On November 5 and 6, 2009, Rhonda A. Rudman presented “A Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Update” to Omaha, Nebraska area clients in our “On-Site” seminar series.
Rhonda A. Rudman presented a case law update to SWIF Pittsburgh District Office. the focus of the presentation was new case law addressing retirement and termination issues.
Rhonda A. Rudman presented a case law update to Inservco Insurance Services, Inc. Significant cases addressing IREs and course of employment were discussed.
Rhonda A. Rudman presented a "Workers’ Compensation Update" in Erie Pa, through Lorman Educational Services.
Attorney Rudman discussed: Elements of a Compensable Injury, Compensability of Mental-Mental Cases, Impairment Ratings and Labor Market Surveys. They were joined by Claimant Attorney Joel B. Kundin and Workers’ Compensation Consultant C. John Urling, Jr.
Rhonda A. Rudman presented a case law update to their insurance clients in Omaha Nebraska. Attorney Rudman also discussed proper compliance of Bureau of Workers Compensation Forms and Procedures
Rhonda A. Rudman spoke to Inservco Insurance Services, Inc. Topics discussed included Retirement Arguments and IRE’s.
James A. Mazzotta spoke at the CompServices, Inc. Annual Workers’ Compensation Conference in Harrisburg for all Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Agencies on November 6 2007. The topics presented included mandatory mediation, settlement strategies, and "legalese" in the context of managing the Commonwealth’s workers’ compensation program.
The attorneys of Fried Kane joined Jeffrey Kann M.D. of Tri-State Orthopedics & Sports Medicine and Attorney Sally Griffith Cimini Esquire of Babst, Calland, Clements and Zomnir P.C. for a presentation of "Mediation, Medical Issues and more …" on October 4, 2007 at the Riverwatch in the Strip District of Pittsburgh, Pa.
Rhonda A. Rudman presented a seminar titled "Workers Compensation Update in Pennsylvania" in Pittsburgh Pa. Kimberly L. Morrison, Safety Manager for the City of Pittsburgh and Alfonso Friono, Jr. Commissioner of the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Appeal Board were additional participants. Topics included "Analyzing Course of Employment Issues; Prioritizing Safety in the Workplace; Roles of the WCJ and WCAB and Final Resolution via C&R".
Rhonda Rudman spoke at the Bench-Bar Conference of the Allegheny County Bar Association at Seven Springs Mountain Resort. Ms. Rudman presented with WCJ Eric Jones and Cindy Goldstein on surveillance issues. Attorneys in attendance received one substantive CLE credit.
Rhonda A. Rudman spoke before Applied Risk Services Inc. in Omaha, Nebraska. Topics included elements of a compensable injury, course of employment, and benefit offsets.
Rhonda Rudman spoke for State Workers' Insurance Fund. The topic was 2006 Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Update. The presentation took place at the Radisson Hotel in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Rhonda A. Rudman was a speaker at the Lorman Education Services seminar "Basic Workers’ Compensation in Pennsylvania" on March 3, 2006 at the Holiday Inn Visitors Center, Lancaster PA. Attorney Rudman discussed "Injured Employee Proof of a Compensable Injury", "Employer Defenses to the Injury Claim" and "Limiting the Claim". For more information contact LORMAN at www.lorman.com.
The Pittsburgh Human Resources Association received the highest level of achievement, "Pinnacle Award" from the "Society for Human Resources Association" for it’s "People Do Matter" program, a program which promotes exemplary human resources practices in the Pittsburgh region. Congratulations to PHRA!
Rhonda A. Rudman was named "A Rising Star" in the "Top Young Lawyers in Pennsylvania edition" of "Pennsylvania Super Lawyers" published by Philadelphia Magazine and Law & Politics Inc. Only 2.5% of attorneys in Pennsylvania are selected as "Rising Stars". Attorneys are nominated by their peers and evaluated by a panel at Law & Politics Inc. For more information visit: www.superlawyers.com.
Rhonda A. Rudman presented a seminar in Erie, Pennsylvania on March 30, 2005 on behalf of Lorman Education Services, Inc. Attorney Rudman discussed "Topics in Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation".
On Thursday September 30, 2004, the Attorneys of Fried Kane Walters et. al. presented "Limit Your Workers’ Compensation Costs! - A Human Resource Professional’s Guide to Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Practice". Guest Speakers include: Michael Seel, M.D. of Renaissance Orthopedics, P.C.; Kimberly Morrison, Director of Safety, City of Pittsburgh and Scott Young of Stumar Investigations. For more information contact the attorneys at Fried Kane Walters, (412) 261-4774.
The Pennsylvania Defense Institute hosted its ANNUAL CONFERENCE in at the Eisenhower Inn and Convention Center in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania from Sunday, September 21, 2004 through the evening of Monday, September 22nd. As always, the leading insurance professionals and their defense counsel will be attending the conference which will provide six hours of continuing legal education credit. In addition, several impressive guest speakers participated, including Thomas T. Kupchinski, the Director for the Bureau of Workers' Compensation and State Senator (R) Jeffrey Piccola.