support Specialist, Merrill Corporation
Kate Wyllie, Business Development Manager, joined Merrill in 2005. Kate provides training and guidance on Merrill’s court reporting and litigation support services around Asia and assists clients on how to best assess appropriate services for each matter.

Farhat Jabeen, Litigation Support Specialist, has extensive experience in computer forensics and evidence management. Since joining Merrill in October 2011, Farhat has worked closely with law firms to assist with court matters and arbitration proceedings. She currently leads Merrill’s Asia litigation support offerings and specialises in all aspects of trial preparation including document review and processing, case management, and electronic discovery.
Event Date : 12/11/2013
Event Time : 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : Surveyors Learning Centre, Room 120712/F, Wing On Centre, 111 Connaught Road Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
Division : QSD
Closing Date : 11/11/2013
Fee : HK$120 for members; HK$150 for non-members (HK$20 walk-in surcharge on all prices listed); Free of charge for full time University students (subject to availability)
Priority : QSD Members; First-come-first-served
Language : English
Details :

This presentation provides an overview of the latest technologies available for dispute resolution and shows how they can assist in preparing for arbitration or litigation. The course outlines of the available tools for case preparation, e-discovery and document management, as well as hearing room technologies including realtime transcription and the electronic presentation of evidence. This practical discussion is combined with live software demonstrations.

Case preparation tools

  •  Digital recording and transcription
  • Witness interviews and covert recording
  • Machine v human translation

Preparation of documents

  • Evidence collection
  • Hard copy scanning, OCR, coding
  • E-discovery issues and considerations
  •  Document management solutions

Hearing room technologies

  •  Realtime transcription
  • Electronic presentation of evidence
  • Evidence reconstruction