Claims Fest – Strength Through Diversity

Friday, September 21, 2018

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. REGISTRATION/CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST FL/CEU
8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. WELCOMING REMARKS – ERIC BOYER  
8:45 a.m. – 10:25 a.m.
JOINT SESSION
The Modern Framework of a Bodily Injury Trial 2.0
10:25 a.m. – 10:35 a.m. FIRST MORNING BREAK  
BREAKOUT SESSION 1

10:35 a.m. – 11:25 a.m.

Workers Compensation Across the Miles: A Three State Comparison) 1.0
First Party Property Insurance Law – Current Issues and Legal Trends 1.0
The Opioid Crisis and the Effect on Medical Malpractice 1.0
Don’t Be a Spoiler…Protecting & Ensuring Your Defense 1.0
11:25 a.m. – 11:35 p.m SECOND MORNING BREAK
BREAKOUT SESSION 2

11:35 a.m. – 12:25 p.m.

Premises Liability: Notice – When Do You Know? 1.0
Current Trends In Employment Law: From the ADA to the NLRB’s About Face on Employee Handbooks 1.0
Practical Compliance: Medicare/Medicaid Liens & Set-Aside Arrangements 1.0
Social Media – Selfies, Check-Ins, and Snaps: Discovering the Truth 1.0
12:25 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. LUNCH
BREAKOUT SESSION 3

1:30 p.m. – 2:20 p.m.

The Impact of Unconscious Bias – From Evaluation of a Case Throughout Litigation and Trial 1.0
BUSTED! Dismissing a Case for Fraud 1.0
E-Discovery: Discovering the Best Practices in Complying with State and Federal Law 1.0
2:20 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. FIRST AFTERNOON BREAK
BREAKOUT SESSION 4

2:30 p.m. – 3:20 p.m.

Defending Negligent Security Claims 1.0
Long Term Care: What You Need to Know About the New CMS Regulations and Litigation 1.0
The Spine Strikes Back – Defending Common Spinal Injuries in Workers’ Compensation and Liability Claims 1.0
Construction Defect Legal Update: SOL, SOR, Altman and Frye/Daubert 1.0
3:20 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. SECOND AFTERNOON BREAK
3:30 p.m. – 4:20 p.m.
JOINT SESSION
Bad Faith – Too Little? Too Late? 1.0
Ethics
4:20 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. FAREWELL REMARKS – ERIC BOYER

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