37th Annual Update on New Mexico Tort Law



37th annual update on new mexico tort law

Friday, April 20, 2018

6.7 General CLE Credits

The seminar will be fast paced and loaded with information that will help us all achieve a higher level of practice. Our goal is to provide a thoughtful discussion of the significant New Mexico cases from the past year, and to provide insight into important emerging topics. There were major developments in the past year regarding insurance law, claims under the Tort Claims Act, and tort law generally. Don't miss this great opportunity to explore those decisions and developments so vital to our practice.

Civil Procedure Update
Professor Ted Occhialino
Current Law on Motions in Limine and
Responding to Omnibus Motions in Limine
Randy J. Knudson, Esq.
Wrongful Death Act: New Rules on
Notification to Beneficiaries
Maria "Mia" Touchet, Esq.
The Appellate Courts' Review of In-Trial Issues
Katie Wray, Esq.
Statute of Limitations in the
Medical Malpractice Act
Lisa K. Curtis, Esq.
2018 Legislative and Political Update
Peter C. Mallery, NMTLA/F Ex. Dir.
Medicaid and Medicare Reimbursement Update
Bruce E. Thompson, Esq.
Workers Compensation Update
Veronica Dorato, Esq. and
Derek L. Weems, Esq.
Insurance Update
Maureen A. Sanders, Esq.
Update on Arbitration and Liability Waivers
Rob Treinen, Esq.
Cleanup Crew - Other Issues and Cases on Appeal
David J. Stout, Esq.
Joleen K. Youngers, Program Co-Chair
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Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town

800 Rio Grande Blvd. NW
Albuquerque, New Mexico


Hotel Information

Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town is offering a $159.00 guest room rate to attendees for the nights of Thursday, April 19 and Friday, April 20, 2018. For reservations, call 866-505-7829 and ask to be connected to reservations. Request the "New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association" rate or refer to Block Code 1804TL.

Please note our cut-off date for the block of rooms is April 5, 2018.


Garrison Settlements
Ryan Garrison

Kelly Ramsdale & Associates
Exhibitor and Sponsor - Kelly Ramsdale & Associates is a plaintiff-only structured settlement consultant located in Denver, Colorado.

New Mexico Bank & Trust
Elisabeth (Lisa) Millich, JD, LL.M.

Oasis Financial
Jessica Sudol, Senior Director, West

The Settlement Alliance

VanFleet Settlements
Sara VanFleet

Zia Trust, Inc.
John Attwood
Cancellation Policy

Requests for refunds received after April 13, 2018 cannot be honored, but seminar materials and audio CD will be mailed to registrant, or a substitute may attend.



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