Events

  • Wed
    15
    Jan
    2014
    3:00pm - 5:00pmRamada Inn, East Shaw Avenue, Fresno, CA

    Daniel W. Dawson, Esq. with the Law Offices of Daniel W. Dawson will be discussing issues which have caused the most concern and panic by adjusters in the following areas: AOE/COE investigation and denials, accept/deny CT claims, pre-ADJ assignment issues and lien issues.

  • Wed
    19
    Feb
    2014
    3:00pm - 5:00pmRamada Inn, East Shaw Avenue, Fresno, CA

    Dr. Charles Filanosky is a clinical neuro-psychologist board certified in rehabilitation psychology. Dr. Filanosky is an expert in the diagnosis and management of persons with traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress disorder. Dr. Filanosky's presentation is titled, 'Traumatic Brain Injury 101: What Attorneys & Adjusters Need to Know'.

  • Wed
    19
    Mar
    2014
    12:00pm - 5:00pmRamada Inn, East Shaw Avenue, Fresno, CA

    John Riggs, Workers' Compensation Manager, Disneyland Resort, will discuss, 'SB 863 - What Happened & Where Are We Going?'. Teddy Snyder, Mediator, will discuss, 'Resolve Your Workers' Compensation Claim Fast by Mediation'. Denise Wright, Owner, Wright Lien Associates, will discuss, 'Update on Liens'. Daniel Yohman, Esq., Stockwell, Harris, Woolverton & Muehl, will discuss, 'Understanding the Petition to Re-Open, Labor Code 5803 & TTD'.

  • Wed
    16
    Apr
    2014
    3:00pm - 5:00pmRamada Inn, East Shaw Avenue, Fresno, CA

     Teddy Snyder, Mediator, will discuss, 'Using the Affordable Care Act to Close Workers' Compensation Cases'.

  • Fri
    16
    May
    2014
    7:00 amFig Garden Golf Club, North Van Ness Boulevard, Fresno, CA

    Registration @ 7:ooam; Shotgun Start @ 8:00am

  • Wed
    18
    Jun
    2014
    3:00pm - 5:00pmRamada Inn, East Shaw Avenue, Fresno, CA

    Brian Putnam with APEX Investigation will discuss, 'SubRosa & Elements of Fraud'.

  • Fri
    25
    Jul
    2014
    5:00pm - 9:00pmSierra Lanes, North Blackstone Avenue, Fresno, CA
  • Wed
    17
    Sep
    2014
    3:00pm - 5:00pmRamada Inn, East Shaw Avenue, Fresno, CA

    Gopi Kasturi, M.D., Physiatrist & Pain Management Specialist, with Sierra Pacific Orthopedics will discuss, "Challenges Faced by an Interventional Physiatrist in Workers' Compensation".

  • Wed
    15
    Oct
    2014
    12:00pm - 5:00pmRamada Inn, East Shaw Avenue, Fresno, CA

    Using Vocational Experts for Le Boeuf & DFEC Cases

    Keith Wilkinson, Diplomat, American Board of Vocational Experts
    Mr. Wilkinson provides evaluations as a Court Appointed Vocational Consultant and as an Agreed Vocational Consultant in Workers' Compensation Cases. He is an experienced vocational consultant in Workers' Compensation Le Boeuf and Diminished Future Earning Capacity cases.

    Understanding Rating Changes

    Tim Null, Tim Null Rating Services
    Mr. Null is the rating consultant for Goldman, Magdalin and Krikes. He is owner of Tim Null Rating Services. He was a DEU rater for 12 years and was co-author of the 2005 AMA Guides Rating Schedule. He is a State Bar Certified Provider for continuing education in rating. He has been a private rater since 2005. He has presented seminars in rating for the DWC, CAA and Defense associations. A Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology from CSUN allows additional insight to deciphering medical reports. He has performed over 35,000 ratings since 2005 and is frequently used as an expert witness at the WCAB for both applicant and defense.

    Employment & Compensability & Case Law Study Notes

    Richard Goldman, Partner, Goldman, Magdalin & Krikes
    Mr. Goldman is a Founding Partner of Goldman, Magdalin & Krikes, LLP. The law firm of Goldman, Magdalin & Krikes, LLP celebrates its 15th Anniversary in 2014. A Certified Specialist in Workers' Compensation Law, Mr. Goldman has practiced exclusively in all aspects of defense of Workers' Compensation claims with a vast experience in subrogation, retirement hearings and civil litigation involving the management side of employment and labor matters.

    Lance Peatman, Attorney, Goldman, Magdalin & Krikes
    Prior to joining Goldman, Magdalin & Krikes, LLP, Mr. Peatman worked extensively in the field of lien practice, handling both Civil and Workers' Compensation matters. Since coming to GMK, Mr. Peatman has worked as defense counsel in all aspects of Workers' Compensation cases. Mr. Peatman recently passed the Workers' Compensation Specialist examination to become a Certified Specialist in Workers' Compensation Law.

  • Wed
    19
    Nov
    2014
    3:00pm - 5:00pmRamada Inn, East Shaw Avenue, Fresno, CA

    Joy Tolladay, Firm Administrator, with Goldman, Magdalin & Krikes will be discussing, "Managing Litigation from a Claims Manager Perspective". Joy has been with the firm since 2013. Prior to working for GM&K, Joy worked for State Farm Insurance Company for 15 years. Joy came to GM&K with 10 years of experience as a manager in Workers’ Compensation Claims and served as the coordinator of the Legal Services Program for the litigation of Workers’ Compensation Claims. She has a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of California, Irvine and a certificate from California State University, Bakersfield in the Workers’ Compensation Law Certificate Program. Joy is currently certified in post-designation training with the Department of Insurance Commissioner.

  • Tue
    09
    Dec
    2014
    3:00pm - 7:00pmRamada Inn, East Shaw Avenue, Fresno, CA