2019 Department of Labor West Coast Symposium

2019 Department of Labor West Coast Symposium

Schedule

 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.          Registration and Check-in
 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Department of Labor Welcome and Update

 

R. Todd Bruininks, District Director, OWCP
San Francisco, CA

 

Updates from Joint Bar Association and WILG

 

Amie C. Peters
Blue Water Legal, PLLC
Edmonds, WA 

 

Mick W. Thomas
Thomas Quinn, LLP
San Francisco, CA 

 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Case Law Summary 

 

John Dudrey
John R. Dudrey, LLC
Lake Oswego, OR 

 

Dave Condon
Welch & Condon
Tacoma, WA 

 10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.Break 
 10: 15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.Panel Discussion - Enforceable Orders 
 

Mark Reinhalter
Counsel for Longshore, Office of the Solicitor
Washington, D.C.

 

Amie C. Peters
Blue Water Legal, PLLC
Edmonds, WA

 

Michael S. Perry
Senior Staff Attorney, San Francisco District Office
Office of Administrative Law Judges

 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.               Taking the Mystery out of Psychiatric Evaluations & Treatment 
 

Dr. Vladmir Bokarius
Medical and Research Director, Comprehensive Care Consultants
Medical Director, Center for Occupational Health
President and Medical Director, Medical Legal Evaluations 

 12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.Lunch 
 1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.Cumulative Trauma Panel 
 

Jeffrey Winter
Jeffrey Winter Law 
San Diego, CA 

 

Judith Leichtnam
Thomas Quinn, LLP
San Francisco, CA 

 2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.Medical Causation Connection to Compensable Injuries 
 

Norman Cole
Brownstein Rask LLP
Portland, OR 

 

Steven M. Birnbaum
Law Offices of Steven Birnbaum
San Rafael, CA 

 3:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.Break 
 3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.ALJ Round Table 
 

Abraham Feinstein-Hillsman
McGuinn, Hillsman & Palefsky
San Francisco, CA 

 

Roger A. Levy
Levy Mediations
San Francisco, CA 




Association of Corporate Counsel – Louisiana Chapter

Essential Issues Affecting In-house Counsel and Corporate Attorneys 

September 27, 2019

Courtyard Marriott New Orleans – 300 Julia Street

 

7:30 AM - 8.00 AM

Registration/Breakfast

 
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Representations and Warranties Insurance in M&A Transactions

Leon Rittenberg III, Matthew Miller, and Andrew Sullivan
Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer, LLC

New Orleans, Louisiana
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMThings that Make Your Lawyer Go %*&%@#!
Edward F. Harold

Fisher Phillips
New Orleans, Louisiana
 

10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Break

 
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

Survival Guide to a Successful Mediation

Kelly E. Theard, Raymond C. Lewis, and Robert Burns

Deutsch Kerrigan, L.L.P.

New Orleans, Louisiana


 
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Ethics

Defensible ESI Collection and Ethics for In-House and Outside Counsel
Brent A. Cossrow

Fisher Phillips

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

 
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM

Lunch at Emeril's, 800 Tchoupitoulas Street, New Orleans

Sponsored by Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

(ACC Members Only)

 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Professionalism

Professionalism for In-House Lawyers in Today's Corporate/Business Climate
Mark N. Mallery and Hal D. Ungar
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
New Orleans, Louisiana

 

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Break

 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM

Covenants-Not-To-Compete and Not-To-Solicit: The Latest Developments in Louisiana
Elvige Cassard and Ellen C. Rains

Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

New Orleans, Louisiana



 
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Medical Marijuana and Other Drug Testing Issues: How Louisiana Employers Can Avoid Liability
Sidney F. Lewis, V and Jason A. Culotta
Jones Walker LLP

New Orleans, Louisiana

Association of Corporate Counsel – Louisiana Chapter

Essential Issues Affecting In-house Counsel and Corporate Attorneys 

September 27, 2019

Courtyard Marriott New Orleans – 300 Julia Street

 

7:30 AM - 8.00 AM

Registration/Breakfast

 
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Representations and Warranties Insurance in M&A Transactions

Leon Rittenberg III, Matthew Miller, and Andrew Sullivan
Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer, LLC

New Orleans, Louisiana
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMThings that Make Your Lawyer Go %*&%@#!
Edward F. Harold

Fisher Phillips
New Orleans, Louisiana
 

10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Break

 
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

Survival Guide to a Successful Mediation

Kelly E. Theard, Raymond C. Lewis, and Robert Burns

Deutsch Kerrigan, L.L.P.

New Orleans, Louisiana


 
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Ethics

Defensible ESI Collection and Ethics for In-House and Outside Counsel
Brent A. Cossrow

Fisher Phillips

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

 
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM

Lunch at Emeril's, 800 Tchoupitoulas Street, New Orleans

Sponsored by Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

(ACC Members Only)

 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Professionalism

Professionalism for In-House Lawyers in Today's Corporate/Business Climate
Mark N. Mallery and Hal D. Ungar
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
New Orleans, Louisiana

 

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Break

 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM

Covenants-Not-To-Compete and Not-To-Solicit: The Latest Developments in Louisiana
Elvige Cassard and Ellen C. Rains

Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

New Orleans, Louisiana



 
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Medical Marijuana and Other Drug Testing Issues: How Louisiana Employers Can Avoid Liability
Sidney F. Lewis, V and Jason A. Culotta
Jones Walker LLP

New Orleans, Louisiana

Association of Corporate Counsel – Louisiana Chapter

Essential Issues Affecting In-house Counsel and Corporate Attorneys 

September 27, 2019

Courtyard Marriott New Orleans – 300 Julia Street

 

7:30 AM - 8.00 AM

Registration/Breakfast

 
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Representations and Warranties Insurance in M&A Transactions

Leon Rittenberg III, Matthew Miller, and Andrew Sullivan
Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer, LLC

New Orleans, Louisiana
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMThings that Make Your Lawyer Go %*&%@#!
Edward F. Harold

Fisher Phillips
New Orleans, Louisiana
 

10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Break

 
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

Survival Guide to a Successful Mediation

Kelly E. Theard, Raymond C. Lewis, and Robert Burns

Deutsch Kerrigan, L.L.P.

New Orleans, Louisiana


 
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Ethics

Defensible ESI Collection and Ethics for In-House and Outside Counsel
Brent A. Cossrow

Fisher Phillips

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

 
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM

Lunch at Emeril's, 800 Tchoupitoulas Street, New Orleans

Sponsored by Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

(ACC Members Only)

 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Professionalism

Professionalism for In-House Lawyers in Today's Corporate/Business Climate
Mark N. Mallery and Hal D. Ungar
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
New Orleans, Louisiana

 

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Break

 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM

Covenants-Not-To-Compete and Not-To-Solicit: The Latest Developments in Louisiana
Elvige Cassard and Ellen C. Rains

Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

New Orleans, Louisiana



 
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Medical Marijuana and Other Drug Testing Issues: How Louisiana Employers Can Avoid Liability
Sidney F. Lewis, V and Jason A. Culotta
Jones Walker LLP

New Orleans, Louisiana

Association of Corporate Counsel – Louisiana Chapter

Essential Issues Affecting In-house Counsel and Corporate Attorneys 

September 27, 2019

Courtyard Marriott New Orleans – 300 Julia Street

 

7:30 AM - 8.00 AM

Registration/Breakfast

 
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Representations and Warranties Insurance in M&A Transactions

Leon Rittenberg III, Matthew Miller, and Andrew Sullivan
Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer, LLC

New Orleans, Louisiana
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMThings that Make Your Lawyer Go %*&%@#!
Edward F. Harold

Fisher Phillips
New Orleans, Louisiana
 

10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Break

 
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

Survival Guide to a Successful Mediation

Kelly E. Theard, Raymond C. Lewis, and Robert Burns

Deutsch Kerrigan, L.L.P.

New Orleans, Louisiana


 
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Ethics

Defensible ESI Collection and Ethics for In-House and Outside Counsel
Brent A. Cossrow

Fisher Phillips

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

 
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM

Lunch at Emeril's, 800 Tchoupitoulas Street, New Orleans

Sponsored by Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

(ACC Members Only)

 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Professionalism

Professionalism for In-House Lawyers in Today's Corporate/Business Climate
Mark N. Mallery and Hal D. Ungar
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
New Orleans, Louisiana

 

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Break

 
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM

Covenants-Not-To-Compete and Not-To-Solicit: The Latest Developments in Louisiana
Elvige Cassard and Ellen C. Rains

Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

New Orleans, Louisiana



 
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Medical Marijuana and Other Drug Testing Issues: How Louisiana Employers Can Avoid Liability
Sidney F. Lewis, V and Jason A. Culotta
Jones Walker LLP

New Orleans, Louisiana

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