Pandemic Cybersecurity Related Issues and the New Normal
DATE POSTED June 2, 2020
As Covid-19 quickly turned us into a remote workforce, cyber risk and the number of attacks increased exponentially. Hackers have remained on the prowl for the path of least resistance to a company’s systems and to expose vulnerabilities for executing attacks. What are your legal responsibilities in today’s digital world? This question has become increasingly […] Continue reading...
Great Expectations: Managing Eccentric and Difficult Plaintiffs (and Their Attorneys)
DATE POSTED May 28, 2020
Great Expectations: Managing Eccentric and Difficult Plaintiffs (and Their Attorneys) We all have handled claims and defended cases where the plaintiff has an unrealistic expectation as to certain damages, such as the nature and extent of personal injury or wage losses that lack proof. Sometimes those plaintiffs are represented by attorneys who equally have outsized […] Continue reading...
Navigating Medicare Compliance: Strategies and Best Practices Relating to Management and Resolution of Non-Litigated and Litigated Liability Claims
DATE POSTED May 26, 2020
Obligations under the Medicare Act involving a liability claim arise when the release is signed. Compliance should not begin with the immediate involvement of a Medicare vendor. To achieve compliance, one who is negotiating a settlement must focus on the settlement terms and associated language within the release with an appreciation and understanding of the […] Continue reading...
Moving Litigation Forward: Remote Inspections During COVID-19
DATE POSTED May 21, 2020
The presence of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) has forced attorneys and experts to adapt and overcome mobility and social distancing restrictions put in place by local and federal governments. Born out of these constraints are the limitations placed on conducting site visits and laboratory inspections. In order to temporarily circumnavigate delays in litigation, remote inspections […] Continue reading...
Investigating and Defending the COVID-19 Workers’ Compensation Claim
DATE POSTED May 14, 2020
The insurance industry is already feeling the effects of COVID-19, and corporate counsel, program managers, claims representatives and brokers are all under intense pressure to develop strategies for prompt and thorough claims investigations and defense. Tune in for a discussion of best practices for claims investigations, analyses of some of the most pressing workers’ compensation […] Continue reading...
Workers’ Comp updates for Florida & Mississippi
DATE POSTED October 16, 2019
This workers’ comp-specific webinar focuses on Florida (Carr Allison) and Mississippi (Copeland, Cook, Taylor and Bush, P.A.) and be led by USLAW members from these firms. The program is created for human resource professionals, risk managers, safety professionals, TPAs and anyone interested in hearing the latest updates from these regions. Structured Financial Associates, Inc. (SFA) […] Continue reading...
Workers’ Comp updates for Maryland & Delaware
DATE POSTED August 21, 2019
Pitfalls of Social Media in the Workplace
DATE POSTED July 23, 2019
To Reserve or Not to Reserve
DATE POSTED June 4, 2019
DATE POSTED April 9, 2019