• Webinars & Webcasts
    Employers, Be Prepared: Top Five COVID-19 Era Claims on the Horizon
    The current COVID-19 pandemic has seemingly changed the landscape of employment law overnight. As employers navigate their way through current and former employee situations related to COVID19, it is certain that employee claims and litigation will arise. This course will outline five of the most likely types of claims employers will see in this new environment.
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    Evaluating Talent: Best Practices for Screening and Onboarding New Talent
    The webinar is intended to walk participants through the hiring process from the application stage to the hiring process to on boarding your new employee. The webinar will cover common mistakes and risks you may not be considering when screening your applicants. We will also address common employment policies, such as noncompete, and when you should consider them. In essence, best practices for every step of bringing on a new employee.
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    Effects of the COVID-19 Crisis on Jurors’ Attitudes and Decision-Making
    This presentation will explore the likely effects of the COVID-19 crisis on civil jurors’ attitudes, beliefs, and decision-making processes from an evidence-based perspective. In addition to examining the psychological impacts of COVID-19 on jurors, the presenters will discuss changes in jurors’ attitudes towards corporations and corporate defendants and the influence that corporate responses to COVID-19 may have on juror decisions. Attendees also will learn how the COVID-19 crisis may affect jurors’ expectations for and perceptions of key witnesses. Most importantly, this presentation will discuss strategies for successfully navigating and even capitalizing on this crisis in order to promote positive case outcomes.
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    The Ghost of Treatment Past: Phantom Medical Bills, Medical Litigation Funding, and How to Fight Them

    Back by popular demand!

    Attendees will hear from two seasoned trucking attorneys and an experienced medical billing professional with an extensive background in analyzing medical billing procedures and determining the reasonable value of medical services regarding medical funding utilized in personal injury and trucking litigation. Specifically, attendees will hear about the different types of medical funding models (doctors who self-finance, factoring, medical funding companies, etc.), discovery tactics that can be utilized by defense lawyers to obtain relevant and critical medical funding information, and an overview of case law addressing the relevance of medical funding discovery and admissibility of medical funding information at trial. Additionally, attendees will learn examples of questionable billing practices (i.e., overcharging, upcoding, unbundling, etc.) and how billing experts can be utilized to help defense attorneys analyze whether the medical expenses incurred by a plaintiff were reasonable.

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  • Seminars
    Managing Partners and Law Firm Leaders Conference

    The Gwen Hotel
    Chicago, IL   

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    Fire Science and Litigation
    Grand Hyatt Washington
    Washington, DC

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    Nursing Home ALF Litigation

    Omni Nashville Hotel
    Nashville, TN

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    Fidelity and Surety
    The Gleacher Center                               
    Chicago, IL
    
    
  • Annual Meeting
    DRI 2020 Summit

    Washington Hilton
    Washington, D.C.

    Join us during our 60th anniversary year for DRI's 2020 Summit, October 21-24, at the Washington Hilton Hotel. Business is coming, are you? The DRI 2020 Summit is where lawyers and the business they serve will come together for days of networking, education, and more. We have planned a week of outstanding speakers and presentations, and many exciting networking opportunities -- all just for you. Stay tuned, more announcements are coming regarding the program to include education offerings, speakers, and networking opportunities.  You don't want to miss the DRI 2020 Summit, October 21-24 in Washington, DC.

      * Earn up to 8 hours of CLE credit including up to 1 hour of ethics credit.
      * Get involved --- join your substantive law committee colleagues for committee CLE presentations, business meeting, and other activities.

     

     
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  • Seminars
    Complex Coverage Forum
    The Westin Great Southern                       
    Columbus, OH
    
    
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    Defense Lawyers Asbestos Symposium

    Manchester Grand Hyatt                       
    San Diego, CA

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    Asbestos Medicine

    Manchester Grand Hyatt                       
    San Diego, CA

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    Professional Liability
    Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel
    New York, NY
    
    
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    Insurance Coverage and Practice Symposium
    Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel
    New York, NY