THANK YOU for registering to attend the FJA 2016 Civil Litigation For Paralegals & Legal Assistants 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
Laurie Briggs, West Palm Beach
Dale Swope, Tampa


Friday, June 24, 2016

8:45 am - 4:15 pm
Materials [File Size: 8.3MB | 84 pages]
8:45 am   Welcome and Introductory Remarks
Laurie Briggs, West Palm Beach, and Dale Swope, Tampa
9:00 am   Lien Resolution with Medicaid/Medicare and ERISA plans; Medicare Set-asides and Obamacare Plans
Jason Lazarus, Synergy Settlement Services, Orlando
9:45 am   Ethics – Practical Application and Effect of the Tension Between Zealous Advocacy;and New Rules Relating to Discovery of Relationships Between Plaintiff’s Attorney Firms and Treating Physicians; and Relating to Discovery of Social Media of Plaintiffs
Richard Bush, Bush & Augspurger, P.A., Tallahassee
10:30 am   Break & Exhibit Viewing
10:45 am   Gaining a Trial Advantage by Maximizing Every day Technology with Your iPad and Tablet
Vanessa Brice, Colling, Gilbert, Wright & Carter, Orlando
11:30 am   E-Discovery Advances as Litigation Rules Grapple with Big Data
John Hopkins, FRP, Searcy, Denney, Scarola, Barnhart & Shipley, P.A., West Palm Beach
12:15 pm   Box Lunch Provided - How to Better Utilize Your Accident Reconstruction Expert
Brian G. Pfeifer, Ph.D., P.E., Mechanical/Civil Engineer, BEC Consulting, LLC, Tallahassee
1:00 pm   Networking Break
1:15 pm   Powerful Document Management Software to Organizing Your Life – That You Probably ALREADY OWN!!
Kenneth J. Sobel, Sobel Legal, Fort Lauderdale
2:10 pm   Refreshment Break
2:25 pm   Social Security Disability Claims – The Hidden ‘case within a case’ that Cannot Be Overlooked
Luis Gracia, Rue, Ziffra & Caldwell, P.L., Port Orange
3:10 pm   The Whole Story - In Depth Answers to the Best Questions from the FJA Paralegal Listserver
Marianne Heuberger Carter, FRP, Couture Law, P.A., West Melbourne; Bonnie Stark, FRP, Searcy, Denney, Scarola, Barnhart & Shipley, P.A., Tallahassee; and Yvonne Lesser, CLA, FRP, Gary E. Susser, P.A., Boynton Beach
4:15 pm   Adjourn

Again, thank you for registering for the FJA 2016 Civil Litigation For Paralegals & Legal Assistants 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.