Attorneys Karen Vincent and Greg Lois discuss the role of defense counsel in providing timely and accurate exposure analysis to clients. The attorneys discuss the “when” of providing an exposure analysis – when during the litigation lifecycle the attorney should be providing estimates of exposure and likelihood of prevailing at trial. The attorneys also discuss the “how” of exposure – how estimates of permanent disability are made. This webinar presentation is a must-watch for risk professionals and adjusters relying on outside counsel to provide exposure analysis.
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This is video from a live presentation from Dr. Jennifer Yanow and Greg Lois. Dr. Yanow is a double Board-certified in Pain Medicine and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. The discussion focuses on the use of IMEs and second opinion consultation in both acute cases and non-acute long term chronic pain claims. Dr. Yanow’s expertise in treating RSD and CPRS claims as well as her approach to opiate medications is explored.
Subject: New Jersey, Workers’ Compensation Law, IMEs, Second Opinions, Opiates, Weaning
Date Presented: October 23, 2017
Presenter(s): Dr. Jennifer Yanow and Greg Lois
Run time: 40:31
Dr. Yanow sees patients in her office at 1450 U.S. Route 22 West, Mountainside, New Jersey and also at U.S. Healthworks locations in Bridgewater, Jamesburg, Edison, Rahway & Elizabeth. To schedule an appointment or evaluation, contact Suzanne: 732-343-1788 or firstname.lastname@example.org Continue reading Video: Independent Medical Examinations and Second Opinion Evaluations in New Jersey
Attorney Greg Lois leads a seminar on the use of Independent Medical Evaluations (IMEs) in New York workers’ compensation cases. The discussion includes the new IME requirements including the new SLU-1 form.
Subject: New York, Workers’ Compensation Law, IME’s
Date Presented: October 16, 2017
Presenter(s): Greg Lois
Run time: 28:58
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Attorneys Greg Lois and Christian Sison discuss the draft Disability Duration Guidelines relating to Schedule Loss of Use injuries in New York. The presenters discuss the new IME requirements including the new SLU-1 form, the new formula for calculating schedule loss of use exposures, and go through a practical example.
Subject: New York, Workers’ Compensation Law, Draft Disability Duration Guidelines – Scheduled Loss of Use
Date Presented: October 2, 2017
Presenter(s): Greg Lois and Christian Sison
Run time: 30:38
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This is audio from a live presentation from attorneys Joseph Jones and Michael Gervolino and answers the following questions: “How do I defend a claim alleging occupational exposures led to a permanent disability in New Jersey?” Two experienced attorneys from LOIS discuss the defense of environmental inhalation injuries, practical aspects of preparing an exposure claim for trial, and repetitive use injury defense.
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