ICT Workers' Compensation Seminar - BBQ: Benefits & Burning Questions
The Insurance Council of Texas will host its 2018 Workers' Compensation Seminar in Austin, Texas on March 7, 2018.
Bob Wilson, the President & CEO of WorkersCompensation.com, will headline the seminar. Wilson will provide an overview of how different states have attempted to enact ‘opt out” systems for employers and what makes the Texas non-mandatory system, which is not “opt-out”, work so well.
Wilson will be followed by a panel discussion, Stressed Out: Changing Approaches to PTSD, moderated by Bobby Stokes of Flahive Ogden & Latson. The panelist joining Bobby in the discussion of PTSD are Brandi Prejean, Member, Thornton Law Firm; Daniel Morris, The Morris Law Firm, PLLC; Jessica Barta, Public Injured Employee Counsel, Office of the Injured Employee Counsel; and Andrew Brylowski, M.D.
Other topics and speakers include Combo Plate: Telemedicine and Workers’ Comp by
Griffin Mulcahey, J.D., Founder of Enzyme and Co-Founder of Med2You; Playing with Fire: An Overview of Employer Liability Issues by David Brenner, Partner, Burns Anderson Jury & Brenner, L.L.P.; Something to Chew On: Appeals Panel and Appellate Decisions by Anna Ansari, Partner, Burns Anderson Jury & Brenner, L.L.P.; and Cutting Against the Grain: How To Successfully Challenge Designated Doctor Decisions by Stuart D. Colburn, Shareholder, Downs Stanford.
The seminar will be followed by a post-event social hour featuring complimentary beer, wine, and cocktails.
The seminar has been approved for 5 Continuing Legal Education hours by the Texas State Bar and 6 Continuing Education hours by the Texas Department of Insurance.