2019 Winter Convention - Thursday Materials


Please follow the below links to download the materials for the convention seminars on Thursday, November 7th, 2019 

Materials will be provided on disc at registration.
Printing on site is not available.


Plenary Session


Story - The Pathway to the Hero in Every Juror: Carl Bettinger, Esq.


Thursday General Session


Public Benefits and Injury Settlements: Tim Stallings, Esq. 


Winning Large Verdicts by Empowering Jurors: a Case Study on a Substantial Trip and Fall Verdict: Matt Nakajima, Esq. & Charlie M. Rittgers, Esq.  


Toward An Evidence Based Legal Practice: Utilizing Decision Science and Mathematics In Case Evaluation and Settlement: Hans Nilges, Esq. 


Anatomy of the Boeing Max 737 Crashes: Jamie Lebovitz, Esq. 


Why do my settlement offers suck?  What Can I do to Get Better Offers?  A Mediator’s View:  Daniel Mordarski, E


Jury Research for Jury Selection:  The Takeaways from Focus Groups: Artemis Malekpour, J.D., M.H.A. 

Workers' Compensation Session


Case Law Update:  Jon Goodman, Esq. 


Industrial Commission Update: Industrial Commissioners


Workplace Injury and Psychological Functioning: Dr. Raymond Richetta, PH.D & Dr. Patrick Yingling, Psy.D. 


Voluntary Abandonment - Case Law and Practice Tips: Stacy Callen, Esq. 


Updates from the Industrial Commission: Tom Connor, Industrial Commission Hearing Services Director  


What Workers' Comp Practitioners Need to Know About Employer Merit and Group Rating and Self Insured Assessments: Robert Trivisonno, Administrator


Professional Conduct Session


Professionalism: If It's an Option, Why Bother?: Patrick Perotti, Esq. 

Legal Ethics for Trial Attorneys: William Mann, Esq. 

Legal Ethics from Hollywood; Does Anyone Ever Get it Right?: Charles Kettlewell, Esq. 



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