Category Archives: Video

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.

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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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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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Video: The Second Injury Fund in New Jersey

In this video, Greg Lois explains how the Second Injury Fund in New Jersey works and how obtaining contribution from the Fund reduces exposure in total disability cases .  This video is from a live webinar provided to clients on March 22, 2021.

Topics discussed:

  • Overview of the Second Injury Fund, including a discussion of the types of cases where the Fund must contribute.
  • Practical Example, including calculations of Fund contribution and impact on exposure.
  • Live Q & A on topic.
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Video: Fraud in New York Workers’ Compensation Cases

In this video, Greg Lois provides and overview and answers questions about raising fraud in New York Workers’ Compensation claims. This video is from a live webinar provided to clients on March 15, 2021.

In this video, Greg talks about:

  • What constitutes claim fraud under Section 114-a of the New York Workers’ Compensation Law;
  • How and when to raise fraud in a litigated case;
  • The use of surveillance video in establishing fraud;
  • Answers to frequently-asked appeals questions.
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Video: A Deeper Look at LIEN, SUBROGATION, AND OFFSET RIGHTS UNDER SECTION 29 IN NEW YORK

The “Major Monday’s” Webinar

In this video, Christopher Major discusses the practical aspects of seeking Section 29 reimbursement for the workers’ compensation carrier in New York. This video is from a live presentation on March 8, 2021.

Major discusses the following:

  • What are the rights of the workers’ compensation carrier under WCL Section 29 to the proceeds of a third-party lawsuit?
  • What happens when the parties to the civil action do not obtain consent to settlement.
  • The remedy available to the third parties when the workers’ compensation carrier refuses to consent to a settlement.
  • 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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