Court Professionals and Protests: What Should You Be Thinking About Now?

Court Leader’s Advantage Video Podcast: July 2020 Episode Since the May 25th death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, emotions in this country have been rubbed raw.  There have been protest marches in all 50 states, which have led to some unique tensions for America’s trial courts.  The First Amendment to the Constitution guarantees the right … Continue reading Court Professionals and Protests: What Should You Be Thinking About Now?

The Coronavirus: How are Courts Coping with the Crisis? Thursday, June 25, 2020 Episode

COOPs and the Coronavirus: The Lessons May Surprise You Courts are now in the midst of reopening, yet the Coronavirus is still very much with us.  Right now, the United States has had over 2.3 million confirmed cases with over 26,000 new cases reported just yesterday.  We have experienced 121,000 deaths from the virus and … Continue reading The Coronavirus: How are Courts Coping with the Crisis? Thursday, June 25, 2020 Episode

The Coronavirus: How are Courts Coping with the Crisis? Thursday, June 18, 2020 Episode

Your Court Restarting Trials?  Here’s What Works As courts are reopening, many have already held their first trials.  Others are planning to start trials in the next month or two.  Whether they are conducted in-courtroom, or via video conference-calls, trials are going to look different for some time into the future.  What will change for … Continue reading The Coronavirus: How are Courts Coping with the Crisis? Thursday, June 18, 2020 Episode

The Coronavirus: How are Courts Coping with the Crisis?: Thursday, June 11, 2020 Episode

Budget Strategies: What Have We Learned from the Lockdown? About three weeks ago, May 14, 2020, the financial crisis was looming, but the details were still vague.  Since then several courts have been forced to begin budget cuts that have included layoffs and furloughs.  Yet even now all we can say about the national situation … Continue reading The Coronavirus: How are Courts Coping with the Crisis?: Thursday, June 11, 2020 Episode

The Coronavirus: How are Courts Coping with the Crisis?: Thursday, June 4, 2020 Episode

Courts and Protest! also Virtual Hearings: What Have We Learned After Three Months? The events that have transpired since late February of this year defy classification. A pandemic the likes of which this country has not seen since the 1918 Spanish fluUnemployment numbers that rival the 1929 Great DepressionNow protests and riots in dozens of … Continue reading The Coronavirus: How are Courts Coping with the Crisis?: Thursday, June 4, 2020 Episode

The Coronavirus: How are Courts Coping with the Crisis? Thursday, May 28, 2020 Episode

What Will the Courthouse of the Future Look Like? As more courts reopen many practical problems are emerging.  How to social distance in courthouses and courtrooms that are ill-equipped for this kind of crisis?  What kinds of traffic and crowd management tools are available?  What will courthouses look like ten or fifteen years from now? … Continue reading The Coronavirus: How are Courts Coping with the Crisis? Thursday, May 28, 2020 Episode

The Coronavirus: How are Courts Coping with the Crisis? Thursday, May 21, 2020 Episode

Court Leader Advantage Podcasts - Ready to Reopen: What You Should Be Thinking About Now Almost all states have reopened, yet the future is still uncertain as COVID cases continue to climb and a vaccine appears unlikely before 2021.  Courts are faced with an ever-growing array of challenges.  Keeping employees, judicial staffs, litigants, and attorneys … Continue reading The Coronavirus: How are Courts Coping with the Crisis? Thursday, May 21, 2020 Episode

The Coronavirus: How are Courts Coping with the Crisis? Thursday, May 14, 2020 Episode

Court Leader Advantage Podcasts - Budget Cuts: The Crisis in a Crisis As if the Coronavirus crisis was not enough, our country now faces the worst unemployment figures since the 1929 Great Depression.  People not working means people unable to pay taxes.  State and local governments are experiencing staggering declines in tax revenue.  Sales taxes … Continue reading The Coronavirus: How are Courts Coping with the Crisis? Thursday, May 14, 2020 Episode

The Coronavirus: How are Courts Coping with the Crisis? Thursday, May 7, 2020 Episode

Court Leader’s Advantage Podcast: Is It Time to Reopen? It has been nearly two months since the President declared a national health emergency.  Twenty-two states have reopened or partially reopened; another six have plans to reopen in the near future.  This while the other twenty-two states have extended their orders to remain closed or have … Continue reading The Coronavirus: How are Courts Coping with the Crisis? Thursday, May 7, 2020 Episode

The Coronavirus: How are Courts Coping with the Crisis? Thursday, April 30, 2020 Episode

Court Leader’s Advantage Podcast: COVID and the Incarcerated Many jails and prisons across the country have now become coronavirus hotspots.  For example, news reports about the infamous Rikers Island jail in New York estimate that 12 hundred inmates are infected and 10 have died.  An estimated 800 correctional officers have been infected and of those … Continue reading The Coronavirus: How are Courts Coping with the Crisis? Thursday, April 30, 2020 Episode