2016 CAR WRECKS CLE SEMINAR - Program Agenda
Tracy Law Firm and Crash, Inc., Dallas • October 6
CLE Program Chair: Jorge Herrera • Co-Chair: Matt Kita
Earn up to 7.0 hours MCLE credit including 1.0 hour Ethics credit

8:00 am

Registration Opens  2-3 Vendors

8:50 am

Welcome and Introductions – Dallas Seminar Moderator JASON FRANKLIN, Dallas

 

9:00 am

1.0 hr

Action Method Techniques to Prepare Client and Find the Story and How to Use Them to Present to the Jury

SPEAKERS:          PAT S. MONTES, Colleyville and SHELLY GRECO, Dallas

 

10:00 am

.50 hr

Attacking the Bio-Mechanic, Appendix 12345   PPT   

SPEAKER:             ALEX BEGUM, Brownsville

10:30 am

Break   2-3 Vendors

10:45 am

.50 hr

Vwah Deer?. . . Vore Dire?. . . ??? . . . Jury Selection!!!    PPT  PDF

SPEAKER:             BRIAN MINCHER, Dallas

 

11:15 am

.50 hr

Car Wreck Law Update including Molina v. Alvarado; Nabors

SPEAKER:             BETH WATKINS, San Antonio PPT

 

11:45 am

.50 hr

Proving Car Wreck Damages

SPEAKER:             MICHAEL CALLAHAN, Houston

 

12:15 pm

Pick Up Lunch  2-3 Vendors

12:30 pm

.50 hr

Lunch Presentation – TTLA Matters: Political Update

SPEAKER:             JEFFREY SIMON, Dallas

1:00 pm

Break  2-3 Vendors

1:15 pm

.50 hr

Diagnosing Your Car Wreck Injuries - What does this diagnosis mean?Examples of Neuropsych Tests / Glasow Coma Scale           PPT

SPEAKER:             ANDREW GROSS, JD, MD, Dallas

 

1:45 pm

.50 hr

Trying Car Wrecks on the Cheap

SPEAKER:             CAROLYN OSTOVICH, Dallas   PPT    Paper  
                               
 Appendix:  1234.14.2

 

2:15 pm

.50 hr

Plaintiff Seat Belt Use – Attacking Nabors

SPEAKER:             GREG MARKS, Dallas

2:45 pm

Break  2-3 Vendors

3:00 pm

.75 hr

Judges Panel – Hear from Dallas County Judges:

PANELISTS:            HON. KEN MOLBERG, 95th District Court

                                HON. BONNIE LEE GOLDSTEIN, 44th District Court

                                HON. TONYA PARKER, 116th District Court

                                HON. KEN TAPSCOTT, County Court at Law #4

                                HON. DALE TILLERY, 134th District Court

MODERATOR:       JASON FRANKLIN, Dallas

3:45 pm

.50 hr

Dealing with Statutory Liens, Subrogation and Social Security Benefits After Settlement

SPEAKER:             MICHAEL GOMEZ, Houston  PPT

 

4:15 pm

.75 hr

UM/UIM Survey Results and Things Learned

SPEAKER:             TOM HERALD, Hurst

 

5:00 pm

                                                                    Adjourn

 

   
   
   
  2016 CAR WRECKS CLE SEMINAR – Program Agenda 
HOUSTON – March 3 • AUSTIN – September 8 
CLE Program Chair: Jorge Herrera • Co-Chair: Matt Kita
Earn up to 7.0 hours MCLE credit including 1.0 hour Ethics credit

8:00 am

Registration Opens

8:50 am

Welcome and Introductions – Houston Seminar Moderator
                              KEVIN M. CAMP, Houston

9:00 am

1.0 hr

Action Method Techniques to Prepare Client and Find the Story and How to Use Them to Present to the Jury

SPEAKERS:           PAT S. MONTES, Colleyville and SHELLY GRECO, Dallas

                              In Austin:          TODD TRACY, Dallas
                                                         Theme Weaving from Voir Dire to Rebuttal
                                                                

10:00 am

.50 hr

Attacking the Bio-Mechanic, Appendix 1, 2, 3, 4, 5   PPT

SPEAKER:             ALEX BEGUM, Brownsville

10:30 am

Break

10:45 am

.50 hr

30 Minute Car Wreck Voir Dire in Your County    PPT

SPEAKERS:         In Houston:         JOSH DAVIS, Houston

                             In Austin:            TREVOR TAYLOR, Austin  PPT

                             In Dallas:             BRIAN MINCHER, Dallas

11:15 am

.50 hr

Car Wreck Law Update including Molina v. Alvarado; Nabors

SPEAKERS:           In Houston:               MORGAN McPHEETERS, Dallas

                              In Austin & Dallas:   BETH WATKINS, San Antonio PPT

11:45 am

.50 hr

Proving Car Wreck Damages

SPEAKER:             MICHAEL CALLAHAN, Houston

12:15 pm

Pick Up Lunch

12:30 pm

.50 hr

Lunch Presentation – TTLA Matters: Political Update

SPEAKER:             DENNIS SPEIGHT, TTLA

1:00 pm

Break

1:15 pm

.50 hr

Diagnosing Your Car Wreck Injuries - What does this diagnosis mean?/ Examples of Neuropsych Tests / Glasow Coma Scale           PPT

SPEAKERS:           ANDREW GROSS, JD, MD, Dallas

1:45 pm

.50 hr

Trying Car Wrecks on the Cheap

SPEAKERS:         In Houston:         LEE THWEATT, Houston  Paper    PPT

                            In Austin:             JAVIER HERRERA, San Antonio   Paper PPT

                            In Dallas:             CAROLYN OSTOVICH, Dallas       Paper
                                                         
 Appendix:  1, 2, 3, 4.1, 4.2

2:15 pm

.50 hr

Plaintiff Seat Belt Non-Use

SPEAKER:             GREG MARKS, Dallas

2:45 pm

Break

3:00 pm

.75 hr

                              In Austin:                JACK LEIFER, PhD, PE, San Antonio

                                                               Scientific Analysis of Low-Damage
                                                               Front-to-Rear Impacts    Paper

3:45 pm

.50 hr

Dealing with Statutory Liens, Subrogation and Social Security Benefits After Settlement

SPEAKER:             MICHAEL GOMEZ, Houston  PPT

4:15 pm

.75 hr

UM/UIM Survey Results and Things Learned

SPEAKERS:           In Houston & Austin:        HENRY MOORE, Austin

                              In Dallas:                             TOM HERALD, Hurst

5:00 pm

                                                          Adjourn