Critical Case Law Updates and the Impact on Your Workers Compensation

Wednesday, June 14, 2017, United Labor Centre

As if it managing work comp wasn’t hard enough, case law updates continue to challenge the nature of workplace injuries. The insurance company denies, the lawyers appeal, the Supreme Court weighs in and there’s still no clear resolution to what used to be a clear cut work injury claim. Find out how case law updates impact your workers compensation program.

FEATURING WORK COMP ATTORNEY JENNIFER FITZGERALD
Shareholder, Cousineau, Waldhauser & Kieselbach, PA
Jennifer is a seasoned workers’ compensation attorney with professional experience on both plaintiff and defense matters. This unique background gives her a balanced perspective when approaching and defending a case. She has received numerous accolades over the course of her legal career, making the Minnesota Rising Stars list on multiple occasions. Her growing practice includes clients from many leading employers across multiple industries. Jennifer’s approachable nature is known among her clients. During her time with Cousineau McGuire, Jennifer has devoted her practice solely to defending employers and insurers in workers’ compensation matters. Her practice includes witness and expert depositions, hearings, and appellate work, including briefs to both the Minnesota Supreme Court and the Workers’ Compensation Court of Appeals.

WITH ASSOCIATE WORK COMP ATTORNEY ELIZABETH COX
Cousineau, Waldhauser & Kieselbach, PA
Elizabeth is presently involved with the defense of workers’ compensation claims, including settlements with intervenors, witness depositions, hearings, and motion practice. Prior to joining Cousineau McGuire, she was a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Teresa R. Warner, Chief Judge, Second Judicial District, Minnesota. During law school, Elizabeth was a law clerk at a local law firm. She performed legal research, drafted memoranda and briefs, interviewed witnesses, and assisted with court filings.

TIME:
Registration & Breakfast  11:30am
Presentation 12:00pm - 1:00pm

WHERE:
United Labor Centre
312 Central Ave SE, Suite 216
Minneapolis, MN 55414

Parking included across the street at the St. Anthony Falls Ramp 212 2nd Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
CFOs, Risk Managers, HR - Anyone Who Feels the Pain of Workers’ Comp

REGISTER (2 OPTIONS):
1) Email mwells@minnesotacompadvisor.com
2) Call 612-236-1771

NO COST TO ATTEND. LUNCH & PARKING INCLUDED! RESERVE YOUR SEAT TODAY!