Motor Vehicle Accident Law 2020: A Crash Course - Video Replay Denver

December 2020
Motor Vehicle Accident Law 2020: A Crash Course
Co-sponsored by the CBA Litigation Section
Highlights Include:
- Rare opportunity to hear leading plaintiff and defense attorneys in the same room, at the same time, and at the same program on hot topics in motor vehicle accident law
- Essential knowledge, as well as updates on major issues impacting motor vehicle accident cases, provided at convenient and time-efficient CLE
- An invaluable program to better represent your clients involved in motor vehicle accidents, whether you represent injured parties, insurance carriers, or alleged car crash tortfeasors
Program Description:
An invaluable update for the practitioner handling motor vehicle accident cases, featuring timely presentations by highly experienced plaintiff and defense bar attorneys and mediators. Gain insights on the latest law and trends in these cases, and the skills, strategies and knowledge to help you succeed on behalf of your clients.
Upcoming CBA-CLE Programs:
Tort Law Update, September 15, 2020, CBA-CLE Classroom, 1290 Broadway, Suite 1700, Denver, CO 80203
3rd  Annual Colorado Litigators’ Summit, September 25, 2020, Grand Hyatt, 1750 Welton Street, Denver, CO 80202
Ethics & Professionalism, October 2, 2020, CBA-CLE Classroom, 1290 Broadway, Suite 1700, Denver, CO 80203
Home Study Purchases: Please note that all homestudies will be available approximately 2 weeks after the date of the LIVE program.       

8:30 – 9:00am
Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00 am
Welcome and Introductions
Extended by Sommer D. Luther, Esq., and Heather A. Salg, Esq.
9:05 – 9:55am
Spoliation of Evidence
- Preservation
- Motions Practice
- Instructions
Presented by Kurt Zaner, Esq., and Gregg Rich, Esq.
9:55 – 10:20am
Quick Hit: Ridesharing Litigation
Presented by Jerry R. Bowman, Esq., and Hillary D. Patterson, Esq.
10:20 – 10:30am
Networking Break
10:30 – 10:55am
Quick Hit: Social Media/Data/Research/Locating Witnesses  
Presented by Jerry R. Bowman, Esq., and Tamara C. Jordan, Esq.
Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Insurance Law Update, Including Contractual Issues
Presented by Bachus & Schanker and Heather A. Salg, Esq.
11:45 – 12:00pm
Pick Up Lunches (Included in Registration Fee) and Return to Classroom for Networking Lunch
12:20 – 12:40pm
Luncheon Presentation: Legislative Update
- Increased Caps on Damages for Cases Arising After January 1, 2020
- Disclosure of Policy Limits Prior to Litigation
- and More!
Presented by Sommer D. Luther, Esq., and Heather A. Salg, Esq.
12:40 - 12:50pm
Post Lunch Break
12:50 – 1:40pm
Felonious Killing
Presented by Dan Caplis, Esq., and Keith R. Olivera, Esq.
1:40 – 2:30pm
Effective Use of Medical Experts in Your Case
Presented by Lorraine Parker, Esq., and Honorable Phelicia A. Kossie-Butler, Esq.
Networking Break
2:40 – 3:30pm
What Makes Mediation Successful
Presented by Melissa A. Hailey Esq., Walter N. Houghtaling, Esq., and Jason R. Young, Esq.
3:30 PM
Location Information
S1 - East Huddle Room
1290 Broadway Street, 17th Floor
Denver, CO 80203
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Registration Fees
CBA Litigation Section Member $329.00
CBA Member $389.00
New Lawyer Edge Partner $194.50
Non Member $489.00
Paralegal/Support Staff $247.00
  • General Credits: 6.00
  • Ethics Credits:
Start Date - End Date
January 14, 2021
Start Time - End Time
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Event Location
S1 - East Huddle Room
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