Mass Torts Made Perfect
The fall Mass Torts Made Perfect program is scheduled for October 13th & 14th, 2011. The seminar will be held at The Bellagio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, NV. Register:
- The registration fee is $1,395 for attorneys and $995 for paralegals or firm administrators.
- A $300 discount is available to all members of The National Trial Lawyers. Click here
- Late Registration Fee: After October 8, 2011, there will be an additional $100 late registration fee.
- Refund Policy: Absolutely no refunds after October 1, 2011.
|Wednesday, October 12th:
|1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
||Early Seminar Registration for anyone attending the Asbestos Strategy Session – Grand Ballroom Foyer
|2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
||Asbestos Litigation Strategy Session (Click here for more information)
Moderator: Rob Gordon
Speakers: Frank Ortiz, Lisa Busch, Kevin Conway, Nick Angelides, Randy Gori, Rick Nemeroff, Scott Barnes, Alani Golanski, Steve Baron, Chris Placitella
|6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
||Opening Reception – The Bank Night Club
|Thursday, October 13th:
|7:30 to 8:30 a.m.
||Seminar Registration/Continental Breakfast – Exhibit Hall
|8:30 to 9:15 a.m.
||The Need To Speak Out – Mike Papantonio with special guest, Susan Saladoff
|9:15 to 9:45 a.m.
||The U.S. Supreme Court and the Attack on Access to Justice – Arthur Bryant, Public Justice Foundation Executive Director
|9:45 to 10:30 a.m.
||SSRIs and Birth Defects:
-Choice of Law & Procedural Pitfalls
-Update on the Paxil Litigation
|10:30 to 10:45 a.m.
||Coffee Break in the Exhibit Hall
|10:45 to 11:15 a.m.
||Topamax: What You Need To Know. The Science and the Litigation. – Jim Ronca
|11:15 to 12:15 p.m.
||Judges Panel: Advice From The Bench
Hon. Peter J. Polos (Ret.)
Hon. Frank Bell (Ret.)
with Moderator Mike Papantonio
|12:30 to 1:45 p.m.
||Luncheon with guest speakers, Rev. Al Sharpton and Susan Saladoff, Director of the critically acclaimed HBO documentary, “Hot Coffee.”
Presentation of Clarence Darrow Awards.
|2:00 to 2:30 p.m.
||$95 Million Verdict A New Benchmark For Sexual Harassment – Benedict Morelli
|2:30 to 3:15 p.m.
||DePuy: Discovery and Science
One Year After The Recall - What The Companies Knew And When They Knew It – The Case For Punitive Damages Against DePuy and Johnson & Johnson
|3:15 to 3:30 p.m.
||Pinnacle Hip Implants – Richard Meadow
|3:30 to 4:00 p.m.
||Fosamax: New Frontiers – Tim O’Brien
|4:00 to 4:30 p.m.
||Transvaginal Mesh: An Unnatural Solution in a Dangerous DeviceHenry Garrard
|4:30 to 5:00 p.m.
||Propecia: Merck’s Newest Problem – Timothy Becker
|5:00 to 5:30 p.m.
||Competing With The High Rollers On A Penny Slot Budget – Brenda Fulmer
|5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
||10th Anniversary Vegas Extravaganza (for you and your guest)Exhibit Hall
|Friday, October 14th:
|7:30 to 8:00 a.m.
|8:00 to 8:30 a.m.
||ERISA Litigation – Peter Mougey
|8:30 to 9:00 a.m.
||Update on Supreme Court Decisions – Bill Cash
|9:00 to 9:30 a.m.
||Beyond The Horizon: Looking At Managed Care Litigation – Ted Leopold
|9:30 to 10:00 a.m.
||YAZ Litigation Update: Panel Discussion
|10:00 to 10:45 a.m.
||Expanding the Litigation to Other Metal on Metal Hip Implants
|10:45 to 11:00 a.m.
||There’s Gold In Them Thar Houses – Daniel Bryson
|11:00 to 11:30 a.m.
||Actos Litigation Update – Paul Pennock
|11:30 to 12:00 p.m.
||Crestormania: Taking Over the Planet One Script at a Time – Marc Grossman, Vance Andrus & Vicki Maniatis
|12:00 to 12:15 p.m.
||Zimmer NexGen Knees: SLAPP, Recalled Instructions Only, and Other Defense Tactics Designed To Dodge Lawsuits – Tobi Millrood & Daniel Nigh
|12:15 to 12:30 p.m.
||YOUR RETORT: Growing Your Client Base Through Modern Public Relations & New Media Savvy – Cliff Schecter
|12:30 to 12:45 p.m.
||Internet Marketing From A Lawyer’s Perspective – Seth Price