Registration Fee:

$155

 

WORKERS' COMPENSATION LAW FOR THE GENERAL PRACTITIONER

RECORDED MARCH 15, 2012

Archived Webcast

CLE Hours:
6 CLE Hours including 1 Ethics Hour, 1 Professionalism Hour and 3 Trial Practice Hours

Co-Sponsor:
Workers' Compensation Law Section, State Bar of Georgia

Presiding:
Elizabeth D. Costner, Program Co-Chair, Law Office of Elizabeth DeVaughn Costner, Savannah
Ingrid E. Nuss, Program Co-Chair, Drew Eckl & Farnham LLP, Atlanta

WELCOME AND PROGRAM OVERVIEW
Elizabeth D. Costner
Ingrid E. Nuss

Professionalism
Hon. Elizabeth W. Lammers, Judge, State Board of Workers’ Compensation, Atlanta
John T. Parker, The Parker Law Firm, P.C., McDonough
Santana T. Flanigan, Smith, Welch, Webb & White, LLC, McDonough

How to Win (or Lose) a Case
Hon. Charles G. Spalding, Judge, State Board of Workers’ Compensation, Atlanta

Immigration Issues
Frank L. Aitcheson, III, Frank L. Aitcheson LLC, Atlanta

Maloney: The Diligent Job Search
Holly J. Portier, Hamilton, Westby, Antonowich & Anderson, Atlanta

Contacting the Medical Provider in a Workers’ Compensation Matter (Legal and Ethical Considerations)
C. Jason Perkins, Perkins Law Firm LLP, Carrollton
H. Michael Bagley, Drew Eckl & Farnham LLP, Atlanta
Defeating the Subrogation Lien
James N. “Jay” Sadd, Slappey & Sadd, Atlanta
Coverage Issues in Workers’ Compensation
C. Wade McGuffey, Jr., Goodman McGuffey Lindsey & Johnson LLP, Atlanta
Avoiding Litigation—What the Insurer Needs to Know at the Outset
Jake Olson, Coordinator, Workers’ Compensation Claims, Auto-Owners Insurance Company, Duluth
The Dual Highway: Contemporaneous Handling of Social Security and Workers’ Compensation Claims (Tips and Pitfalls)
Phillip B. Sartain, Sartain Law Offices LLP, Gainesville
A Solution to the MSA “Problem”
Thomas M. Finn, Finn & Hurtt, Dalton