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75 is the New 65:The Aging Workforce and Its Impact on Workers' Compensation Practice CLE(EWC180420)
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When: Friday, April 20, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Where: CBA Law Center
30 Bank St
New Britain, Connecticut  06051
United States
Contact: Member Service Center

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Presented by The Workers’ Compensation Section

Seminar Code:EWC180420

CLE Credit
CT: 3.25 CLE Credits
NY: 4.0 CLE Credits (AOP)

About the Program
Workers are staying in the workforce longer and retiring at later ages, and this trend has implications for the Workers’ Compensation practitioner. Attendees will hear claimant, respondent, and adjudicative perspectives on how the “significant contributing factor” concept has become more complex in the context of the aging workforce. Learn what you need to know to stay current in Workers’ Compensation Law.

You Will Learn


  • About case law on the meaning of“significant contributing factor”
  • A doctor’s  view of the issues of “significant contributing factor” in an older/aging  workforce
  • Statistics on the age of claimants, and the perspective of the Commission on the impact of this data on the assessment of claims
  • When and why to use a vendor to administer a Medicare Set Aside

Who Should Attend
Any attorney who handles workers’ compensation matters will benefit from this topical presentation.


Commissioner Peter Mlynarczyk, Connecticut Workers’ Compensation Commission
Patrick R. Duffy MD, Prospect

Diane D. Duhamel, McGann Bartlett & Brown LLC, East Hartford

Gregory F. Lisowski, Pomeranz Drayton & Stabnick, Glastonbury

Andrew J. Morrissey, Morrissey Morrissey & Mooney LLC, Naugatuck
Michele Murray, Ametros, Burlington, MA



(Includes electronic materials,  a light breakfast and parking in the public garage at 35 Bank St)

            Member $125

            Non-Member $250,
            Student Member $15


Electronic materials are included in the price of the seminar. Any materials for this seminar will be e-mailed to registrants prior to the seminar for download. No paper copies will be prepared unless purchased separately.  Please note that refunds will not be granted once course materials have been sent. Cancellations made less than 2 business days prior to event are non-refundable


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.



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