Join PBI for a fast-paced introduction to the practice--learn via skits and panel discussion!
This is the next best thing to shadowing a mentor
Relax in your seat and watch a typical comp case proceed from claim to negotiation to compromise and release. After each skit, the panel gathers for a lively exchange as the actions in the preceding skit are analyzed and evaluated.
Establish and revitalize your practice as you learn:
How to conduct client conferences, depositions, and hearings
How to use investigative services and the Internet
What criteria a judge will use to decide a questionable case
All about comp forms and filings—what’s required, when, and where to file
9:00 AM – 9:20 AM
Introduction to Workers’ Compensation Law
9:20 AM – 10:15 AM
Initial Presentation of Claim
10:15 AM – 10:30 AM
10:30 AM – 12:15 PM
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
12:45 PM – 1:00 PM
1:00 PM – 1:45 PM
The Ruling and Appeal Process
1:45 PM – 2:05 PM
Other Petitions that Can Be Filed Subsequent to the Acceptance of the Claim or the Granting of a Claim Petition
2:05 PM – 2:20 PM
2:20 PM – 3:25 PM
Filing and Litigation of a Modification Petition/Attempts to Limit Exposure
3:25 PM – 3:40 PM
Negotiation between Parties to Settle or Mediate
3:40 PM – 3:45 PM
Compromise & Release
3:45 PM – 4:00 PM
Questions & Answers
Make the book your preferred desk mate. It's a goldmine of information!
The law and procedure
Rules and regulations
A “jargon” glossary
Ethics information has been integrated throughout this program. To receive ethics credit, you must attend the entire course.
All attendees will receive the course book as a digital download. A printed copy of the course book is available, at a discount to attendees, for $40. If you wish to purchase the printed version of the course book, please call PBI Customer Service at 800-932-4637. Printed versions of the course book will not be distributed at the course; please allow up to two weeks after the program for the printed versions of the course book to be shipped.