Consulting, Pandemic Era Attitudes

Five Advantages of Online Mock Trials

Five Advantages of Online Mock Trials In the age of social distancing and Zoom jury trials, many legal professionals have had to adjust the way they work. Many of the research tasks that we used to conduct in person have moved online.  One of the ways we’ve adjusted to the pandemic is by conducting our mock […]

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Consulting, Pandemic Era Attitudes

Four Disadvantages of Online Mock Trials

Four Disadvantages of Online Mock Trials Because of the coronavirus, many of our interactive research activities – like mock trials and focus groups – have switched to an online format. In many ways, the pandemic merely hastened a transition from in-person or analogue ways of conducting research, to an online and digitized medium.  For example, […]

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Demographics, San Francisco Bay Area

Demographic Portrait of the Jury Pool in the Northern District of California, Oakland/San Francisco Division

These are the latest jury pool demographics for the Northern District of California. The jury pool in the Northern District of California, Oakland/San Francisco Division is unique. Specifically, both level of education and income demographics are much higher than what we see in other key patent venues. 50% of residents are less than 45 years […]

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