Thursday, February 28, 2019 from 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM MST
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Terrace Tower 
5619 DTC Parkway - Auditorium
free parking on upper deck of garage
Greenwood Village, CO 80111

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Bo Donegan 
Colorado Defense Lawyers Association 

Bad Faith CLE
Working the Early Stages of the Bad Faith/Statutory Delay or Denial Case 

Thursday, February 28 at 4:30
Happy Hour to Follow

Presented by 
Ellis J. Mayer, Esq. Nathan Dumm & Mayer P.C.

1 CLE Credit Applied For 

Practical CLE regarding defending the early stages of the bad faith / statutory delay and denial cases.

  • Whether to remove? Advantages and disadvantages of State Court versus Federal Court, including limited recovery of costs in Federal Court versus State Court
  • Bifurcation? What are pros and cons of moving for bifurcation and how often is this successful?
  • Scope of disclosures (i.e. are reserves discoverable? Does defense counsel have to provide a privilege log on an ongoing basis after litigation, for attorney/client communications and/or work product? 
  • Can the pre-suit evaluation still be protected from disclosure?
  • Are the pre-suit evaluation can still be protected from disclosure
  • Best practices for things to include in the CMO/scheduling order what to bring up in the first case management conference or scheduling
  • 30b6 scheduling & timing of notice (sufficient to allow time for designation & objections
  • Defending against the subpoena from hell
  • Discovery (including 30b6 scope and responses

Thank you and hope to see you there.

Heather Salg, Esq. CDLA Insurance Coverage / Bad Faith Committee Chair