THANK YOU for registering to attend the FJA 2015 Hell on the Highways 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
Joseph Camerlengo, Jacksonville
Joe Fried, Atlanta, GA
Materials [File Size: 28.8MB | 188 pages]


December 3, 2015
(Live Webcast Available for Thursday and Friday Morning)

8:00 am - 8:30 am Breakfast & Registration (Provided)
8:30 am - 8:45 am Opening Remarks
Joseph Camerlengo, Jacksonville & Joe Fried, Atlanta, GA
8:45 am - 9:30 am Major Highway Crash Investigation & Preservation of Evidence
Dan Munley – Munley Law - Scranton, PA
 8:45 am - 9:30 am Investigating and Handling Major Motorcycle Crashes
Tom Metier – Metier Law Farm - Denver, CO and Cheyenne, WY
10:15 am - 10:30 am Break and Exhibit Viewing
10:30 am - 11:15 am Finding all Possible Insurance Policies Available & Understanding the Different Types of Insurance and the Games They Play
Pete Kestner – McEwen & Kestner – Minneapolis, MN
11:15 am - Noon Understanding the Types & How to Preserve Electronic Evidence
Pete Leiss, P.E., C.F.E.I., – Robson Forensics – Lancaster, PA
Noon - 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm Focus Grouping Your Case to Prove Liability & Damages
Ken Levinson – Levinson & Stefani – Chicago, IL
1:45 pm - 2:30 pm Finding all Defendants in the Transportation Cycle
Rena Leizerman – The Leizerman Firm – Toledo, OH
2:30 pm - 3:15 pm Piercing the Corporate Veil & Seeking Punitive Damages
Eric Romano – Romano Law Group – West Palm Beach
3:15 pm - 3:30 pm Break and Exhibit Viewing
3:30 pm - 4:15 pm An Update on Florida Bad Faith Law & Getting Florida Bad Faith to Apply to an Out-of State Insurance Policy
Fred Cunningham – Cunningham Whalen & Gaspari – West Palm Beach
4:15 pm - 5:00 pm Understanding the Truck/CMV Driver’s Perspective
Andy Young – Nurenberg, Paris, Heller & McCarthy – Cleveland, OH
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm Case Consultations with Faculty
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Happy Hour – Sponsored by Pajcic & Pajcic, PA

December 4, 2015

8:00 am - 8:30 am Breakfast (Provided)
8:30 am - 9:00 am Roadway Construction Zones - What Could Go Wrong?
Brian G. Pfeifer, Ph.D., P.E., Mechanical/Civil Engineer, BEC Consulting LLC, Tallahassee 
9:00 am - 9:45 am The Object in the Roadway – Negligent Cargo/Securement Cases
Tim Whiting – The Whiting Firm – Chicago, IL
9:45 am - 10:30 am Don’t Forget to Consider the Potential Product Liability Case in a Catastrophic Highway Crash
Rich Newsome – Newsome Melton – Orlando, FL
10:30 am - 11:15 am Handling Major Bus Crash Cases
Larry Simon – Javerbaum Wurgaft Hicks Kahn Wikstrom & Sinins – New York, NY and NJ
11:15 am - Noon Establishing Your Rules of the Road in a Trucking/CMV Crash Case
Joe Fried– Fried Rogers & Goldberg – Atlanta, GA
Noon - 12:30 pm An Important Update in Child Seat Failure Cases
Pete Leiss, P.E., C.F.E.I., – Robson Forensics – Lancaster, PA
12:30 pm - 2:45 pm

Box Lunch Provided by Soan Chau & Associates, Orlando 

Hands on Learning Session
provided by: Joseph Camerlengo, Jacksonville; Pete Leiss, Lancaster, PA; and Andy Young, Cleveland, OH

  • Experience with Experts and a Semi-Tractor
  • Witness a Real Pre-Trip Inspection by a CDL Driver
  • Learn what the Accident Reconstruction Experts are Looking For
  • Climb into the cab of a Semi-Tractor 

Again, thank you for registering for the FJA 2015 Hell on the Highways 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.