1. b) It is a good practice to have a lawyer present in the room whenever possible but it is not mandatory.
2. b) A jury consultant is generally permitted to sit at counsel table during jury selection subject to the discretion of the judge.
3. d) A jury consultant is generally permitted to gather information on a prospective juror using social media (e.g., Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.) only if they do not connect with the prospective juror and in some jurisdictions leaves no electronic “footprint” of their searches.
4. d) A jury consultant can conduct online surveys and focus groups generally whenever they want subject to any court rules that may prohibit or limit conducting pretrial jury research in the venue.