Winter Conference

Event Details

Friday, December 8, 2017
Friday, December 8, 2017
Milwaukee Marriott West
W231 N1600 Corporate Court
Waukesha, WI 53186

Program Chair:
Andrew Hebl
Boardman & Clark LLP

Click Here to Download the Program Book!

Pre-registration is now closed. Please feel free to register on-site at the registration desk on Friday, December 8th from 8am-3pm.


8:15 a.m.
Registration and Continental Breakfast
Sponsored by Weiss Law Office, S.C.

8:55 a.m.
Opening Remarks

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
The Internet of Things and its Impact on Cyber and Product Liability
Michael O'Brien,Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker LLP

10:00 a.m. – 10:10 a.m.
Sponsored by Minnesota Lawyers Mutual Insurance Co. & S-E-A, Ltd.

10:10 a.m. -11:00 a.m.
Equifax Lessons for the Law Firm: Protecting Confidential Electronic Client Information, Potential Legal Malpractice Liability for Data Breaches, and Insurance in the Event of a Breach (Ethics)
Thomas Watson, Wisconsin Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company

Max Welsh, HKW Legal, LLC and InOutsource, LLC

11:00 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.
How the Time Flies When You are Having Fun: Changes in the Defense Practice for Four Decades (Ethics)
William Wick, Nash Spindler, Grimstad & McCracken, LLP

11:50 a.m. -1:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.
From Claim to Trial: Why We Do What We Do: Practice Tips and Ethical Considerations from Defense Counsel's Perspective (Ethics)
Christopher Bandt, Nash, Spindler, Grimstad & McCracken, LLP

1:50 p.m. - 2:40 p.m.
Breach of Duty to Defend Claims When the Insurer Actually Provides a Defense and Remedies for the Breach of the Duty to Defend
Dieter Juedes, Meissner Tierney Fischer & Nichols, S.C.

2:40 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.
Sponsored by Acuity

2:50 p.m. – 3:40 p.m.
A Primer on Emergency Vehicle Immunity with Practice Tips
Evan Tenebruso, Boardman & Clark LLP

6 CLE Credits includes 3 Ethics Credits
have been approved.