Texas Bar To ExploreWorkers' Compensation Issues

Monday, July 5, 2010 - 01:00

The State Bar of Texas will offer an Advanced Workers' Compensation course on Thursday and Friday, August 19 and 20, at the Radisson Hotel & Suites Town Lake, 111 E. Cesar Chavez in Austin.

It will run from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00p.m. on Thursday and from 9:00a.m. to 4:00p.m. on Friday.

Highlights of the course include a Worker's Compensation Commissioner Update with Rod Bordelon, Jr., commissioner, Division of Workers' Compensation, the Texas Department of Insurance; the Ongoing Battle over Causation & Extent with Norman W. Darwin, public counsel, Office of Injured Employee Counsel and Darryl J. Silvera, The Silvera Law Firm; and Bad Faith: Case Law Update with Steven M. Tipton, Flahive Ogden & Latson and Wm. Randell Johnson, Law Office of Wm. Randell Johnson.

A Hearing Officer Discussion Panel is scheduled for Thursday and a Nuts & Bolts panel and an MDR Update Panel are scheduled for Friday.

For information about available CLE credits and fees, see CLE Events on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at www.metrocorpcounsel.com.

To make a reservation, call (800) 204-2222 or go to www.texasbarcle. com.