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Defending Construction Claims: New York Workers’ Compensation Webinar

Join Us for This Live Webinar on Monday May 18, 2020 at 12PM EST or 3PM EST

In this LIVE webinar on Monday, May 18, 2020, Tashia Rasul and Greg Lois discuss practical and legal aspects of defending construction accident claims in New York. This webinar is offered at two different times, always on the Third Monday of the month, at 12:00 PM and 3:00 PM EST.

We will discuss:

  • How New York’s Labor Law impacts workers’ compensation claims.
  • Tactical and strategic considerations in defending construction accident cases in New York.
  • How to defend dual jurisdiction catastrophic construction accident cases.

To register for our New York Workers’ Compensation Webinar Series, a monthly discussion offered at your choice of time in two sessions of recent case law developments and best practices for handling civil claims and reimbursement actions, click the buttons below (or register here).

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Video: Preparing for the Construction Loss

In this video, “Preparing for the Loss,” Tashia Rasul, partner at Lois Law Firm, talks about the preparation and planning needed long before the construction project or program experiences any injury losses. If you are waiting until a loss has occurred to retain counsel and prepare a plan of action, you are waiting too long!

Some of the topics Tashia discusses include:

  • Assembling a team of risk professionals who will “swing into action” once a catastrophic loss occurs.
    Who should be on the team.
    Getting the team together, running a drill.

This video is from a live presentation on May 4, 2020.

How to attend these webinars live and ask questions.

To register for our Construction Litigation Webinar Series, a monthly discussion of recent case law developments and best practices for handling construction accident claims in New York, click the button below (or register here).

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Basics of Civil Practice in New York: Civil Litigation Webinar

Join Us for This Live Webinar on Monday, May 11, 2020 at 3:00 PM EST

In this live webinar, “Basics of Civil Practice in New York,” Christopher Major, Civil Practice Team Leader at Lois Law Firm, provides an overview of civil litigation in New York’s Supreme courts. Join us for this live discussion and Q & A.

Major will discuss the following:

  • What are the jurisdictional requirements to bring a supreme court action in New York?
  • The “who, what, where, and when” of how lawsuits are filed.
  • What risk professionals need to know about civil practice in New York.
  • How recent case decisions will impact the practice in 2020.

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Video: Defense of Non-Employment In New Jersey

Attorney Greg Lois leads a discussion on defending non-employment claims in New Jersey . This video is from a live webinar provided to clients on April 27, 2020.

Topics discussed:

  • COVID-19 Legislative and Court proceedings Update;
  • Recent case law developments defining “who is an employee” under New Jersey’s Workers’ Compensation Law.
  • When and how to raise the non-employment defense.
  • Practical aspects of defending non-employment claims, including a discussion of the proofs needed at trial.
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Preparing for the Loss: Construction Defense Webinar

Join Us for This Live Webinar on Monday, May 4, 2020 at 12PM EST

In this live webinar, “Preparing For the Loss,” Tashia Rasul, partner at Lois Law Firm, talks about the preparation necessary long before the construction project or program experiences any injury losses. If you are waiting until a loss has occurred to retain counsel and prepare a plan of action, you are waiting too long!

Tashia will discuss the following:

  • Assembling a team of risk professionals who will “swing into action” once a catastrophic loss occurs.
  • Who should be on the team.
  • Getting the team together, running a drill.

To register for our Construction Litigation Webinar Series, a monthly discussion of recent case law developments and best practices for handling construction accident claims in New York, click the button below (or register here).

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