In this episode, “Ethical Considerations for Defense Counsel in a New York Workers’ Compensation Case,” Greg Lois focuses on the ethical issues for defense counsel in a New York Workers’ Compensation Case and will discuss conflicts of interest relating to insured clients, such as:
- Triadic or Tripartite Relationship: Respondent/Employer/Client
- Ethical Implications of Triadic or Tripartite Relationship
- Counsel to Insured
- Counsel to Insurance Company
Greg also discusses legal billing guidelines, representation that exceeds boundaries of workers’ compensation act (particularly in the context of release and resignation requests), candor to the tribunal and adversary, sworn pleadings, and contact and co-operation with adversary.
What is “Defending Employers: Audio From Lois Law Firm, Workers’ Compensation Defense Attorneys”?
This is the audio feed from Lois Law Firm’s popular webinar training series. Every month the Firm’s attorneys present different topics in workers’ compensation. Meant as a 101 level training course, the attorneys present a fresh take on common issues in workers’ compensation defense.
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