Oct 22,
2021

Dram Shop, The Toxicology and The Law

9:40PM

“Dram Shop, The Toxicology and the Law” for the National Academy of Continuing Legal Education.

This online course is an overview of the toxicology of alcohol with a focus on the legal aspects of dram shop cases. Presenters discussed the many scenarios of civil litigation where alcohol may be involved, shared insights, unique challenges, and modifications surrounding a dram shop jury trial that took place during COVID-19.

Attendees will learn:

  • To identify two types of tolerance from alcohol use.
  • Describe the correlation between blood alcohol levels and signs of visible intoxication.
  • Identify 3 key pitfalls in the litigation of a dram shop case.
  • Identify 1 challenge in litigating a dram shop case from the defense side.
  • Identify 1 challenge in litigating a dram shop case from the plaintiff side.

To learn more about how to attend this online course, click here.