How To Use A Sanctions Motion To Help Win Your Case

Law360, New York (November 17, 2014, 5:55 PM EST) -- Sanctions are an undeniably powerful litigation tool. When used with finesse, a sanctions bid can weaken an opponent to the the breaking point and win a judge’s favor in one fell swoop. Here, attorneys share with Law360 their success stories and tips on determining when sanctions are the right move. 

C. Darryl Cordero, Payne & Fears LLP

"Sanctions can be the key to winning. The strategy is to give your adversary rope with which to hang himself, then get a court order. Don't be distracted by monetary sanctions — go for the issues. I recently obtained issue and evidence sanctions in...

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