Defining “Wage” in Florida’s Average Weekly Wage – Part 2

Wage (indemnity) benefits paid to workers injured on the job and covered by Florida’s workers’ compensation system begin with a proper and accurate “average weekly wage.” But – what exactly does “average” mean? Part 1 studied “wages.” Part 2 examines the “determination of pay” under § 440.14, F.S. How is an “average” calculated when employees…
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Discovering Ethics WEBINAR – Considerations During Litigation

Discipline for adjuster misconduct can come from several sources – the Department of Insurance or the courts themselves. This course examines the court’s potential responses, and examines how to place into practice – especially during the heated moments during litigation – various Codes of Ethics (69B-220.201 Ethical Requirements): 3(c) – no actions prejudicial to the…
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Ethics – One Step Away

When it comes to ethical violations (for attorneys or adjusters), the biggest risk may be in that first step away from the Oath of Admissions or Code of Ethics – the first step over the line. In this very interactive webinar, Lunch and Learn With Tim exams six (6) provisions in the Oath and in…
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Expert Witnesses (§ 90.702) – What Do We Need to Know Now?

(Recorded on Friday, August 30, 2019 at 12:00) Since 2013, Florida has struggled with the issue of expert witnesses – what should be the standard for their testimony: Frye or Daubert? Is “opinion testimony” in or out? In October 2018, the Florida Supreme Court “decided” the issue, once and for all. Then, in May 2019,…
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Florida’s Workers’ Compensation “Employee:” Knowing One When You See One – Part 1

Join us Friday, May 28, 2021 from 12:00-1:00! Terms central to workers’ compensation are often the most complex. “Employee,” while seemingly so basic, is so complex that it will take two parts to examine fully all of the particulars. Part 1 tackles the broad definition of “employee,” and then sole proprietors/partnerships, contractors and subcontractors, and…
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Florida’s Workers’ Compensation “Employee:” Knowing One When You See One – Part 2

Join us Friday, June 25, 2021 from 12:00-1:00! Terms central to workers’ compensation are often the most complex. “Employee,” while seemingly so basic, is so complex that it will take two (2) parts to examine fully all of the particulars. Part 2 tackles a wide assortment: statutory employees, real estate licensees, bands/orchestras, owner-operators of motor…
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Florida’s Workers’ Compensation “Employer:” Knowing When You Are One

Join us Friday, August 27, 2021 from 12:00-1:00! At the heart of every workers’ compensation case – whether for benefits or for immunity – lie terms central to litigation. “Employer” is such a term. And while the statutory language may appear straight-forward enough, strange case facts and decisional law frequently turn this term on its…
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Mastering the Medicare Set-Aside Allocation (Part 1)

Join us Friday, February 26, 2021 from 12:00-1:00! Since 2001, the Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) law requires those parties in workers’ compensation case to protect Medicare’s interests when resolving cases that include future medical expenses. The Medicare Set-Aside Allocation (MSA) is such a vehicle. Knowing when and how to protect these federal interests requires detailed…

Mastering the Medicare Set-Aside Allocation (Part 2)

Join us Friday, March 26, 2021 from 12:00-1:00! Since 2001, the Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) law requires those parties in workers’ compensation case to protect Medicare’s interests when resolving cases that include future medical expenses. The Medicare Set-Aside Allocation (MSA) is such a vehicle. Knowing when and how to protect these federal interests requires detailed…

Mediation in Workers’ Compensation Cases: Are You Really Ready?

Workers’ compensation mediation is an experience unlike any other – so many types, so many terms, so many players, and so many tangent considerations! Successfully preparing for and attending mediation is truly not as easy as it looks. Thus, it begs the question – “Are you really ready?” Lunch and Learn With Tim’s newest webinar…
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