Chief Judge Diane Lundeen, Chair
Recent Issues With The Medical Treatment Guidelines Process CLE
William R. "Trey" Mustian III will address the numerous challenges faced in navigating the medical treatment guidelines process, some of the glaring problems that need to be fixed and provide some practical suggestions for making the system work better.
July 2016 Blog Post: Don't Settle with Terrorists
On September 16th, Eric Barefield presented "Professionalism: Speaking Civilly and Avoiding the Weeds" CLE.
On August 19th, Wayne Fontana presented the Worker's Compensation Legislative Update.
On March 4, the committee held a CLE "Medico-Legal Perspective on Pain Management and Palliative Care in Injury Cases" with speakers Dr. Paul Hubbell, III, Robert May and Michael Whitehead.
On July 17th, 2015, the committee held "A 2015 Legislative Session Update" CLE with Wayne Fontana.
On May 8, 2015, Dr. Michael Chafetz, author of Intellectual Disability: Civil and Criminal Forensic Issues, addressed the topic of malingering from a neuropsychological perspective.
"Effect of Modern Technology on Investigating, Prosecuting, and Defending Worker's Compensation Cases."
An Analysis of LRS 23:1161/1 and its Effect and Applicability with Joseph Guilbeau, Juge Napolitano, and Warren Byrd, Deputy Commissioner of Property and Casualty, LA Department of Insurance
Workers' Compensation Law: A 2014 Legislative Update with Wayne Fontana and Charles Davoli
Professionalism in Comp CLE on June 20, 2014, with Scott Davis and Christopher McNabb
Successful Management of Medical Payments in Workers' Compensation with The Hon. Diane Lundeen, Office of Workers' Compensation, and Alejandro Rodriguez, Ostendorff Tate, on May 16, 2014.
Navigating the Workers' Compensation Court System: Pitfalls and Perks with Trey Mustian on March 21, 2014
AWW (Average Weekly Wage): New Procedures for Workers' Compensation with Ken Hawkins on February 7, 2014