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Trucking Litigation: What Every Attorney Needs to Know

OnDemand Webinar (85 minutes)

Be prepared to navigate the complexities of your next trucking tort case, get up-to-date on trucking regulations and litigation tactics.Trucking litigation can be nasty, expensive and also confusing because of the federal regulatory aspect of it. This topic covers how federal motor carrier regulations interact with your common law case and how a veteran litigation attorney prepares your case from start to finish and the secrets of how insurance companies evaluate claims. Know what red button issues to look for. Whether you are an experienced attorney who has handled many commercial motor carrier cases or new to the litigation, you will learn how to build your case from discovery to verdict.

Authors

Brent Olsson, Cheek Law Firm

Agenda

What Kind of Trucker Are You?

• Industry Trends

• Applicable Regulations

• Coverage Issues

Can FMCSA Regulations Be Used in Court

• Survey Cases on Congressional Intent

• How to Use the FMCSA Regulations to Your Advantage

Reconstructing the Accident

Utilizing Medical Evidence to Prove Damages

Coverage Issues With the MCS-90 Endorsement

Negotiations or Trial?