Category Archives: New York

Video: Responding To the Construction Loss

In this video taken from her popular webinar series, Tashia Rasul leads a discussion and answers questions about responding to new catastrophic losses at construction sites. Tashia is a partner at Lois Law Firm and Construction Defense Practice Team Leader.

Tashia Rasul leads webinar

This video is from a live webinar recorded on June 7, 2021.

Here’s a direct link to watch this video now: link to video (registration required).

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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Responding to the Catastrophic Workplace Accident: Construction Defense Webinar

Join Us for This Live Webinar on Monday, June 7, 2021 at 12PM EST

In this live webinar, “Responding to the Catastrophic Workplace Accident,” Tashia Rasul, partner at Lois Law Firm, discusses how the immediate post-accident onsite investigation is key to defense of the claim. Where there is injury involving fall from height, an immediate investigation MUST be conducted to preserve evidence and document witness statements.

Tashia will discuss the following:

  • Determining what construction site injuries require an immediate onsite investigation.
  • How an onsite investigation should be conducted.
  • Benefits of a cloaked or attorney-driven investigation.

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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Video: Consent to Third Party Settlement and Nunc Pro Tunc Motions

The “Major Monday’s” Webinar

In this video, “Third-Party Settlements in New York – Consent to Settlement and Nunc Pro Tunc Motions,” Christopher Major provides an overview of civil settlement in New York’s Supreme courts and the impact on workers’ compensation actions. This video was recorded live from training provided by Lois LLC on May 10, 2021.

Major discusses the following:

  • What third-party settlements (in supreme court actions) require consent in New York?
  • How nunc pro tunc motions are used to facilitate settlements.
  • What workers’ compensation risk professionals need to know about civil settlements in New York.
  • How recent case decisions will impact the practice in 2021.

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To register for our Civil Litigation Webinar Series, a monthly discussion of recent case law developments and best practices for handling civil claims and reimbursement actions, click the button below (or register here).

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Defending Construction Claims: New York Workers’ Compensation Webinar

Join Us for This Live Webinar on Monday May 17, 2021 at 12PM EST or 3PM EST

In this LIVE webinar on Monday, May 17, 2021, 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 taken from her popular webinar series, Tashia Rasul leads a discussion and answers questions about assembling a team of risk professionals to collaborate when a new construction project is contemplated. This team, assembled before any construction losses occur, can include the project owner, safety organization, investigators, on-site medical staff , insurance broker, third-party administrator, and any contractors present.

Tashia is a partner at Lois Law Firm and Construction Defense Team Leader

Tashia Rasul leads webinar

This video is from a live webinar recorded on May 3, 2021.

Here’s a direct link to watch this video now: link to video (registration required).

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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Consent to Third-Party Settlements & Nunc Pro Tunc Motions in New York: Civil Litigation Webinar

Join Us for This Live Webinar on Monday, May 10, 2021 at 3:00 PM EST

In this live webinar, “Third-Party Settlements in New York – Consent to Settlement and Nunc Pro Tunc Motions,” Christopher Major, Civil Practice Team Leader at Lois Law Firm, provides an overview of civil settlement in New York’s Supreme courts and the impact on workers’ compensation actions. Join us for this live discussion and Q & A.

Major will discuss the following:

  • What third-party settlements (in supreme court actions) require consent in New York?
  • How nunc pro tunc motions are used to facilitate settlements.
  • What workers’ compensation risk professionals need to know about civil settlements in New York.
  • How recent case decisions will impact the practice in 2021.

To register for our Civil Litigation Webinar Series, a monthly discussion of recent case law developments and best practices for handling civil claims and reimbursement actions, click the button below (or register here).

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