2019 ICT Workers’ Compensation Seminar

Thursday, April 11, 2019
TCEA Conference Center
3100 Alvine Devane
Austin, TX 78741

7:30 am     Registration and Breakfast

8:30 am     Welcome and Opening Remarks – Albert Betts, Jr., Executive Director, ICT

8:40 am     What Does the 86th Legislative Session Mean for Workers’ Comp? –    Albert Betts, Jr., Executive Director, ICT

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

9:55 am     Networking Break

10:25 am     The View from Squeege’s Bar: Handling Intoxication Claims – Robert Stokes, Partner, Flahive Ogden & Latson, PC

11:20 am    Workers’ Compensation National Legislative Policy and Predictions for 2019 – Brian Allen, Vice President – Government Affairs, Mitchell Pharmacy Solutions

12:35 pm      Sponsor Prize Drawing/Networking Luncheon

1:50 pm     Effective Fraud InvestigationsBrent Walker, Regional Director Investigative Services, Travelers Companies, Inc.

2:50 pm     Networking Break

3:20 pm     Panel Discussion: Complicated Employer/Employee Issues Made Simple

Moderator:  Stuart Colburn, Attorney, Downs & Stanford, PC
Panelists:      David Brenner, Partner, Burns Anderson Jury & Brenner, LLP,
Sheila Gladstone, Attorney, Lloyd, Gosselink, Rochelle & Townsend, PC

Tina Wheeler, Risk Manager/Client Programs of ManpowerGroup
Andres Campo, Manager, Risk Finance

4:35 pm     Sponsor Prize Drawing

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

4:45-6:00 pm     Networking Reception