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This doc is a flyer for an Annual Workers Compensation Update event in Deverner, CO. This will include several workers compensation attorneys.
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The Nonprofit Educational Arm of the Colorado Bar Association and the Denver Bar Association 2007 ANNUAL FALL WORKERS' COMPENSATION UPDATE Co-sponsored by the Workers' Compensation Section of the Colorado Bar Association Legislative, Regulatory, Workers' Compensation Ethics ICAP, and Case Law Evidence Skills for New Credits! Updates! Practitioners! LIVE IN DENVER: PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS: OCTOBER 12, 2007 ■ Legislative and Regulatory Update and the Latest At the Doubletree Hotel News from the Colorado Division of Workers' 3203 Quebec St. Compensation Denver, CO ■ ICAP and Case Law Update ■ Evidence Basics for Workers' Compensation VIDEO REPLAY: Attorneys (including a refresher on hearsay and NOVEMBER 2, 2007 prejudicial effects) In DENVER ONLY! CBA-CLE Classroom ■ Managing Medical Evidence in Workers' 1900 Grant Street Compensation Cases Suite 300 ■ Troublesome Apportionment Issues for Claimant and Respondent Attorneys CREDITS: ■ Ethics and the Workers' Compensation Law Attorney Submitted for 7 General Credits, including 1.1 Ethics And Much, Much More! REGISTER FOR THIS PROGRAM ONLINE! Go to www.cobar.org/cle Co-sponsored by the Workers' Compensation Section of the Colorado Bar Association 2007 ANNUAL FALL WORKERS' COMPENSATION UPDATE T he 2007 Fall Workers' Compensation Update is a program both new and experienced workers' compensation law attorneys will not want to miss! WHEN AND WHERE: LIVE PROGRAM: OCTOBER 12, 2007 The morning program consists of a general session for all attendees. At the Doubletree Hotel The first topic segment is an update directly from the Colorado Division 3203 Quebec St. of Workers' Compensation. Find out about new legislation and new Denver, CO proposed rulemakings. Be prepared when the changes go into effect! The second topic segment is the always popular case law and ICAP update. VIDEO REPLAY: NOVEMBER 2, 2007 The morning session also includes a Rule 8 update and a very In DENVER ONLY! practical segment on how to draft letters to medical doctors. Learn At the CBA-CLE Classroom how to “ask the right questions,” thereby increasing your chances of 1900 Grant Street, Suite 300 getting the information you need the first time. CREDITS: The afternoon provides attendees with two great tracks to choose from: A fundamentals track focusing on evidence basics for workers' Submitted for 7 General compensation attorneys and an advanced track emphasizing issues of Credits, including 1.1 Ethics interest to experienced practitioners. MARK YOUR CALENDAR NOW FOR COLORADO'S PREMIER WORKERS' COMPENSATION LAW CLE PROGRAM! PROGRAM AGENDA: MORNING GENERAL SESSION: 8:30 am Registration and Continental Breakfast 9:00 am Legislative and Rulemaking Update from the Colorado Division of Workers' Compensation Presented by Robert Summers, Director, Division of Workers' Compensation, Colorado Department of Labor and Employment 9:25 am ICAP and Case Law Update Presented by Ted Krumreich and Administrative Law Judge Craig C. Eley 10:20 am Break 10:35 am Rule 8 Update Presented by Michael H. Kaplan and T. Paul Krueger PROGRAM AGENDA: Continued 11:10 am Writing a Letter to an MD: How to Ask the Right Questions to Get the Information You Need Quickly and Efficiently Learn how to: • Formulate appropriate questions to ask a physician • Understand appropriate use of medical terminology • Organize and summarize medical information to send to a physician • Recognize common pitfalls to avoid when writing letters to a physician Presented by Penni Urbach, RN, CCM, CNLCP, LNCC 12:00 pm Lunch at the Hotel (Included in tuition - please sign-up on the registration form) BREAKOUT SESSIONS - TWO GREAT AFTERNOON TRACKS TO CHOOSE FROM: TRACK 1 - FUNDAMENTALS: EVIDENCE IN TRACK 2 - ADVANCED: SELECTED HOT TOPICS IN WORKERS COMPENSATION CASES WORKERS' COMPENSATION LAW 1:10 pm Evidence Basics For Workers' 1:10 pm Troublesome Apportionment Issues Compensation Attorneys Learn the fundamentals, as well as the Get the evidence you need admitted! latest news, on this always controversial Keep your presentation flowing. Know topic. The issue of apportionment leads to the key rules of evidence used in many lively debates between claimant's workers' compensation cases. How are attorneys and respondent's attorneys! objections made during testimony Well-known workers' compensation law handled in workers' compensation attorney Gregory Cairns will present the cases? How is the recent amendment basics of apportionment as well an update to Section 8-43-210 (the 20-day rule) on recent case law. At the end of his talk, being interpreted? In this segment you Mr. Cairns will take questions from the will find out as you learn to lay a superb audience. Mr. Cairns will also solicit evidentiary foundation in your next case! feedback and opposing views from Presented by Administrative Law Judge members of the audience, to ensure that Bruce C. Friend the audience understands apportionment from both a respondent and a claimant 2:05 pm Managing Medical Evidence in viewpoint. This segment promises to be Workers' Compensation Cases informative, spirited, and fun. Just another Medical evidence is a key part of reason not to miss this great CLE program! workers' compensation cases. In this Presented by Gregory B. Cairns segment, you will learn about the documents, testimony, and other 2:05 pm How Can We Help? What a Pre- evidence you need to make your hearing ALJ Can Do For You best case. Includes guidance on how to resolve pre- Presented by Janet L. Frickey and hearing evidentiary disputes! Douglas A. Thomas Presented by Administrative Law Judge Thomas DeMarino 3:00 pm Break 3:00 pm Break AFTERNOON COMBINED SESSION 3:15 pm Ethics and the Workers' Compensation Law Attorney Ethics credits! Learn about the critical ethics issues affecting workers' compensation attorneys, 1.1 Ethics Credits including a summary of the 2007 changes to the Colorado Rules of Professional Conduct. Presented by Abel G. Alvarado 4:10 pm Adjourn REGISTER FOR THIS PROGRAM ONLINE! Go to www.cobar.org/cle FACULTY AND VOLUNTEERS: Abel G. Alvarado CBA WORKERS' Pepe J. Mendez & Associates, PC COMPENSATION SECTION Denver, CO PROGRAM PLANNING VOLUNTEERS: Gregory B. Cairns Cairns Nemechek & Magruder, LLC Patricia Jean Clisham Denver, CO Clisham, Satriana & Biscan, LLC Denver, CO Thomas DeMarino Administrative Law Judge Thomas DeMarino Division of Workers' Compensation Administrative Law Judge Colorado Department of Labor Division of Workers' Compensation and Employment Colorado Department of Labor Denver, CO and Employment Craig C. Eley Denver, CO Administrative Law Judge Division of Workers' Compensation Janet L. Frickey Colorado Department of Labor The Frickey Law Firm and Employment Lakewood, CO Denver, CO Thomas L. Kanan Janet L. Frickey McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & The Frickey Law Firm Carpenter, LLP Lakewood, CO Denver, CO Bruce C. Friend Michael H. Kaplan Administrative Law Judge Sawaya, Rose & Kaplan, PC Office of Administrative Courts Denver, CO Colorado Department of Personnel and Administration Ted Krumreich Denver, CO White & Steele, PC Denver, CO Michael H. Kaplan Sawaya Rose & Kaplan, PC Lynn P. Lyon Denver, CO Ritsema & Lyon, PC T. Paul Krueger Denver, CO Ritsema & Lyon, PC Denver, CO Douglas A. Thomas Thomas Pollart & Miller, LLC Ted Krumreich Greenwood Village, CO White & Steele, PC Denver, CO Robert Summers Director, Division of Workers' Compensation Colorado Department of Labor Not a member of and Employment the CBA Workers' Denver, CO Compensation Douglas A. Thomas Section? Call the Thomas Pollart & Miller, LLC Colorado Bar Greenwood Village, CO Association at Penni Urbach (303) 860-1115 RN, CCM, CNLCP, LNCC to join now! Denver, CO 2007 ANNUAL FALL WORKERS' COMPENSATION UPDATE Register by PHONE... when using VISA or MasterCard. In Denver: (303) 860-0608 • Toll-Free: (888) 860-2531 Or FAX form to... when using VISA or MasterCard. FAX to: (303) 860-0624 Or MAIL form to... CLE in Colorado 1900 Grant St, Suite 300 • Denver, CO 80203-4303 Or register ONLINE... Register on the CBA-CLE web site @ www.cobar.org/cle LIVE PROGRAM & VIDEO REPLAY ORDER FORM INDIVIDUAL TUITION: ❏ New Lawyer (in first 2 years of practice) ................................................$179 ❏ CBA Workers' Compensation Section Member........................................$209 ❏ CBA Member ........................................................................................$239 ❏ Non-Member ........................................................................................$269 LIVE IN DENVER: OCTOBER 12, 2007 ❏ Denver: Doubletree Hotel, 3203 Quebec St., Denver, CO Afternoon Session Track Selection: ❏ Track 1 ❏ Track 2 ❏ Yes - I plan to participate in the buffet luncheon. (If this box is not checked, NO LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED) VIDEO REPLAY: NOVEMBER 2, 2007 - IN DENVER ONLY! ❏ Denver: CBA-CLE Classroom, 1900 Grant Street, Suite 300 LIVE PROGRAM / VIDEO REPLAY TOTAL $ HOMESTUDY ORDER FORM To receive CLE Credit, you must purchase both the course materials AND the recorded seminar. Seminar recordings are offered in CD format. Audio home study will consist of the entire conference programming. COURSE MATERIALS ONLY: ❏ CBA Member: $75 ❏ Non-member: $95 COURSE MATERIALS, & RECORDED SEMINAR (CD) ❏ CBA Member: $239 ❏ Non-member: $269 Price $ Shipping & Handling $ 10.00 Subtotal $ Applicable Sales Tax $ (7.72% Denver, 4.1% RTD and 2.9% rest of Colo.) HOMESTUDY TOTAL $ _______________________________________________________ Name(s) _______________________________________________________ Attorney Reg. 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You may register or purchase by phone or fax when using MasterCard or Visa. __________________________ _________________________ CLE USE ONLY: Check #: __________________________ Approval #:__________________________ 2007 ANNUAL FALL Nonprofit Org. U.S. Postage Paid WORKERS' Permit No. 1638 Denver, CO 1900 Grant Street, Suite 300, Denver, Colorado 80203-4303 COMPENSATION UPDATE Co-sponsored by the Workers' Compensation Section of the Colorado Bar Association LIVE IN DENVER: OCTOBER 12, 2007 • AT THE DOUBLETREE HOTEL VIDEO REPLAY: NOVEMBER 2, 2007 • IN DENVER ONLY! Submitted for 7 General Credits, including 1.1 Ethics REGISTER FOR THIS PROGRAM ONLINE! Go to www.cobar.org/cle