Program Chair:
Terrence M. Polich, Clifford & Raihala SC, Madison
 
 
 
Register Today! 
 

 

Tort & Technique Update Seminar
 
 
October 16, 2015 | Inn on the Park, Madison
 
 
 Registration Includes:
 Your registration fee includes electronic copy of Seminar Syllabus (written materials) breakfast buffet, lunch and refreshments.
 
Seminar Materials
  • Electronic: Downloadable seminar materials (syllabus) will be distributed in advance by secure link on our website and link will be provided day of the program for you to download.
  • Hard Copy:  You may purchase a hard copy of the Syllabus (written seminar materials) for an additional $25. Please be sure to select the correct registration option and register by Sept. 30, 2015 to ensure you receive a copy.
 
Terms and Conditions
  • At-the-door registrations will incur a $20 surcharge. 
 Substitution & Cancelation Policy: Attendee substitutions may be made at any time and are encouraged when the original registrant cannot attend. If you must cancel or reschedule, please notify us at least three (3) business days (or 72 hours) prior to the program to receive a refund less a $15 service charge. Cancelations made less than 3 business days prior to the program will incur the full registration cost. 
 
CLE Credit 
WI: Approved for 6.5 CLE CREDITS AND
1.0 ETHICS CREDIT

Questions?

Contact Beth Reinert at 608-210-3392 or beth@wisjustice.org  

FACULTY & TOPICS

7:45 - 8:30 

Registration and Breakfast Buffet

8:30- 8:45  
WAJ Update 
Ann Jacobs, WAJ President

8:45- 9:15
Tort Update
Edward Robinson, Cannon & Dunphy SC, Brookfield

9:15-10:15
Let Your Verdict Speak the Truth
Judge Maryann Sumi, Madison

10:15-10:30
Break

10:30-11:00
The Care and Feeding of Experts: How to Avoid Disaster
 Kelly Centofanti, Centofanti Law SC, Mequon

11:00-11:30 
Turning Lemons into Lemonade  

Michelle F. Achterberg, Guelzow Law Offices LTD,  Eau Claire

11:30-12:00
Amicus Parties: How WAJ Can Help You Help Your Client
Susan R. Tyndall, Habush, Habush & Rottier SC, Waukesha

12:00- 1:00
Lunch

1:00-1:45
Mediation: Success Story or Waste of Time?
Beverly Wickstrom, Richie, Wickstrom & Wachs, LLP, Eau Claire

1:45-2:00
Break

2:00-3:00
Inside Retail Store Safety- Strengthening Case Strategy & Approach
    Robert Loderstedt, LARM, Inc., Virginia

3:00-4:00
Common Ethical Considerations for Torts Lawyers 
 Julie Spoke, Office of Lawyer Regulation, Madison

Hotel Accommodations

CUT OFF DATE FOR WAJ RATES: SEPTEMBER 15th, 2015

Click here for more information.

Attendees are responsible for making their own hotel arrangements by calling  800-279-8811 or 608-285-8000.
Please reference Wisconsin Association for Justice Tort and Technique Update Block.

All guest rooms, meeting rooms and public spaces are nonsmoking. Rates do not include taxes of 5.5% for the state or 9% for the city, if applicableCheck-in time is after 3:00 p.m. and checkout time is before 12:00 p.m.

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