Summer Conference

Event Details

Start:
Thursday, August 2, 2018
End:
Friday, August 3, 2018
Location:
Kalahari Resort & Convention Center
1305 Kalahari Drive
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965

Agenda

Thursday, August 2nd

8:00 a.m. - 8:55 a.m.
Continental Breakfast & Registration

8:55 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Opening Remarks

9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.
The Ethics of Dealing with Jerks
Stacie H. Rosenzweig, Halling & Cayo, S.C.

9:50 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Break
Sponsored by Minnesota Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company

10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
Dog Bite Update and Defense Strategies
Kate Harrell, Boardman & Clark LLP

10:50 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Break

11:00 a.m. -11:50 a.m.
Insurance Coverage Update
Moderator: Monte Weiss, Weiss Law Office, S.C.
Dan Conway, Conway & Josetti LLC
Jake Josetti, Conway & Josetti LLC
Justin Wallace, Nash, Spindler, Grimstad & McCracken, LLP

11:50 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch and Annual Business Meeting
Featuring Past President Recognition and Awards Presentation

1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.
Wisconsin's Safe Place Statute: Beyond Structural Defects and Unsafe Conditions
William Salmonowicz, Winner, Wixson & Pernitz

1:50 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Break

2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.
Lessons for Leaders and Courtroom Litigators
Keynote Speaker, John E. Cuttino, Past President, DRI, Gallivan, White & Boyd, P.A. (Columbia, S.C.)

2:50 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Break

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Committee Meetings

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Panel Counsel Meetings and Cocktail Reception
Cocktail Reception Sponsored by Crivello Carlson, S.C.


Friday, August 3rd

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast & Registration

9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.
Understanding the Employment Claim and Addressing the Tensions Between Advising Employers with Employment Exposures
Panel Roundtable Moderated by Jessica A. Ommen, Senior Claims Attorney, Secura Insurance, Wayne Maffei, Cross Jenks Mercer & Maffei LLP, Kris Bartos, Jeffrey Leavell S.C., and Jenna Konruff Equal Rights Officer with the Wisconsin Equal Rights Division of the Department of Workforce Development

9:50 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Break

10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
Succession Planning for Insurance Defense Lawyers: Addressing the Generational Divide
Landis Brozak, Business Consultant and Professional Coach, Fireside Summit Coaching

10:50 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Break

11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.
Overview of Accident Reconstruction, Preservation of Evidence, and Use of Technology in the Courtroom
Jeffrey Peterson, Vice President of Engineering, Skogen Engineering Group

11:50 a.m.
Adjourn