Tort Law Update

December 6, 2013

Cahaba Grand Conference Center, Birmingham
8:20 a.m.
6, including 1 hour of ethics

[ Seminar Brochure ]

Don’t miss our annual seminar covering Tort Law from top-to-bottom!  Get practical advice from our legal experts on hot topics in Alabama Tort Law including immunity issues, subrogation, uninsured/underinsured motorists, and use of social media in your tort practice.  Whether you represent the plaintiff or defendant, attend the seminar and pick up valuable practice tips that can help you handle the case for your client and lead to a winning verdict.


If you are unable to attend this seminar in person, you also have the option of watching LIVE from your own computer! Live webcasting allows attorneys from all parts of the state to have access to quality speakers and programs without having to travel. Webcasts count as "live credits" just as if the viewer were in attendance at the seminar. Price for the webcast is $299 for early registration, and you will receive handout materials by download. 

TO REGISTER FOR THE WEBCAST, just click “InReach Online Seminars” on the home page and then click “Live Webcast” and follow the on screen instructions. 

Instruction on how to purchase a "Live Webcast"

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TO REGISTER FOR THE LIVE ON SITE SEMINAR, please select one of the registration options below. NOTE: These prices reflect an early registration discount that will expire 5 days before the seminar! 

To pay by check, you may download and print the mail in registration form Mail your form and check to CLE Alabama, Box 870384, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0384. 

To pay by credit charge, select one of the options below: 

$350 Live On Site Seminar - registration within five days of the seminar Registration
At the seminar you will receive the materials on flash drive. If you register more than 24 hours in advance you will receive a code for downloading and printing the written materials to bring with you.

8:00       Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:20       Welcome
               Morning Presider
               Michael L. Roberts
               Cusimano Roberts Knowles & Mills LLC

8:30       Case Law Update

                Michael L. Roberts

9:15       Developments in Uninsured/Underinsured Cases

               Ronald G. Davenport
               Rushton Stakely Johnston & Garrett PA

10:00     Refreshment Break

10:10      Immunity Issues

                Michael J. Crow
                Breasley Allen Crow Methvin Portis & Miles PC

10:55      Subrogation Issues

                Michael K. Timberlake
                Siniard Timberlake & League PC

11:55      Lunch Provided at Cahaba Grand

                Afternoon Presider
                Andrew P. Walsh
                Baker Donelson Bearman Cladwell & Berkowitz PC

12:45      How to Conduct Depositions in Tort Cases
                Jarrod Bazemore - Moderator
                Spain & Gillon LLC

                The Power of Words            
                Joey K. James
                Bunch & James

                Jay Potts
                Vernis & Bowling of Birmingham LLC

1:45       Reflections From the Bench

               Judge J. Scott Vowell (ret.)
               Vowell & Goldsmith LLC

2:30       Refreshment Break

2:40       Ethical Issues Regarding the Use of Social Media in Your Practice

               Daniel Burnick
               Sirote & Permutt PC

3:40       Adjourn