Speaker, "Workers' Compensation Bench and Bar Best Practices"

04.15.21

A statewide collaboration between the Bench & Bar

The Bench Bar Committee of the PBA Workers' Compensation Section reconvenes this year to offer their "Best Practices" recommendations in the areas most relevant to today’s practice, during the pandemic and beyond.

Distinguished judges from the west, east, southeast and central regions partner with experienced claimants' and defense counsel to analyze the top issues impacting the practice today as they relate to technology, virtual proceedings and professionalism.

Register today for a day of discovery, debate and action as you hear their suggestions that will surely help you become a well-prepared workers' comp attorney.

Technology in Virtual Litigation

  • Microsoft Teams
  • Witness preparation
  • Pitfalls and bloopers

Virtual Hearings, Depositions and Mediations

  • Terminology
  • Video mediation
  • WCJ Rules and WCJ Covid Rules
  • Helpful resources
  • Conduct at hearings
  • Communication between counsel
  • Exhibits

Professionalism, Ethics, Conduct and Civility in Virtual Litigation

  • Competence
  • Confidentiality
  • Civility and decorum in litigation
  • Unrepresented parties in virtual litigation

Media Contacts

Michael J. Cavacini,
Marketing Manager
T: 215.563.1244
mcavacini@wglaw.com
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