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Workers’ Compensation Update 2014


7.0 MCLE Credits: 6.0 Professional Practice; 1.0 Ethics

It is no surprise that almost every attorney in New York is approached to represent an injured worker or an employer in a workers’ compensation claim. Understanding this area of the law is an important asset for any law practice. This program will provide you with an overview of the fundamental concepts and issues faced in all workers’ compensation cases, together with seasoned faculty giving an in-depth treatment of several of the more complex issues frequently encountered by practitioners. 


Program Topics

·         Key Initial Issues in Workers’ Compensation Claims

·         Permanency

·         Voluntary Removal/Labor Market Attachment

·         Fraud

·         Ethical Considerations in a Workers’ Compensation Claim

·         Medical Treatment Guidelines

·         Section 32 Settlements, Medicare,Third Party Issues


Program Speakers

Christopher R. Lemire, Esq., , Lemire, Johnson & Higgins, LLC, Malta, NY (Chair) * George Burke III, Esq., Partner, Lemire, Johnson & Higgins, LLC, Malta, NY * Kelly B. Dean, Esq., Associate, Walsh & Hacker, Albany, NY * Alex Dell, Esq., Law Firm of Alex Dell, PLLC, Albany, NY * Richard M. Goldman, Esq., Buckley Mendleson Criscione & Quinn, P.C., Albany, NY * Matthew R. Mead, Esq., Managing Partner, Stockton, Barker & Mead, LLP, Troy, NY * Sarah L. Merritt, Esq., Staff Attorney, Law Offices of Rafal Ankier, New York, NY * Justin Teff, Esq., Partner, Kirk & Teff, LLP, Kingston, NY.

Total Credits: 7.00 | Ethics: 1.00, Areas of Professional Practice: 6.00

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 1 Key Initial Issues In Workers' Compensation Claims (2014)
Areas of Professional Practice: 1.00
 2 Workers' Compensation: Permanency (2014)
Areas of Professional Practice: 1.00
 3 Voluntary Removal / Labor Market Attachment (2014)
Areas of Professional Practice: 1.00
 4 Fraud (2014)
Areas of Professional Practice: 1.00
 5 Ethical Considerations: Workers' Compensation Claims (2014)
Ethics: 1.00
 6 Medical Treatment Guidelines (2014)
Areas of Professional Practice: 1.00
 7 Section 32 Settlements, Medicare, Third Party Issues (2014)
Areas of Professional Practice: 0.50
Non-Member Price: $275.00
Published Date:
  • November 21, 2014
  • Online On-Demand
Product Code:
  • VDQ61
Areas Of Professional Practice Credit(s):
  • 6.0
Ethics and Professionalism Credit(s):
  • 1.0
Total Credit(s):
  • 7.0