ATTENDEE PAGE FOR IN PERSON ATTENDANCE

ADVANCED OHIO WORKERS' COMPENSATION SEMINAR

DECEMBER 2 & 3, 2021

Dec 2: 6.75 hours of credit including 2 hours of Professional Conduct

Dec 3: 6 hours of credit


ON THIS ATTENDEE PAGE:

1) Location

2) Instruction and Requirements

3) Agenda and Materials to Download

LOCATION

Nationwide Conference Center and Hotel (Please contact the hotel to book an overnight room)

100 Green Meadows Drive

Lewis Center, Ohio 43035

Virginia Building

Birch Room

Surface/Free Parking Available


MEALS PROVIDED: Continental Breakfast, Refreshment Beverages, Box Lunch


**You will need a compatible laptop or desktop computer to view the seminar materials while during the seminar. A hardcopy will not be available. WIFI MAY be available therefore we absolutely suggest downloading any information you need before coming to the seminar.


Supreme Court Requirements to Obtain Credit for this In Person Seminar: 

     1) You will need to be present and seated on location at the time frames/lectures you are requesting credit.

     2) Credit verification: Each day you are required to complete a paper-form credit verification that will collected at the end of the seminar. If you do not receive yours please email getawaycle@yahoo.com and we will provide you with one. 

     3) ONCE ALL OF THE ABOVE IS COMPLETED WE WILL SEND YOUR CREDIT REQUEST TO THE SUPREME COURT OF OHIO FOR FINAL APPROVAL. PLEASE CHECK YOUR TRANSCRIPT WITHIN 1 WEEK TO MAKE SURE THE CREDIT HAS POSTED CORRECTLY. 


  
MATERIALS PAGE: AGENDA and MATERIALS ARE BELOW (Scroll down your attendee page until you see the agenda with time frames and material links/files)

     -We will not test or ask questions regarding the material. If you would like to view the material during the webcast you can use a secondary device to do so (like a tablet or your phone). No other programs can be open on the device you are viewing the webcast program. 



MATERIALS FOR December 2 & 3, 2021
Advanced Ohio Workers' Compensation 

IN PERSON SEMINAR

(December 2, 2021 FULL DESCRIPTIVE AGENDA

CLICK HERE)

(December 3, 2021 FULL DESCRIPTIVE AGENDA

CLICK HERE)


KEEP SCROLLING DOWN FOR December 3rd MATERIALS


Thursday December 2, 2021 Eastern Standard Time


7:30-8:25am

Registration / Continental Breakfast


8:25-8:30am

In Room Introduction

8:30-9:15am

Carley Kranstuber, Esq.

Emotional Impact of Stressors on Workers' Comp Practitioners

MATERIALS: Kranstuber Emotional Labor.pdf


9:15-9:55am

Karen Gillmor, Ph.D. & Daniel Massey, Esq. 

Industrial Commission Updates after the Covid-19 Era

MATERIALS: 

1-3 Gillmor IC.pdf

2-3 Gillmor IC.pdf

3-3 Gillmor IC.pdf


9:55-10:05am

Break


10:05-10:40am

Jennifer Brunner, Esq.

Practice Before the Ohio Supreme Court Regarding Workers' Compensation Issues

MATERIALS: Brunner.pdf


10:40-12:05pm 

Thomas Sico, Esq.

Legislative Changes to Workers' Compensation and Practical Applications of Same in Light of Court Decisions

MATERIALS: Sico.pdf 


12:05-1:05pm

Lunch Break


1:05-2:20pm

Jonathan Coughlan, Esq. 

Professional Conduct Relating Specifically to Workers' Compensation Practitioners

MATERIALSCoughlan Prof. Conduct.pdf


2:20-2:30pm

Break


2:30-3:50pm

Jonathan Goodman, Esq.

Extensive Case Law Review

MATERIALS: 2021 Legal Update (2).pdf 


3:50-4:35pm

David Barnhart, Esq.

Professional Conduct for the Workers Compensation Practitioner

MATERIALS: Barnhart prof conduct everyday ethics.pdf



FRIDAY DECEMBER 3, 2021 Eastern Standard Time


7:30-8:25am

Registration / Continental Breakfast


8:25-8:30am

In Room Introduction 


8:30-9:10am

Carley Kranstuber, Esq. & Katherine Ivan, Esq. 

Use of Technology in the Workers' Compensation Practice

MATERIALS

1-2 Technology Presentation.pdf 

2-2 Upgrade and Protect.pdf


9:10-9:50am

Thomas Connor, Esq.

Issues Impacting Hearing Officers' Decisions

ORAL MATERIALS 


9:50-10:40am

Shaun Omen, Esq.

Medicaid Conditional Payment Issues relating to BWC Settlements

MATERIALS:

1-10 Medicaid Presentation 2021.pdf 

2-10 Medicare Manual 2021.pdf

3-10 Flowchart-FFS-Appeals-Process (3).pdf

4-10 Medicare Reconsideration 2nd Level Appeal.pdf

5-10 Medicare Redetermination.pdf

6-10 Medicare Set Aside Guide.pdf

7-10 Admin Judge Review.pdf

8-10 Request for Hearing.pdf

9-10 Request for Waiver.pdf

10-10 5160.37 notes.pdf


10:40-10:50am

Break


10:50-11:50am

Paul H. Sighinolfi, Esq.

Actual Implementation of Medicare Set-Aside-Trusts (M.S.A.)

MATERIALS: Sighinolfi Medicare Set Aside.pdf


11:50-12:50pm

Lunch Break


12:50-2:10pm

Richard Blake, Esq. & Shaun Omen, Esq.

Statutory Changes (R.C. 4123.512 & 4123.65) Affecting Settlements at the BWC

MATERIALS COMINGBlake and Omen workers comp 2021 presentation.pdf


2:10-2:55pm

David Barnhart, Esq.

Recent Developments regarding Voluntary Abandonment Concerns related to Ohio Workers' Comp Claims

MATERIALS: Barnhart voluntary abandonment heart of the matter 8-5-21.pdf


2:55-3:05pm

Break


3:05-3:45pm

Brant Rhoad, Esq.

Evaluation of Settlements from Employers' and Claimant's Perspectives

MATERIALS: Rhoad outline.pdf