THANK YOU for registering to attend the FJA 2016 Young Lawyers Seminar.

Below you will find the link to the course materials. Be sure to download a copy of the document in advance of the seminar to your laptop or print a hard copy if you did not already purchase a printed course book.  Some files are large and may take additional time to download.  Please allow time for each download. Any course materials not included will be provided on-site by the speaker.

Program Co-Chairs
Nicholas Johnson, Palm Beach Gardens
A. Daniel Vazquez, Gainesville


Wednesday, June 22, 2016

9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Materials [File Size: 25.6MB | 256 pages]
 9:00 am   Welcome and Introductory Remarks
Nicholas Johnson, Palm Beach Gardens, and A. Daniel Vazquez, Gainesville
9:10 am   Insider’s View of the FJA
G.C. Murray, Deputy General Counsel, Florida Justice Association, Tallahassee
9:40 am   A Primer on Qui Tam
Casey Preston, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll, Philadelphia, PA
10:10 am   Break & Exhibit Viewing
10:20 am   Litigating Cases Involving Herniations v. Bulges
Nelson E. Baez, Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath & LLP, West Palm Beach
11:00 am   Premises Security Negligence and Liability – From an Expert’s View
Randy Atlas, PhD., FAIA, CPP, Atlas Safety & Security Design, Inc., Fort Lauderdale
1:30 pm   Premises Security Negligence and Liability – From an Attorney’s View
Todd Michaels, Haggard Law Firm, Coral Gables
2:00 pm   The Wizard Behind the Curtain: Veteran Defense Counsel Explains Insurer Case Valuation, Claim Structure, and How Carriers Evaluate Your Client’s Case
Samuel A. Maroon, Farah & Farah, Jacksonville
2:40 pm   Break & Exhibit Viewing
2:55 pm    CME Cross-Examination Strategy and Technique for Discovery and Trial
Eric S. Block, Law Offices of Eric S. Block, Jacksonville
3:25 pm   Voir Dire - Preserving the Record
Andrew Harris, Burlington & Rockenbach, West Palm Beach
3:55 pm   Federal Tort Claims
Vanessa Brice, Colling, Gilbert, Wright & Carter, Orlando
4:25 pm   Negotiating the Ultimate Settlement
Chuck Mancuso, Upchurch Watson White & Max, West Palm Beach
5:00 pm   Bad Faith - Recognizing and Preserving Your Bad Faith Claim
Greg Yaffa, Domnick, Cunningham & Whalen, LLC, Palm Beach Gardens
5:30 pm    Adjourn

Again, thank you for registering for the FJA 2016 Young Lawyers Seminar.  For additional educational opportunities, visit the CLE section of our site. If you have any questions, please feel free to call the CLE Department at 850-521-1097.

Course materials are sponsored by The Centers.