Professor David Stout

David Stout

Representative Published Decisions

Kitts v. General Motors Corp., 875 F.2d 787 (10th Cir. 1989)

Trujillo v. City of Albuquerque, 1998-NMSC-031, 125 N.M. 721

Singhas v. N.M. State Highway Department, 1997-NMSC-054, 124 N.M. 42

Brooks v. Beech Aircraft Corporation, 120 N.M. 372 (1995)

Dunleavey v. Miller, 116 N.M. 353 (1994)

California First Bank v. State, 111 N.M. 64 (1990)

Perry v. Williams, 2003-NMCA-084, 133 N.M. 844

Powell v. New Mexico State Highway & Trans. Depart., 117 N.M.  415 (Ct.  App. 1994)

Representative Publications

Practice Publications

“Subrogation in New Mexico,” Chapter in New Mexico Trial Lawyer’s Litigation Manual (forthcoming), co-author

“Judicial Evaluation of Expert Opinions: Recent Developments,” New Mexico Trial Lawyer Vol. XLI No. 1 (January/February 2011)

“Insurance Bad Faith and Punitive Damages After Sloan v. State Farm,New Mexico Trial Lawyer Vol. XXXV No. 1 (January/February 2005)

"You've Got it Coming -- Winning Discovery through Effective Motions Practice,” New Mexico Trial Lawyer Vol. XXII No. 3 (March 1994)

"The Government Contractor Defense,” Product Liability Reporter April 1994.

"1993 Amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure," New Mexico Trial Lawyer Vol. XXII No. 2 (February 1994)

"Cipollone v. Liggitt Group, Inc., Federal Preemption and the Preservation of State Common Law Claims," The New Mexico Trial Lawyer Vol. XXI, No. 6 (June 1993).

"The Government Contractor Defense," The New Mexico Trial Lawyer Vol. XXI, No. 5 (May 1993).

"Through the Looking Glass Darkly: Cleveland v. Piper Aircraft and Second Collision Liability," The New Mexico Trial Lawyer vol. XVIV No. 7 (July/August 1991) .

Representative Presentations

New Mexico Trial Lawyer Presentations

New Developments Daubert/Aberico, September 23, 2011

Reflections or Projections? Re-thinking Loss of Consortium Damages, January 28, 2011

When are the policy limits the policy limits?, February 13, 2009

Issues of Agency: Knowing When Liability is Vicarious, April 29, 2005

Punitive Damages – Here today, gone tomorrow?, April 25, 2003

Insurance Coverage: Bad Faith and Good Faith – Drawing the Lines, April 26, 2002

Breach of the Duty to Defend and the Refusal to Settle: Opportunities for a Full Recovery, January 14, 2000

Using Uniform Jury Instructions, December 12, 1997.

Litigation Strategies for Damage Caps, October 24, 1997

Federal Preemption and Responses to the Government Contractor's Defense, October 9, 1992.

The Needle in the Haystack -- The Effective Use of Computer Transcripts, with Dean A. Finch, Randy LaMar, May 1, 1992.

Vehicle Product Liability and the Crashworthiness Case, September 14, 1990.

Judicial Presentations

Anatomy of a Toxic Tort, Judicial Conclave 2012, Panelist

The New Code of Judicial Conduct, Judicial Conclave 2012

Between a rock and a hard place: navigating the troubled waters of Alberico and Rule 702, Judicial Conclave 2011, Panelist

Civil Jury Instruction Workshop, New Mexico Judicial Conclave, June 7, 2001

Other Presentations

Update on Daubert, New Mexico Black Lawyers Association Seminar, October 9, 2009

Computer-Facilitated Document Organization, Presentation to University of New Mexico law students, April 4, 2003

Meditations on Effective Brief Writing, Presentation to University of New Mexico law Students, November 12, 2002

An Introduction to the Federal Tort Claims Act, Albuquerque Bar Association, June 6, 2000

Equal Rights in New Mexico, State Bar Presentation, October 23, 1999.

An Introduction to the Federal Tort Claims Act, Albuquerque Bar Association Presentation, March 4, 1997

Meditations on Effective Briefs, Continuing Legal Education of the State Bar of New Mexico, June 3, 1994