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Workers' Compensation: MCLE BasicsPlus!®

Establish a solid foundation and strategy for success

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  • Product Number: 2180185WAU
  • Publication Date: 4/24/2018
  • Length: 6 Hours CLE Credit Note
  • Copyright: © 2018 MCLE, Inc.
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    This program provides a thorough introduction to workers’ compensation practice. Experienced attorneys who concentrate in the field and judges who rule on these matters daily draw on their expertise to give you substantive explanations and practical advice on how to handle these cases. Emphasis is placed on evaluating and litigating workers’ compensation claims. Establish a solid foundation and learn pointers and strategy from the expert panelists at MCLE.

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    • 9:30 - 9:35 am

      Welcome and Introduction

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      Judson L. Pierce, Esq., Pierce, Pierce & Napolitano , Salem, Co-Chair
      Ned W. Barrett, Esq., Law Offices of Martin B. Schneider, PC , Salem, Co-Chair
    • 9:35 - 10:00 am

      Overview of the DIA Structure and Case Flow

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      Hon. Omar Hernández, Department of Industrial Accidents, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
    • 10:00 - 10:15 am

      Defining Covered Employees and Personal Injury Under G.L.c. 152

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      Judson L. Pierce, Esq., Pierce, Pierce & Napolitano , Salem, Co-Chair
    • 10:15 - 10:45 am

      Representing the Claimant from Intake Through Litigation of the Claim

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      Ryan L. Benharris, Esq., Law Offices of Deborah G. Kohl , Fall River
    • 10:45 - 11:00 am

      Networking and Refreshment Break

    • 11:00 - 11:30 am

      Representing the Employer/Insurer in the Initial Stages of a Claim, Filing, or Litigation Through Conciliation

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      Ned W. Barrett, Esq., Law Offices of Martin B. Schneider, PC , Salem, Co-Chair
    • 11:30 - 12:00 pm

      From Conciliation Through Conference

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      Teri A. McHugh, Esq., Boyle | Shaughnessy Law, PC , Boston
      Kaylene M. Crum, Esq., Keches Law Group , Milton
    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm

      Lunch (on your own)

    • 1:00 - 1:30 pm

      Key Cases

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      Hon. Joseph M. Spinale, Department of Industrial Accidents, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
    • 1:30 - 2:00 pm

      Burden of Proof: Dealing with Job Offers and Vocational Experts

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      Ryan L. Benharris, Esq., Law Offices of Deborah G. Kohl , Fall River
      Teri A. McHugh, Esq., Boyle | Shaughnessy Law, PC , Boston
    • 2:00 - 2:30 pm

      Section 17a - Perspectives from Employee Counsel, Insurer Counsel and From the Bench

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      Judson L. Pierce, Esq., Pierce, Pierce & Napolitano , Salem, Co-Chair
      Ned W. Barrett, Esq., Law Offices of Martin B. Schneider, PC , Salem, Co-Chair
      Hon. Omar Hernández, Department of Industrial Accidents, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
    • 2:30 - 2:45 pm

      Networking and Refreshment Break

    • 2:30 - 3:00 pm

      Deposing Impartial Examiners and Section 11A Practice

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      Kaylene M. Crum, Esq., Keches Law Group , Milton
      Hon. Joseph M. Spinale, Department of Industrial Accidents, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
    • 3:15- 3:45 pm

      Lump Sums and Hearings

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      Judson L. Pierce, Esq., Pierce, Pierce & Napolitano , Salem, Co-Chair
      Teri A. McHugh, Esq., Boyle | Shaughnessy Law, PC , Boston
      Hon. Joseph M. Spinale, Department of Industrial Accidents, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
    • 3:45 - 4:15 pm

      Ethical Considerations

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      Judson L. Pierce, Esq., Pierce, Pierce & Napolitano , Salem, Co-Chair
      Ned W. Barrett, Esq., Law Offices of Martin B. Schneider, PC , Salem, Co-Chair
    • 4:15 - 4:30 pm

      The View From the Bench, Take Aways, and the "Ask the Experts" Q&A Session

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    Ned W. Barrett, Esq., Law Offices of Martin B. Schneider, PC, Salem

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    Kaylene M. Crum, Esq., Keches Law Group, Milton
    Hon. Omar Hernández, Department of Industrial Accidents, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Boston
    Hon. Joseph M. Spinale, Department of Industrial Accidents, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Boston