2019 ICT Workers’ Compensation Seminar

Thursday, April 11, 2019
TCEA Conference Center
3100 Alvin Devane
Austin, Texas 78741

7:30 am – 8:30 am       Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30 am – 8:40 am       Welcome and Opening Remarks – Albert Betts, Jr., Executive Director, Insurance Council of Texas

8:40 am – 9:10 am       What’s Happening at the Texas Legislature? Albert Betts, Jr., Executive Director, Insurance Council of Texas

9:10 am – 9:55 am       Recently Adopted Rules and What They Mean to You – Erika Copeland, Associate, Stone Loughlin & Swanson, LLP

9:55 am – 10:25 am       Networking Break

10:25 am – 11:20 am       The Intoxication Defense and Recent Case Law – Robert Stokes, Partner, Flahive Ogden & Latson, PC

11:20 am – 12:35 pm       Panel Discussion: What Does Your Desk Look Like? Technology and How It Will Change Adjusting Claims

Moderator: Brian Allen, Vice President of Government Affairs, Mitchell

Panelists – TBD

12:35 pm – 1:50 pm       Networking Luncheon                                    

1:50 pm – 2:50 pm       Investigating Questionable Worker’s Compensation Claims – Kristen Rozanski AHFI, CFE, Travelers
Brent Walker, SCLA, AHFI, Travelers

 2:50 pm – 3:20 pm       Networking Break

3:20 pm – 4:35 pm       Panel Discussion: Employer Issues and Workers’ Compensation

Moderator: Stuart Colburn, Shareholder, Downs • Stanford, P.C.

Panelists: David Brenner, Partner, Burns Anderson Jury & Brenner, LLP
other panelists TBD

Sheila Gladstone, Lloyd Gosselink, Employment Law Practice – Chair

4:35 pm – 4:40 pm       Sponsor Prize Drawing

4:40 pm – 4:45 pm       Closing Remarks – Steve Nichols, Manager, Workers’ Compensation Services, Insurance Council of Texas

4:45 pm – 5:45 pm       Post Event Networking Reception