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Arkansas
Association of
Defense
Counsel

Downtown Little Rock.  Picture courtesy of The City of Little Rock

The Arkansas Association of Defense Counsel is an organization of lawyers in Arkansas whose work focuses primarily on defense litigation, and this site serves as a resource for the exchange of ideas, news and legal information.

The AADC strives to bring together Arkansas lawyers who devote a substantial amount of their professional time to the handling of litigated cases and whose representation in such cases is primarily for the defense.

The objectives of our association include the following:

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DRI Product Liability Seminar DRI Product Liability Seminar
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2018 Annual Meeting
July 27-28
The DoubleTree Hotel in Ft. Smith
details to follow

CGL policy does not apply when only damage is to insured's product.
by Scott Strauss & Carolyn Harder Ryburn
of The Barber Law Firm

Limits of business & dwelling insurance in the Tony Alamo case
by Carolyn Harder Ryburn & Scott Strauss
of The Barber Law Firm

October 30, 2017
Protection and Disclosure of Expert Communication Under Rule of Civil Procedure 26
by Scott Tidwell

October 30, 2017
Protection and Disclosure of Expert Communication Under Rule of Civil Procedure 26
by Scott Tidwell

October 16, 2017
It's A Sham Baby: An Examination of the Sham Affidavit Doctrine
by Rebecca Hattabaugh

September 25, 2017
Evidence of Damages from the Defense Perspective
by Russell Atchley & Maggie Benson

September 25, 2017
Evidence of Damages from the Defense Perspective
by Russell Atchley & Maggie Benson

September 11, 2017
Does the Duty to Defend include an Obligation to Fund Counterclaims?
by Robert Goodman & Valerie Pennacchio

August 28, 2017
Emerging Issues in Arkansas Workeres' Compensation Law
by R. Scott Zuerker

August 14, 2017
Annual Meeting Recap & Look Ahead
by Rebecca Hattabaugh