Defending Employers: Audio From Lois LLC, Workers' Compensation Defense Attorneys

By Lois LLC - Attorneys defending business. This is the audio-only feed of everything published by Lois LLC each month. Includes our "Third Fridays" broadcast hosted by Christian Sison, our Workers' Compensation training series, and special reports and presentations.

About the show

The firehose - everything published by Lois LLC each month. Includes our "Third Fridays" broadcast hosted by Christian Sison, our Workers' Compensation training series, and special reports and presentations.

What you will be listening to:
"Third Fridays" is a live, 30-minute legal talk show from Lois LLC featuring moderator Christian Sison. It is the original forum in which real attorneys discuss workers' compensation issues, share their opinions and engage in colorful conversations.

Our Monthly webinar series. The audio feed from Lois LLC's popular webinar training series is hosted here. Every month the Firm's attorneys present different topics in workers' compensation. Meant as a "101-" level training course, the attorneys present a fresh take on common issues in workers' compensation defense.

Special Reports. When emerging legal issues arise that impact employers, Lois LLC publishes special presentations. These special events, hosted by attorneys and presented in plain English, make the emergent changes understandable for business owners, insurance carriers, and other attorneys. The audio feed from these special presentations is available exclusively here.

DISCLAIMER: This podcast is not legal advice! The materials presented by this podcast and any affiliated website are for informational purposes only and are not offered as legal advice as to any particular matter. No reader should act on the basis of these materials without seeking appropriate professional advice as to the particular facts and applicable law involved. The materials are not represented to be correct, complete, or up-to-date. Opinions presented by this podcast are the opinions of the author. Neither the use of this web site nor the transfer of information to or from this web site shall create or constitute an attorney-client relationship between Greg Lois or LOIS LLC and any person. You should not send any confidential information to this web site until after you have entered into a written agreement for the performance of legal services.

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Episodes

  • Episode 111: Understanding Verbal Threshold in New Jersey

    February 11th, 2020  |  19 mins 9 secs
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    In this episode, “Understanding Verbal Threshold in New Jersey," Christopher Major, Civil Practice Team Leader at Lois Law Firm, discusses the right to sue after being injured in a motor vehicle accident and how that right can be complicated by a New Jersey law referred to as the “verbal threshold.” This podcast is audio taken from a LIVE webinar offered February 10, 2020.

    Major will discuss the following:

    • What is New Jersey's Limitation Lawsuit option?
    • How the Limitation affects our reimbursement and subrogation rights.
    • When the verbal threshold applies.
    • How recent case decisions will impact the practice in 2020.

    To register for our Civil Litigation Webinar Series, a monthly discussion of recent case law developments and best practices for handling civil claims and reimbursement actions, register here.

  • Episode 110: Overview of New York Construction Litigation

    February 4th, 2020  |  28 mins 46 secs
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    In this live webinar, “Overview of New York Construction Claim Litigation,” Tashia Rasul, partner at Lois Law Firm, discusses the patchwork of numerous sources of law which form the basis for construction accident claims in New York. Examining these topics from the perspective of the builder or owner of a construction project, Tashia provides an overview of the relevant New York common laws and statutory Labor Laws that impose duties and obligations on builders and owners, and that govern the civil claims that plaintiffs file.

    Tashia discusses the following:

    Common and statutory law for owners and contractors.
    Labor Law Sections 200, 240, & 241.
    Recent case law affecting how these statutes are interpreted.

    This audio is from a live webinar originally presented on February 3, 2020.

  • Episode 109: A Look Back: New Jersey Workers' Compensation Year-in-Review

    January 28th, 2020  |  36 mins 36 secs
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    In a look back at all the changes and developments in New Jersey Workers' Compensation law and Practice from 2019, Greg Lois discusses the most important decisions and provides insights into how these case decisions will impact the practice in 2020. Audio is taken from a live webinar offered tot he Firm's clients on January 27, 2020.

  • Episode 108: New York WC Year-in-Review

    January 21st, 2020  |  38 mins 8 secs
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    Attorney Greg Lois provides a "look back" at the most important case law developments, rule changes, and case handling changes impacting New York workers' compensation claims in 2019!

  • Episode 107: Loss Transfer Claims in New York: Civil Litigation Practice

    January 14th, 2020  |  19 mins 46 secs
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    In this video, “Loss Transfer Claims in New York," Christopher Major, Civil Practice Team Leader at Lois Law Firm, discusses claims for reimbursement made between carriers for first-party benefits. Join us for this live discussion and Q & A.

    Major discusses the following:

    • How N.Y. Ins. Law § 5105(a) allows for loss transfer.
    • Which accident claims qualify for loss transfer.
    • How recent case decisions will impact the practice in 2020.
  • Episode 106: The Goals of Multijurisdictional Litigation: Construction Defense in New York

    January 7th, 2020  |  14 mins 24 secs
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    In this episode, “Goals of Multijurisdictional Coordination,” Construction Practice Leader and Lois Law Firm Partner Tashia Rasul provides an overview of the goals of the Construction Defense Practice when handling a catastrophic construction accident claim. Tashia discusses the four common goals she pursues:

    Weaponizing Coordination: Tactics that Benefit the Employer.
    Reduction of Litigation Costs – Reducing Duplicative Effort.
    Avoiding Collateral Estoppel.
    Pursuing Global Settlement.
    This video is from a live presentation on January 6, 2020.

  • Episode 105: Section 40 Reimbursement and Subrogation in New Jersey Workers' Compensation Claims

    December 24th, 2019  |  13 mins 52 secs
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    Attorney Christopher Major of Lois Law Firm LLC discusses reimbursement and subrogation of New Jersey workers' compensation indemnity and medical costs through third-party action. This audio is taken from a live training provided by Major on December 23, 2019.

  • Episode 104: Exposure Evaluation in New Jersey Workers' Compensation cases

    November 26th, 2019  |  22 mins
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    Attorney Joe Jones, who leads the New Jersey Workers' Compensation Defense Practice at LOIS, explains the factors lawyers consider when providing an estimate of exposure to a client. Jones talks about Jersey-specific factors that influence indemnity exposure in a workers' compensation claim. This audio is from a live webinar provided to clients on November 25, 2019.

  • Episode 102: Evaluating New York Workers' Compensation Cases for Exposure

    November 18th, 2019  |  24 mins 30 secs
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    LOIS Partner Christian Sison leads a discussion and answers questions about evaluating workers' compensation cases for exposure in New York.

  • Episode 103: New York Drug Formulary Q & A

    November 12th, 2019  |  1 hr 4 secs
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    Attorneys Christian Sison and Greg Lois discuss the forthcoming New York Drug Formulary and the likely impact for employers and carriers in New York. Following an overview of the new formulary, the attorneys took live questions. This audio is from a webinar provided on November 12, 2019.

  • Episode 101: The Law Just Changed in New York: Protecting the Employer's Right to Credit

    October 9th, 2019  |  18 mins 48 secs
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    Attorneys Greg Lois discusses the changing workers’ compensation law in New York which will provide a credit to carriers and employers for temporary disability benefits issued against permanency benefits in certain cases. This audio is taken from a LIVE webinar provided to the Firm's clients on October 9, 2019. This law change will effect all workers' compensation claims pending before the New York Workers' Compensation Board with a date of loss after April 10, 2017.

  • Episode 100: Defending Occupationals and Winning Apportionment in New York

    September 19th, 2019  |  16 mins 56 secs
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    Attorney Christian Sison leads a presentation and discussion on defending occupational exposure and repetitive use claims before the New York Workers' Compensation Board. This audio is from a live presentation on September 16, 2019.

  • Episode 99: Defending Motions for Med and Temp in New Jersey Workers' Compensation Cases

    August 26th, 2019  |  36 mins 5 secs
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    Attorney Greg Lois presents a live webinar on defending New Jersey motions for Temporary Disability and Medical Treatment. This audio is from a live webinar presented on August 26, 2019.

  • Episode 98: Medical Treatment Update: New York Workers' Compensation

    August 19th, 2019  |  23 mins 47 secs
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    Attorney Greg Lois provides an update on the application of the Medical Treatment Guidelines in New York workers' compensation cases. This audio is from a live webinar presentation presented on August 19, 2019.

  • Episode 97: Latest Case Law on Temporary Disability Benefits in New Jersey

    July 22nd, 2019  |  15 mins 53 secs
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    Attorney Greg Lois presents the latest case law on temporary disability benefits in New Jersey workers' compensation cases. This audio is taken from the Lois Law Firm's July 22, 2019 webinar.

  • Episode 96: New York Temporary Disability Update

    July 15th, 2019  |  21 mins 21 secs
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    Attorney Christian Sison presents an overview of temporary disability benefits in New York worker's compensation cases. This audio is taken from the July 15, 2019 presented by the Lois Law Firm.