Thursday, December 15, 2016
1350 Walt Whitman Road
Melville, L.I., NY 11747
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
7.0 MCLE Credits: 4.0 Professional Practice, 3.0 Skills
Not Able to Attend in Person? If you cannot watch the webcast at the scheduled time and date, the recording will be available for you to access after the presentation date for a 60 day period enabling you to watch on your schedule and earn your MCLE credits.
*Note: Newly admitted attorneys registered for the webcast may only receive Professional Practice credits
Who Should Attend:
Both newly admitted and experienced attorneys, risk managers and claims professionals
Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section
Committee on Continuing Legal Education
Overall Program Chair:
Joanna M. Roberto, Partner, Goldberg Segalla, LLP, Garden City
This program will provide practitioners, risk managers and claims professionals with information necessary to effectively evaluate a New York Labor Law claim. It is intended to address construction claims from the inception until the time of trial. Join the many skilled attorneys and industry professionals who will present discussion topics relative to accident investigation, case law trends, insurance coverage and interactive trial demonstrations. This is a program you will not want to miss.
Topics to be Covered Include:
Construction Accidents and Investigation
Case Law Trends and Updates
Trial Practice Demonstrations
...and much more!
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. - 9:10 a.m. Welcome and Introduction
9:10 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. The Accident & Investigation
10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. Labor Law Updates
10:50 a.m. - 11:05 a.m. Refreshment Break
11:05 a.m. - 11:55 a.m. Issues Between Defendants, Third-Parties and The Insurers
11:55 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m. Insurance Coverage: Additional, Horizontal, Vertical or Some Other Way
1:50 p.m. - 2:40 p.m. Trial Practice Demonstration: Opening Arguments from Plaintiff and Defendant's Perspective
2:40 p.m. - 2:50 p.m. Refreshment Break
2:50 p.m. - 3:40 p.m. Trial Practice Demonstration: Cross-Examination of Vocational Rehabilitation Expert
3:40 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Trial Practice Demonstration: Closing Arguments from Plaintiff and Defendant's Perspective
4:30 p.m. Adjournment
Michael T. Colavecchio, Partner, Lewis Johs Avallone Aviles, LLP, Islandia (Chair) * Brian Brown, Partner, Zaremba Brownell & Brown, PLLC, New York * Thomas J. Dargan, Partner, Lewis Johs Avallone Aviles, LLP, Islandia * Elizabeth A. Fitzpatrick, General Counsel, Island Companies, Calverton * I. Paul Howansky, Partner, Harrington, Ocko & Monk, LLP, White Plains * Stuart J. Manzione, Partner, Furey, Furey, Leverage, Mangione, Williams & Darlington, P.C., Hempstead * Robert Seigal, Member, Carroll, McNulty & Kull LLC, New York * Theodore W. Ucinski, Partner, Goldberg Segalla, LLP, Garden City * Matthew J. Zullo, Partner, Rappaport, Glass, Levin & Zullo, LLP, Islandia.
NYSBA Members $175
Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section Members $150
Non Members: $275
Note: Pre-registration Strongly Advised: You can save money and guarantee your seat and course materials by registering early. Registrations received at the door are subject to an additional $15.00 registration fee. Registrations cancelled less than three days from the program date will be assessed a cancellation fee of $25.00.