Women's Caucus, 2012

Overview of Special Needs Trusts
Sarah Ehrhardt, Michael Best & Friedrich, LLP, Milwaukee

Litigating Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Cases
Yvonne Flaherty, Lockridge Grindal Nauen PLLP, Minneapolis

Issue Spotting in Nursing Home Neglect Cases: Bad Care vs. Bad Outcomes
Ann S. Jacobs, Domnitz & Skemp, S.C., Milwaukee

Pro Hac Vice Admission: To Sponsor or Not Sponsor; That is the Question
Wisconsin Pro Hac Vice Form (editable)
Minnesota Pro Hac Vice Form (editable)

Kristen Knutson, Herrling Clark Law Firm Ltd., Appleton

Wis. Stat. § 895.044 and Frivolous Lawsuits:
Protecting Legal Creativity, Your Client and Yourself

Sarah Knutson, Urban & Taylor SC, Milwaukee

The Obligations of the Referring Lawyer:
The Dos, the Don’ts, and the What-If-I-Already-Dids

Emily Lonergan, Gimbel, Reilly, Guerin & Brown LLP, Milwaukee

What Wisconsin Lawyers Should Know About Their Neighbor to the West:The 411 on Statutes of Limitations and Minnesota’s No-Fault System
Stacy Deery Stennes, Conlin Law Firm, LLC, Minneapolis &
Carol R.M. Moss, Hellmuth & Johnson, PLLC, Edina



Summer, 2012

Recreational Immunity: Has It Gone Too Far?
John A. Becker, Becker, French & Durkin, Racine

NFPA 921 and Wisconsin’s new Daubert standard:
Will your chain-smokin'-retired-firefighter-origin-

and-cause expert satisfy the new changes?
Matthew R. Falk, Falk Metz, LLC, Milwaukee

The Course and Scope of Employment – “Traveling Employee Doctrine” under Wisconsin Worker’s Compensation Act:
Wis. Stat. § 102.03(1)(f)

Monika A. Hartl, Workers Compensation Law Offices of Milwaukee SC, Milwaukee

A Million Dollar Presentation for Less than a Grand - The iPad at Trial
Ann S. Jacobs, Domnitz & Skemp, SC, Milwaukee

Three Things to Remember about MTBI
Gordon S. Johnson, Jr., Johnson Law Office, Sheboygan

Maybe Next Year, Taxman: Dangers, Advantages and Consequences of Structured Attorneys' Fees
Eric M. Knobloch, Gruber Law Office, Milwaukee

Minimizing Risks of Ethics Problems by Managing the Attorney-Client Relationship
Jeremy P. Levinson, Friebert, Finerty & St John SC, Milwaukee

Young Lawyers, New Law Firms: Challenges and Solutions
Christopher J. MacGillis, MacGillis Wiemer LLC, Milwaukee

Strategies Following Orlowski v. State Farm
Keith R. Stachowiak, Murphy & Prachthauser, SC, Milwaukee

Tort Update
Edward E. Robinson, Cannon & Dunphy, SC, Brookfield

WAJ Update
Edward J. Vopal, WAJ President, Habush Habush & Rottier, SC, Green Bay



Spring, 2012

The Effect of New Insurance Law Changes
on Personal Injury Cases

Jeffrey M. Berzowski, Di Renzo & Bomier LLC, Neenah

Employee Rights Checklist:
Spotting Good Cases to Take or Refer

Michael F. Brown, Peterson, Berk & Cross SC, Appleton

Investigating Dog Bite Claims
Debra Bursik, Bay Investigation Services, Green Bay

Ethics Update
Richard J. Cayo, Halling & Cayo, S.C., Milwaukee

What are Those People Really Thinking?:
Using Focus Groups

Kelly L. Centofanti, Centofanti Law SC,  Mequon

E-discovery and Disclosure
William C. Gleisner, III,
Law Offices of William C. Gleisner III, Hartland

Resolving by Arbitration
Gail Groy, Rizzo & Diersen SC, Kenosha

Going To Court With An iPad:
TrialPad App Makes Trial Presentation a Cinch

Ann S. Jacobs, Domnitz & Skemp, SC, Milwaukee

Metal on Metal Hip Implants:
An Example of Multidistrict Litigation at Work

Robert L. Jaskulski, Habush Habush & Rottier, Milwaukee

Strategies for Effective Discovery
Kristen E. Lonergan, Bremer & Trollop, SC, Wausau

Effectively Dealing With Claims Adjusters
L. Craig Nierman, Nierman Law, P.L.C., Coralville, IA

Mistakes I've Seen and Made
Beth Osowski, Curtis Law Office, Oshkosh

Wis. Stats. § 895.453:
Is it Legal for My Client’s Chiropractor to Pick My Pocket?

Jacob R. Reis, Habush Habush & Rottier, SC, Appleton

Surviving an Appeal
Amy M. Risseeuw, Peterson, Berk & Cross SC, Appleton

How to Properly Assign a Bad Faith Claim
David H. Weber, Liebmann Conway Olejniczak & Jerry, Green Bay

Worker's Comp for PI Lawyers:
What You Don't Know Will Hurt Your Client

Dennis H. Wicht, Gillick, Wicht, Gillick & Graf, Milwaukee

WAJ Update, Spring 2012
Edward J. Vopal, Habush Habush & Rottier SC, Green Bay

Five Things That Should Be in Every Trial Notebook
Peter M. Young, Habush Habush & Rottier SC, Rhinelander


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