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DTCI Substantive Law Breakouts Day 1

Date: 10/29/2020

Start Time: 2:30 pm

End Time: 5:30 pm

Location: Virtual

Details:2:30 - 3:30 Business Litigation - The intersection of business litigation and white collar criminal defense. Businesses and executives are increasingly the recipients of requests from the Government for information in connection with a criminal investigation that is already the subject of a civil lawsuit. This session will discuss litigation concerns surrounding parallel civil and criminal proceedings. Presenter: Jon Bont, Paganelli Law Group: 3:30 - 4:30 Construction – That’s Downright Criminal: Civil litigators reactions when crimes occur on a construction project. Cases and legal theories on vandals, intoxication, etc. while on construction premises. Presenters: Evan Norris & Paul Mullin, Lewis and Wilkins 4:30 - 5:30 Insurance - Panel Discussion on Best Practices for Client Relationships - The insurance representatives will discuss the best practices for keeping insurance clients properly updated on legal matters handled by outside counsel, best practices for developing and maintaining those relationships and examples of behaviors/actions that can deteriorate those relationships. Moderator: Justin Curtis - Panelists: Jeff Guillory, Senior Litigation Attorney, Shelter Insurance Companies; Julie Corbett, Care Specialist Senior, State Auto Insurance Companies; Julia Grus, Senior Litigation Attorney, Shelter Insurance Companies

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DTCI Substantive Law Section Breakouts Day 2

Date: 11/05/2020

Start Time: 2:30 pm

End Time: 5:30 pm

Location: Virtual

Details:2:30 - 3:30 Product Liability - Risk Assessment and Hazard Analysis: Improving Your Company’s Defensibility - Presenters: Kevin Owens, Johnson & Bell and Anne Mathias ESI Director of Safety and Risk Assessment 3:30 - 4:30 Worker’s Compensation – Legal Obligations Under the Medicare Second Payer Act in 2020 as well as other more nuanced issues in the Medicare compliance space that outside counsel needs to know in order to counsel a client properly. They will also discuss how adopting a legal approach to Medicare compliance (instead of a medical approach) can position you to win more assignments. Presenters: John Cattie and Rafael Gonzalez, Cattie & Gonzalez, PLLC 4:30 - 5:30 Health Law - Learned Treatise Evidence: A Force Multiplier in Medical Malpractice Cases. Presenter: Robert Parker, Burke Costanza & Carberry

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DTCI Substantive Law Section Breakouts Day 3

Date: 11/12/2020

Start Time: 2:30 pm

End Time: 4:30 pm

Location: Virtual

Details:2:30- 3:30 Employment - COVID19 Employment Related Issues – The COVID-19 pandemic has created a host of issues implicating a variety of workplace concerns. This panel will address health screening protocols, reasonable accommodations and undue hardships under the ADA, leave requirements under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act and FMLA, and preparing for positive COVID-19 employees. We will discuss these and other challenges facing employers related to COVID-19 and the potential for litigation. Presenters: Elizabeth K. Barton, Assistant Deputy General Counsel, Board of Education of the City of Chicago, Law Department and Tami A. Earnhart, Partner, Ice Miller 3:30-4:30 Trial Tactics - Eyewitness News: How Science Can Help You Understand and Reduce Bias in Eyewitness Testimony, Dr. Christine Cloninger, Megan Toney-Bolger, Exponent

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27th Annual Conference & Annual Meeting of the Membership

Date: 11/19/2020

Start Time: 11:00 am

End Time: 5:30 pm

Location: Virtual

Details:11:00 - 1:00pm Board Meeting / Annual Meeting of the Membership 1:30 - 4:30pm - MAIN PROGRAM - Facing Change (3.0 CLE) 1:30 – 3:15 – Part I: A panel discussion featuring four senior African American attorneys discussing issues of social justice and racial equity: Karen Ann Lloyd, General Counsel, Community Health Network, Inc Tavonna Harris Askew, Chief of Staff & General Counsel, Health & Hospital Corporation of Marion County Alan Mills, Partner, Barnes & Thornburg Norris Cunningham, Co-founder, Katz Korin & Cunningham Moderator: Christina Essex, Associate Attorney, Katz Korin Cunningham 3:30 – 4:30 - Facing Change, Part II: Millennials and Zoomers Speak – an exciting panel drawn from members of DTCI Young Lawyers Committee and DTCI Diversity Committee who will discuss diversity and racial equity issues from the perspective of young professionals. The title, “Facing Change”, is drawn from an excellent quote by James Baldwin: “Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.” 4:45 – 5:30 – Young Lawyer Sponsored Philanthropic Event Assistance for Attorneys with Limited Eyesight – Former graduate of the BOSMA Program will recount his journey navigating the issues he faced to save his practice while losing his vision. Presenter: Chis Dunleavy, Eli Lilly

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27th Annual Conference & Meeting of the Membership Day 2

Date: 11/20/2020

Start Time: 8:00 am

End Time: 1:00 pm

Location: Virtual

Details:8:00-9:30am Women in the Law Breakfast Breakout - Overcoming Adversity - Tammy Meyer, Metzger Rosta 10:00am - 1:00 MAIN PROGRAM 10:00 - 11:30 - Panel Discussion on Mediation Amid COVID19 - Lynn Gray, Ross Rudolph, Pete Schroeder 11:30 – Legislative Update – Senator Eric Koch 12:00 - 1:00 – ETHICS for Trial Counsel – A discussion of the many ethical aspects of defense counsel’s case including: confidentiality, conflicts of interest, supervision of staff and correcting what goes wrong at trial. Ethical communications with witnesses and third parties will also be addressed. Presenters: James Bell, Pagnelli Law Group: Mike Witte, Indiana Supreme Court Disciplinary Commission

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