Monday, October 15
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Registration
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Luncheon
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Opening Remarks
Mark Bluestein, AEGIS Insurance Services, Inc.
 
Welcome to Las Vegas
Erich Trombley, Southwest Gas Corporation
1:30 pm - 2:45 pm
Electric Fire Case Study
Rex Blackburn, IDACORP, Inc.
J. Walter Sinclair, Stoel River LLP
2:45 pm - 3:00 pm
Break
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Preparing to Negotiate
Mary E. Borja, Wiley Rein LLP
Tuesday, October 16
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Breakfast
9:00 am - 10:00 am
The Medicare Secondary Payer Act's Impact on Liability Claims and Settlements
Robert T. Lewis, Crowe Paradis Services Corp.
10:00 am - 10:45 am
Lessons Learned From the Trenches: Telling the Right Story to Convince Jurors in Utility Cases
Aref Jabbour, Ph.D., R&D Strategic Solutions
10:45 am - 11:00 am
Break
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Nobody Pays Full Price – Strategies for Determining the Reasonable Value of Medical Treatment
David R. Schlee, Schlee, Huber, McMullen & Krause, P.C.
John E. Schneider, Ph.D., Oxford Outcomes / ICON plc.
Casey McCarthy, Mesirow Financial Structured Settlements
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Luncheon
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Managing the Catastrophic Case
Hank Sorett, Brickley, Sears & Sorett, P.A.
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
E-Discovery
Nicholas A. Pasciullo, The Chartwell Law Offices
2:45 pm - 3:00 pm
Break
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Gas Case Study: Whose Job Is It Anyway? Defending Utilities Against Vehicles That Leave the Road
G. Bruce Parkerson, Plauché Maselli Parkerson LLP
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
AEGIS Reception
Wednesday, October 17
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Breakfast
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Structured Settlements – Not Just for Liability Cases
John McCulloch, EPS Settlements Group
David J. Korch, EPS Settlements Group
10:00 am - 11:00 am
When the Place Burns: Defending the Complex Property Damage Claim
John "Jay" M. Thompson, Everson, Whitney, Everson & Brehm S.C.
John G. Peters, CPA, CFF, Peters & Associates
11:00 am - 11:15 am
Break
11:15 pm - 12:00 pm
It’s Your Topic – an open microphone question & answer session with your industry peers.
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Luncheon
12:30 pm
Golf Tournament