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Original Program: November 30, 2018

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Workers’ compensation laws date back to 2050 B.C., when ancient Sumerian law outlined compensation for injury to a worker’s specific body parts.

With the rise of the Industrial Revolution, statewide laws were passed beginning in 1911 to protect injured workers and allow employers to quantify, control and predict their operating costs. As the workplace has continued to evolve, so too have the laws.

When handling cases related to personal injury, employment law, health care, or numerous other areas, you need to have a basic understanding of workers’ compensation claims to effectively represent your clients.

Learn the fundamental steps of a typical workers’ compensation claim as experts guide you through the process and discuss how a claim typically arises, what occurs as the claim plays out and how a claim is ultimately resolved.

Planned by the NCBA Workers' Compensation Section

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  • Jurisdiction Under the Workers' Compensation Act | Byrum
  • Understanding Medical Issues | Groesser
  • Is It Compensable? Injury by Accident and Occupational Disease Claims | Pfeiffer
  • Evaluation of Claims: Plaintiff and Defense Perspectives | Coble and Jennings
  • Navigating the Industrial Commission: IC Forms and the Administrative Process | Henderson
  • Resolving a Claim: Mediation and Hearings | Tackett
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Date Presented:
November 30, 2018 8:25 AM Eastern
7 hours, 20 minutes
The Assembly Line of Workers' Compensation (2018 Basics of Workers' Compensation Program)
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Standard: $325 / $295 Early
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NCBA Workers' Compensation Section Member: $250 / $225 Early
CLE Premier Pass: $0

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VIDEO REPLAYS. The agenda may not include certain breakouts/tracks shown at the original program.  

Charlotte | Friday, March 29, 2019
Hampton Inn & Suites Charlotte SouthPark at Phillips Place
6700 Phillips Place Court Driving Directions | 704.319.5700 | Conference Room
Registration: 8:45am | Program: 9:00am-3:30pm 
#809CHA | Early March 8

Speaker Information
B Jeanette Byrum   [ view bio ]
Henry C Byrum Jr  [ view bio ]
E Kenneth 'Kenny' Coble   [ view bio ]
Sherman Lee Criner  [ view bio ]
Brian C Groesser  [ view bio ]
Meredith R Henderson  [ view bio ]
Barry C Jennings   [ view bio ]
Amy L Pfeiffer  [ view bio ]
T Nicole Tackett  [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
NC State Bar
Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) and Certified Paralegal Education (CPE) (Total): 6.00
Workers' Compensation Law Specialization : 6.00
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