Slip & Fall Webinar Series IV: Damages and Defenses | The American Association For Justice

Slip & Fall Webinar Series IV: Damages and Defenses

December 19, 2017
Program Information:

About the Webinar:

Join AAJ Education for the fourth installment of the Slip & Fall Webinar Series. Our faculty will focus on using experts to combat defenses and how to use causation and the mechanisms of an injury to provide the basis for the damages your client deserves.

Registration Fees:

AAJ Members: $179
Additional AAJ Members using the same computer: $65

Members of the Motor Vehicle Collision, Highway and Premises Liability​ Section save $50 on registration for this webinar. Please use Promo Code: FALLWEB to take advantage of this special offer.

Online registration for this webinar has ended. You can still register by calling AAJ Education at 800-622-1791

Contact AAJ Education: 800-622-1791 | 202-965-3500, ext. 8612 |

Invited Faculty:

Betsy K. Greene

Betsy K. Greene focuses her practice on representing those injured or killed by negligence. Ms. Greene has written for and spoken at several Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum seminars. Ms. Greene is also Past President of the Indiana American Board of Trial Advocates, Indiana Chapter (2005), and past president of the Monroe County Bar Association (2005). Ms. Greene has been inducted into the Indiana Trial Lawyers Association' College of Fellows and is an Emeritus Director of the Indiana Trial Lawyers Board of Directors. Ms. Greene is “AV-rated” by Martindale-Hubbell and has been repeatedly selected as an Indiana Super Lawyer by Law and Politics Magazine. In March 2017, Ms. Greene was appointed to the Board of Visitors of the Indiana University Maurer School of Law. Ms. Greene is a member of the American Association for Justice’s (AAJ) Women Trial Lawyers Caucus (WTLC); Voter Protection Committee; AAJ PAC Board of Trustees; PAC Task Force. She is also a member of AAJ’s Board of Governors and vice chair of the Public Education Committee. Ms. Greene generously donates to AAJ PAC. Greene & Schultz, an AAJ Leaders Forum members, has offices in Bloomington and Indianapolis, Indiana.

John (Jack) H. Hickey

John (Jack) H. Hickey specializes in representing people who have been severely injured or the families of people who have been killed as a result of the negligence of others including cruise ship accidents, car and truck accidents, products liability, negligent security, premises liability, and other accidents. He is currently on the Board of Directors of the Florida Justice Association (FJA) and a State Delegate of the American Association for Justice (AAJ). Mr. Hickey is the past chair of AAJ’s Admiralty Section and the Secretary of the Motor Vehicle, Highway Safety, and Premises Liability Section. He is also a member of the Employment Rights Section; Products Liability Section; Professional Negligence Section; Public Education Committee; and the AAJ PAC Board of Trustees. Mr. Hickey has been chosen by other lawyers as a: "DCBA Legal Luminary in Admiralty" (2016); “Top Lawyer in South Florida” in the areas of personal injury and maritime in the South Florida Legal Guide (2004- Present); “Legal Elite” in Florida Trend Magazine(2006-Present); and Superlawyer in the area of personal injury in (2006 -Present). Hickey Law Firm, P.A., an AAJ Leaders Forum member, is located in Miami, Florida. 

Kenneth H. Levinson

​Kenneth H. Levinson is a passionate advocate for accident survivors and child safety. For more than 20 years, he has dedicated his practice to helping disenfranchised clients against corporate giants with unlimited resources. Mr. Levinson was named by Illinois Superlawyers magazine as one of the top attorneys in Illinois for 2010–2016; and made the list of the Illinois Super Lawyers Top 100 Lawyers. Mr. Levinson was appointed chair of the Education Committee of the American Association for Justice’s (AAJ) Interstate Trucking Litigation Group. He was also elected vice chair of AAJ’s Motor Vehicle Collision, Highway, and Premises Liability Section and is a member of the Sole Practitioner and Small Firm Section. He is the author of the latest edition of Litigating Major Automobile Injury and Death Cases, published by AAJ Press/Thomson Reuters, and he generously donates to AAJ PAC. Levinson & Stefani, an AAJ Leaders Forum member, is located in Chicago, IL.

Program Location:

This webinar streams online through GoToWebinar software.
Time: 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Eastern Time
Check-in: 1:55 pm Eastern Time
12:55 pm—Central Time
11:55 am—Mountain Time
10:55 am—Pacific Time
Note: Parts of Arizona and Hawaii do not observe daylight savings.  Please be sure to note correct time for the webinar you register for.

How will I receive confirmation of my registration?:

Confirmation of your registration will be sent via email within one day of registration. Access instructions, course materials, and CLE information for this webinar will be sent to you via email one day before the program.

If I cannot participate on the scheduled date are recordings available?:

Recordings of this webinar are available for purchase through our audio/video provider Playback Now.  Please call 800.241.7785 or click HERE to place your order. Fulfillment of orders will occur one week after the program date.

MCLE/NCA Requirements:

This webinar is currently is the process of being credited for 1.2 hours of CLE credit.

Please Note: Contact your state CLE administrator to determine whether it accepts webinars for mandatory CLE credit. Earn approximately 1.2* CLE credits to be applied to your participation in AAJ’s professional recognition programs. AAJ Education programs are routinely accredited by states requiring continuing legal education. CLE questions may be addressed by reading our FAQ or by calling the CLE Assistant at 800-622-1791 or 202-965-3500, ext. 9594.

*Number of credits may vary depending on calculation method used by individual state accreditation agencies. AAJ is a State Bar of California MCLE-approved provider.

*The State of Ohio requires providers of Continuing Legal Education to submit programs for approval 60 days in advance of the program’s start date. Although we make every effort to submit programs for approval within the stated guidelines, many programs that we offer are rapid response. As a result we are often unable to comply with the guidelines set forth by the Supreme Court of Ohio. Please contact the AAJ Education Department at 800.622.1791 or 202.965.3500, ext. 8612 to verify whether the program has been approved by Ohio prior to registration. Please Note: Contact your state CLE administrator to determine whether it accepts webinars for mandatory CLE credit.

Cancellation Policy:

No refunds or vouchers for cancellations. Your registration fee may be applied towards the purchase of the audio recording upon request, provided the request is made in advance of the webinar.

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Please consider a donation to the AAJ Education Fund 501(c)(3). Contributions support educational programs and activities to preserve and protect the civil justice system. Learn more>>

Terms and Conditions:

By registering for this AAJ Education program, you agree to receive electronic, written, and telephonic communication from AAJ staff regarding the program and to have your name, firm, city, and state included on the participant and exhibitor/sponsor roster. AAJ may also need to contact you to service your membership record or to provide you with information about your membership, products and services, and advocacy and legislative updates.  By providing your contact information, including phone number, fax number, and email address, you consent and give permission for AAJ to contact you by any of those means, which may include calls to your mobile phone, faxes, or emails. You may contact AAJ at any time to change your preferences.

Available CLE/MCLE credits are contingent upon approval from state bars and/or MCLE boards and may vary by jurisdiction.

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