December 8th, 2016
Presenter(s): John H. Geaney, Esq.
Hanover Marriott Hotel, Whippany, NJ, 1401 NJ-10, Whippany, NJ 07981

Who Should Attend

This is a one-day seminar designed for practitioners, physicians and insurance professionals.

Schedule

Sign-In & Networking: 7:45 – 8:30 am
Seminar: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Morning Break & Networking with Vendors: 10:00 – 10:15 am
Buffet Lunch & Networking with Speakers: 11:50 am – 12:50 pm
Afternoon Break: 2:20 – 2:30 pm

The Workers’ Comp Seminar Brochure

Seminar Information

Morning highlights include, but not limited to:

8:30-9:00 am
“Case Law Update”

  • Learn whether an employee is covered picking up his paycheck
  • How did Monmouth County prevail when one employee attacked another with a hammer?
  • Is it compensable when someone fee;s pain just walking at work?
  • Can an employer stop temp when it fires an injured worker on light duty?
  • When does the statute of limitations run on an occupational cancer case?

9:00-10:00 am
“Complex Areas of Law in Workers’ Compensation”

  • Does terminating a worker stop temp benefits at any point in the case?
  • Learn about fraud by an employer and an employee
  • Can anything be done when the authorized treating doctor is missing causation issues and ignoring surveillance?
  • Master the best techniques in defeating motions for med and temp
  • Stacking issues- how can stacking sometimes help your case or hurt your case?

Afternoon highlights include, but not limited to:

2:30-3:15 pm
“Ten Tips for Employers in Winning Workers’ Compensation Cases and Reducing Your Program’s Costs”

  • Why the choice of authorized physician is absolutely crucial
  • How to make bona fide offers effectively
  • Setting up a claim triage team at your place of employment
  • Effective use of investigation and surveillance
  • Why past medical history wins cases

Moderator/Speaker:

John H. Geaney, Esq.
Capehart Scatchard, PA, Mt. Laurel

Speakers:

Christina Adinolfi Shea, Esq.
Capehart Scatchard, PA, Mt. Laurel

Ana E. Bauersachs, Esq.
Capehart Scatchard, PA, Mt. Laurel

Michele Bucek
Strategic Comp

Kathleen L. Burghardt, Esq.
NJM

Joanne Diegideo
Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc.

Wayne Dietz
D&H Alternative Risk Solutions, Inc.

Stephen T. Fannon, Esq.
Capehart Scatchard, PA, Mt. Laurel

Dr. Charles Gatto
Advanced Spine Center

Dr. Jonathan Lester
Comprehensive Spine Care, P.A.

Dr. Giovanni Ramundo
PMP Pain Management Physicians

Ralph R. Smith, 3rd, Esq.
Capehart Scatchard, PA, Mt. Laurel

Debbie Williams
Broadspire

Dr. Jennifer Yanow
New Jersey Pain Management Institute

Registration

To register, click here to visit the Millennium Seminars website, or contact Carol Wright at cwright@capehart.com or by phone at (609) 234-1776.

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