Summer Conference

Event Details

Thursday, August 3, 2017
Friday, August 4, 2017
Kalahari Resort & Convention Center
1305 Kalahari Drive
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965


Thursday, August 3rd

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast & Registation
Sponsored by Borgelt, Powell, Peterson & Frauen, S.C.

9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.
Deposition Strategies, Tactics and Uses Before and at Trial
Attorney Michael W. Gill, Hale,Skemp, Hanson, Skemp, & Sleik

9:50 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Sponsored by Minnesota Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company

10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
Cars Without Drivers and Other Technologies Ahead
David M. Cades, Ph.D., Exponent, Inc.

10:50 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Sponsored by S-E-A, Ltd.

11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.
Cyber Law: A Primer from the Roundtable
Attorney Sally Fry Bruch, Crivello Carlson, S.C.
Attorney Randy Guse, Acuity, A Mutual Insurance Company
Attorney Mark D. Malloy, Meisner Tierney Fisher & Nichols, S.C.
Attorney Ariella Schreiber, Rural Mutual Insurance Company

11:50 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch and Annual Business Meeting
Featuring Past President Recognition and Awards Presentation

1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.
Bad Faith, Duty to Defend, and a Restatement of Law: Recent Developments Wisconsin Insurance Practitioners Should Know
Attorney Mark D. Malloy, Meisner Tierney Fisher & Nichols, S.C.

1:50 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Morrison Sund PLLC

2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.
Practical Evidence: The Simplification, Interconnection, and Application of Evidentiary Rules at Trial
Attorney James H. Gordon, Ansa Assuncao, LLP, DRI - Sponsored Speaker

2:50 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Jardine, Logan & O'Brien, PLLP

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Committee Meetings

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Panel Counsel Meetings and Reception
Reception Sponsored by Acuity

Friday, August 4th

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast & Registration

9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
We The People: How to Overcome Blindspots, Biases and Stereotypes
Michelle Silverthorn, Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism

10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Sponsored by Weiss Law Office, S.C.

10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: Medical-Legal Applications of Clinical Findings
Terence John Young, Psy.D., Neuropsychological Services, S.C.- Sponsored by Medical Systems, Inc.

11:45 a.m.