31st Annual Client Seminar Agenda

March 31, 2017

Morning Session

8:00–8:25 AM

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:25–8:30 AM



8:30–8:50 AM

Part-Time Employee Issues

-Jeff Margolin


8:50–9:10 AM

Multi-State Injuries and How to Handle Them

–Valerie Landis


9:10–10:00 AM

Iowa / Illinois Workers’ Compensation Case Law Update

–Matt Grotnes & Anne McAtee


10:00–10:15 AM


10:15–10:35 AM

Iowa Workers’ Compensation Legislation (Part I)

-Lara Plaisance


10:35–11:25 AM

Return to Work and Drug Testing Issues

–Hugh Cain, Brent Hinders & Eric Updegraff


11:25–12:00 AM

Liability Case Law Update

–Barb Hering & Michelle Rodemyer


12:00–1:00 PM


If you would like to tour the Botanical Garden during the lunch break, please ensure that you are displaying the sticker you received during registration.


Afternoon Session

1:00–1:40 PM

Guess The Award

–Maggie Boesen & Amanda Motto


1:40–2:15 PM

Iowa Workers’ Compensation Legislation (Part II)

–Valerie Landis, Matt Grotnes & Lara Plaisance


2:15–2:30 PM



2:30–3:00 PM

Occupational Lung Disease

–Jane Lorentzen


3:00–3:20 PM

Workers’ Compensation – Agency Case Law Update

-Austin Mouw


3:20-4:00 PM

Questions & Open Discussion of New Workers’ Compensation Legislation

Client Seminar