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LMI Announces Sixth Year of Sponsorship for Medical Device Seminar
06/01/2015

LMI is proud to serve a sixth consecutive year of sponsorship for Medmarc's 28th annual Medical Device Seminar.  The 2015 seminar will be held June 10-12 in Sea Island, Georgia.

The purpose of the seminar is to provide a means for Medmarc personnel, defense attorneys and policyholders to jointly study and discuss the most effective ways of defending product liability claims in the medical device field.  Highlights for the 2015 seminar include:  defending and trying medical device cases; emerging trends in life sciences litigation; updates on FDA and regulatory activity; and networking opportunities for industry experts.

For more information, please visit www.medmarc.com


LMI Returns to DRI's Diversity for Success Seminar
06/01/2015

LMI's Angela Browning is happy to once again attend DRI's Diversity for Success seminar, which will be held June 10-12, 2015, in Chicago, Illinois.  "This is one of my favorite seminars because the continuing legal education and networking events foster an open environment for exchanging ideas, as well as providing resources on diversity and inclusion in the legal profession, all while building stronger relationships within DRI," comments Ms. Browning.

This year marks the tenth year for the Diversity for Success seminar, which will provide an in-depth look at the state of diversity and inclusion initiatives within the legal community.

For more information about DRI or the Diversity for Success seminar, please visit www.dri.org.


LMI to Serve as Proud Sponsor of the CLM Medical Legal Summit
06/01/2015

LMI is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the 2015 Medical Legal Summit, hosted by the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM) on June 3 in Chicago, Illinois.  The conference will address a wide range of medical and legal topics to educate and assist claims professionals and attorneys in the complexities of managing claims and litigation involving these topics.  The Summit will provide current practical knowledge, tools and techniques for participants to use in their day-to-day claims work and litigation practice. 

For a link to the official press release, click here.  For more information on the CLM, or to obtain information about the Medical Legal Summit, please visit the CLM website at www.theclm.org.


LMI Sponsors, Attends DRI Drug and Medical Device Seminar
06/01/2015

LMI was proud to once again sponsor and attend the 2015 DRI Drug and Medical Device seminar, which was held May 13-15, 2015, at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis in San Francisco, California.

Entitled "For the Defense: Litigation in the Twenty-First Century," the seminar featured cutting-edge education, with session topics including genetic testing, medical device software, and global issues impacting drug and medical device litigation.  Attendees were also able to enjoy a variety of networking opportunities with top-notch litigators and in-house counsel via dinners, networking receptions, and a ticketed Diversity Luncheon, featuring Dr. Arin N. Reeves, Ph.D., of Nextions, LLC.

For more information on DRI or the annual Drug and Medical Device seminar, please visit www.dri.org.


LMI Heads to the "Windy City" for IADC's Corporate Counsel College
04/15/2015

LMI is proud to announce a fifth year of sponsorship and attendance at the International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC)'s Corporate Counsel College, which is being held April 16-17, 2015, at The Ritz-Carlton in Chicago, Illinois.

The 2015 program is entitled "Defending and Advising the Company: Strategies, Tactics and Solutions to Ever Changing Legal Challenges" and features keynote speaker Thom Tillis of the United States Senate.  Attendees will benefit from hot topic sessions, such as mediation in complex cases, spoliation, the investigation of product recalls by criminal prosecutors, and a special presentation entitled "The Ebola Scare: Lessons Learned for All Employers."

For more information about IADC or the Corporate Counsel College, please visit www.iadclaw.org.


LMI Proud to Return as Sponsor to PLAC's Spring Conference
04/07/2015

LMI is delighted to once again sponsor the Product Liability Advisory Council (PLAC)'s Spring Conference, which is being held April 8-10, 2015, at the renowned Hotel Del Coronado, located just outside of San Diego, California.

"My colleagues and I are proud to support PLAC's mission through our sponsorship," states Elizabeth B. (Betsy) Juliano, LMI's Founder and CEO.  "We are honored to be a part of such a quality organization."

Comprised of more than 100 leading product manufacturers and 350 of the most elite product liability defense counsels, operating in the U.S. and abroad, PLAC is a non-profit association with a mission to analyze, understand and shape the common law of product liability and complex litigation.

To see a short video of Betsy Juliano addressing the PLAC attendees, click here.


LMI Returns to CLM Annual Conference
03/19/2015
LMI is pleased to serve as a Gold Sponsor and attend the Claims & Litigation Management Alliance’s (CLM) 2015 Annual Conference, which will take place March 25-27 at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort and Spa in Palm Desert, California. This year’s conference will include more than 80 collaborative educational sessions focused on all facets of the industry.

The 2015 Keynote Speaker is the inspiring Craig MacFarlane, a blind athlete with a lengthy list of athletic accomplishments. This year, the Premier Panel topics are a CEO discussion on the future of the insurance industry, and an exciting look at the Technology Revolution. Additionally, The CLM Claims and Litigation Management Professionals of the Year finalists and award recipients will be recognized during the Conference. A number of exciting social and philanthropic events will provide attendees with excellent collaborative learning and networking opportunities, including a welcome dinner and carnival complete with rides, games and delicious food, and a Thursday evening Rat Pack Party featuring classic drinks, cocktail party treats and the swinging sounds of a Rat Pack band.

For more information on CLM, as well as the 2015 Annual Conference, visit the CLM website at: http://www.theclm.org/.

LMI Saddles Up For DRI Toxic Torts
03/16/2015
LMI looks forward to sponsoring and attending the Defense Research Institute’s [DRI] 2015 Toxic Torts and Environmental Law Seminar, March 26-27, at the Hilton Austin Hotel in Austin, Texas.

2015 marks LMI’s fifth consecutive year sponsoring this premier environmental law forum. This year’s seminar will feature presentations on the latest court decisions and legislative and regulatory developments affecting the toxic tort arena, whether tort law is evolving into a new model, and new tools for delivering legal services. Listen, learn, and interact with some of the finest, most experienced litigators, in-house counsel, and medical and scientific practitioners in their fields. Education combined with dinner and festivities at Austin’s legendary Stubbs BBQ make this a not-to-miss event.

For more information, and to register for the seminar, please visit http://www.dri.org/.

LMI Heads to Trial Tactics in Las Vegas
03/06/2015
LMI is pleased to again sponsor and attend DRI’s Trial Tactics seminar. The 2015 seminar will be held March 18-20 at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada, and LMI’s own Megan Pizor will serve as this year’s Program Vice-Chair. As in previous years, this year’s seminar will offer excellent educational opportunities regarding the complex issues that often arise throughout the course of a trial.

A mock voir dire workshop and Daubert hearing will be presented at the seminar, and first-rate trial lawyers from around the country will impart expert guidance and tips on topics ranging from business development to managing complex litigation. Attendees will also experience invaluable opportunities to network with colleagues and clients throughout the conference.

For more information, and to register for the event, please visit http://www.dri.org/.

LMI Sponsors National Health Through Fitness Day
03/02/2015
For the first time, LMI is proudly serving as a Gold-level Corporate Partner of the Sports & Fitness Industry Association (SFIA)’s National Health Through Fitness Day. The 2015 event is being held March 3-4 throughout Capitol Hill.

SFIA National Health Through Fitness Day (NHTF Day) is the culmination of a year round effort by the SFIA and its many sponsors and volunteers to pass major U.S. legislation to “Get America Moving”. According to SFIA, National Health Through Fitness Day is a great day for our country to help kids and adults lead more active and healthy lifestyles. While NHTF Day is held in early March, the SFIA’s efforts to pass key legislation is a year round effort.”

For more information about SFIA and this event, please visit www.sfia.org.
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