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Live Greensboro | Grandover Resort
Thursday-Friday, February 6-7, 2020

Available format

  

Join workers’ compensation lawyers, mediators and specialists and fulfill your yearly CLE requirements, including Ethics/Professional Responsibility, Substance Abuse/Mental Health, Technology Training and Certified Mediator Education credit.

Designed as a one-stop shop, this program discusses case law updates, foreshadowing of the upcoming extended benefits cases and employment law overlap of the Workers’ Compensation Act.

Planned by the NCBA Workers’ Compensation Section

Satisfies NC State Bar Technology Training requirement

Qualifies for 2.0 hours of Certified Mediator Education (CME) credit

Click on the "In Depth" tab for tuition, location, hotel, video replay and speaker information.

Agenda
  • THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2020
  • 8:30am | Registration and Continental Breakfast
  • 8:55 | Welcome and Introductions
  • 9:00 | Update from the Industrial Commission | Baddour
  • 9:30 | Update from the Executive Secretary | Henderson
  • 10:00 | Break
  • 10:15 | Two Lawyers and a Mediator Walk into a Bar; Now What? A Discussion of Practice and Ethics in Workers' Compensation Mediations Issues (CME Credit) | J Clare, T Clare and Sumner
  • 12:15pm | Workers Compensation Section Annual Meeting | Eleasa Harris Allen, Robinson & Lawing LLP, Winston-Salem, 2019-2020 Section Chair, presiding
  • 12:30 | Networking Lunch
  • 1:30 | Google Power Search for Lawyers (Technology Training) | Reach
  • 2:30 | Break Sponsored by Ametros
  • 2:45 | The Intersection of Employment Law and Workers' Compensation | Gessner, Lewis and Soule
  • 3:45 | Recent Developments in North Carolina Workers' Compensation Law | Baker and Hamilton
  • 4:45 | Adjourn for the Day
  • 4:45-6:00 | Networking Reception | Grandover Resort, Griffin Room
  • FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2020
  • 8:30am | Continental Breakfast
  • 8:55 | Announcements
  • 9:00 | Life of the Case: Ethical Issues | Brewer, Brown, Cleary and Jennings
  • 10:00 | Avoiding Burnout: Maintaining Mental Health in the High Pressure Practice of Law | Journey
  • 11:00 | Six Months In – Forecasting the Future of N.C.G.S. § 97-29(c) in February 2020 | Harper, Kadis, Simmons and Sumwalt
  • 12:00pm | Program Adjourn
Web Event Information
Start Time:
February 06, 2020 8:55 AM Eastern
7:55 AM Central, 6:55 AM Mountain, 5:55 AM Pacific
Add to Calendar:
Estimated Length:
1 day, 3 hours
Registration Time Remaining:
14 days, 5 hours
Let's Just All Agree to Disagree (2020 Workers' Compensation Section Annual Meeting)
TUITION RATE. Early and Membership discounts automatically apply at checkout. 

Register early and SAVE 10%! Live Greensboro early rate expires January 16. 

Standard: $580 / $520 Early
NCBA Member: $485 / $435 Early
NCBA Workers' Compensation Section Member: $450 / $405 Early
CLE Premier Pass: $0


Discounts are available for NCBA members who are students, law professors, judges or legal services/public interest attorneys. Call CLE at 800.228.3402 for details.

PROGRAM LOCATION. 


Grandover Resort & Conference Center

1000 Club Road, Greensboro, NC 27407 | 336.294.1800



HOTEL INFORMATION. Contact hotels directly for reservations at the special NCBA room rate. Rates are based on availability and may sell out. 


Grandover Resort & Conference Center
1000 Club Road, Greensboro, NC 27407 | 336.294.1800

  • Rates | $180 single/double
  • Reservations | Click here or call 336.294.1800 | Ask for the NCBA Workers Compensation group rate.
  • Hotel Cutoff Date | January 10, 2020

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


Cary | Tuesday-Wednesday, April 28-29, 2020  
North Carolina Bar Center
8000 Weston Parkway Driving Directions | 800.228.3402 | Conference Room A   
Registration: 8:45am | Day 1: 9:00am-3:30pm, Day 2: 9:00am-12:00pm 
#836BAR | Early April 7

FACULTY. 
Speaker Information
Philip A Baddour III  [ view bio ]
Heather T Baker   [ view bio ]
Sarah C Blair   [ view bio ]
Joy H Brewer  [ view bio ]
Michael T Brown Jr  [ view bio ]
Jacqueline R Clare   [ view bio ]
Thomas M Clare  [ view bio ]
Melissa R Cleary  [ view bio ]
L Michelle Gessner  [ view bio ]
Bruce A Hamilton   [ view bio ]
Richard B Harper   [ view bio ]
Meredith R Henderson   [ view bio ]
Barry C Jennings   [ view bio ]
Alicia J Journey  [ view bio ]
Jeffrey A Kadis  [ view bio ]
Erica B Lewis  [ view bio ]
Catherine Sanders Reach  [ view bio ]
Cameron D Simmons   [ view bio ]
Jerri J Simmons   [ view bio ]
Martha E 'Mimi' Soule  [ view bio ]
H Randolph 'Dolph' Sumner  [ view bio ]
Vernon R Sumwalt  [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
NC State Bar
Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) and Certified Paralegal Education (CPE) (Total): 9.00
General: 5.00
Ethics/Professional Responsibility: 3.00
Substance Abuse/Mental Health (SA/MH): 1.00
Technology Training: 1.00
North Carolina Dispute Resolution Commission
Certified Mediator Education (CME): 2.00
Questions?
CLE Premier Pass
Products
LIVE GREENSBORO Thursday-Friday, February 6-7, 2020 | #836WCM
NCBA Price:$0.00
CARY VIDEO REPLAY Tuesday-Wednesday, April 28-29, 2020 | #836BAR
NCBA Price:$0.00