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EWC160428 Perfecting an Understanding of Liens in Workers' Compensation CLE
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This program tackles various lien topics that are becoming more prevalent in today's practice. It will offer practical advice for spotting liens and how to address them in your cases.

4/28/2016
When: Thursday, April 28, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: CBA Law Center
30 Bank Street
New Britain, Connecticut  06050
United States
Contact: Member Service Center
(860)223-4400


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Presented by the Workers' Compensation Section

Seminar Code: EWC160428

CLE Credit:  4.0 Hours

About the Program:
This program tackles various lien topics that are becoming more prevalent in today's practice. It will offer practical advice for spotting liens and how to address them in your cases.

Who Should Attend:
Attorneys who practice in the workers' compensation field

You will learn:

  • About ERISA health plans and the liens they file, the Medicare Conditional Payments, the Portal, and Advantage Plans
  • About certain State liens for Healthcare and medical/snap payments
  • Ethical considerations for the practitioner

Speakers:
Sean O. Kehoe
, Assistant Attorney General, Office of the Attorney General, State of Connecticut

Donna Civitello
,
Carter & Civitello, Woodbridge

 
Andrew S. Groher Andy S. Groher, RisCassi & Davis PC, Hartford

Gregory F. Lisowski, Pomeranz Drayton & Stabnick, Glastonbury

 Suzanne B. Sutton, Office of Chief Disciplinary Counsel, Hartford

Gary G. Williams, Assistant Attorney General, Office of the Attorney General, State of Connecticut

Program Chairs and Moderators:

Francis Drapeau Workers' Compensation Attorney Francis X. Drapeau,
Leighton Katz and Drapeau, Rockville

 
 Cori-Lynn Webber,
Law Office of Cori-Lynn S, Webber LLC, Windsor


Program Agenda:

8:30 a.m. - Registration and breakfast

9:00 a.m.
- Introduction

9:05 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. - Lien spotting and the claimant side of ERISA issues as they relate to healthcare liens

9:45 a.m. - 10:25 a.m. - Health and welfare plans governed by ERISA and reimbursement agreements

10:25 a.m. - 10:55 p.m. - Discussion on various state liens especially those arising for the Husky and Affordable Care Act plans

10:55 a.m. - 11:10 a.m. - Questions

11:10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. - Break

11:30 a.m. - 12:10 p.m. - Ethical obligations of the Workers' Compensation practitioner regarding liens

12:10 p.m. - 12:50 p.m. - Medicare - the changing landscape of conditional payments dealing with Medicare Advantage plans, using the online portal: what has to be done to protect the parties from the future Medicare claims

12:50 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Questions

Cost: Member $145
          Non-member $225
          Law/Paralegal Student $75

Materials for this seminar will be e-mailed to registrants prior to the seminar for download. No paper copies will be prepared. Please note that refunds will not be granted once course materials have been received.

The Connecticut Bar Association/CT Bar Institute is an accredited provider of New York State CLE. This program qualifies for transitional and non-transitional credits. Financial hardship information available upon request