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In Person Seminar

2023 Product Liability Conference


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Practice Area:
Product Liability
Duration:
49 Hours 30 Minutes
License:
Not Applicable

Dates


Description

Join us in Austin, Texas, for the 2023 DRI Product Liability Conference. Hear from world-class speakers on topics that impact defense practitioners in product liability cases while expanding your professional network. Learn the latest in product recall news, elevate your expertise on product liability issues arising from the expansion of artificial intelligence, and examine the impact the COVID-19 pandemic had on jury selection strategies. A special Fireside Chat on Supply Chain (the New Normal) will also address how issues in the supply chain affect product liability cases.

Credits


Alabama

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0
Post-Seminar Action: 

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

Alaska

CLE programs which take place outside of Alaska are not required to be accredited by the Alaska Bar Association. Alaska Bar members may claim credit for attendance at CLE programs offered in or from other jurisdictions if the program has been accredited by another MCLE jurisdiction.

Arizona

Arizona does not pre-approve CLE.

Arkansas

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0
Post Seminar Action: Please Self-Submit Credits To Your State Agency

 

British Columbia

Number of Accredited Hours: Pending
Ethics included:
Post Seminar Action: Please Self-Submit Credits To Your Province

California

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0
Elimination of Bias in the Legal Profession included: 0
Prevention, Detection and Treatment of Substance Abuse/Mental Illness that Impairs Professional Competence included: 0
Post Seminar Action: Please Keep The Certificate For Your Personal Records.

 

Colorado

Number of Accredited Hours: Pending
Ethics included:
Post Seminar Action: Please Self-Submit Credits To Your State Agency

Connecticut

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0
Post Seminar Action: Please Self-Submit Credits To Your State Agency

Delaware

Number of Accredited Hours: Pending
Ethics included:
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

Florida

Number of Accredited Hours: 14.50
Ethics included: 0
Elimination of Bias in the Legal Profession included: 0
Technology included: 0
Post Seminar Action: Please Self-Submit Credits To Your State Agency

Georgia

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0
Professionalism included: 0
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

Hawaii

This course was approved under the Hawaii "Approved Jurisdiction" policy, Pennsylvania being an Approved Jurisdiction. 

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0
Post Seminar Action: Please Self-Submit Credits To Your State Agency

Idaho

Number of Accredited Hours: Pending
Ethics included:
Post Seminar Action: D

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

Illinois

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0
Diversity and Inclusion included: 0
Mental Health included: 0
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

Indiana

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0
NLS (Non-Legal subject) included: 0
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

Iowa

Number of Accredited Hours: Pending
Ethics included:
Diversity & Inclusion included:
Wellness included: 
Post Seminar Action: Please Self-Submit Credits To Your State Agency

Kansas

Number of Accredited Hours: 14.00
Ethics included: 0
Law Practice Management included: 0
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

Kentucky

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0
Post Seminar Action: Please Self-Submit Credits To Your State Agency

Louisiana

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0
Professionalism included: 0
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

Maine

Number of Accredited Hours: Pending
Ethics included:
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

Minnesota

Number of Accredited Hours: Pending
Ethics included:
Elimination of Bias included:
Post Seminar Action: Please Self-Submit Credits To Your State Agency

Missisippi

Number of Accredited Hours: Pending
Ethics included:
Post Seminar Action: Please Self-Submit Credits To Your State Agency

Missouri

Number of Accredited Hours: 14.40
Ethics included: 0
Elimination of Bias included: 0
Post Seminar Action: Please Self-Submit Credits To Your State Agency

Montana

Number of Accredited Hours: Pending
Ethics included:
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

Nebraska

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

Nevada

Number of Accredited Hours: Pending
Ethics included:
Substance Abuse included: 
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

New Hampshire

As of July 1, 2014, attorneys will be reporting their own attendance to programs on a new online system. There will no longer be sponsor accreditation in NH.

New Jersey

Number of Accredited Hours: 14.40
Ethics included: 0
Post Seminar Action: Please Keep The Certificate For Your Personal Records

New Mexico

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

New York

This course was approved under the New York Approved Jurisdiction Policy, Pennsylvania being an Approved Jurisdiction. 

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0
Diversity and Inclusion included: 0
Post Seminar Action: Please Keep The Certificate For Your Personal Records

North Carolina

Number of Accredited Hours: Pending
Ethics included:
Post Seminar Action: Please Self-Submit Credits To Your State Agency

North Dakota

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

Ohio

Number of Accredited Hours: Pending
Professional Conduct included:
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

Oklahoma

Number of Accredited Hours: Pending
Ethics included:  
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

Ontario

Number of Accredited Hours: The Law Society of Upper Canada does not accredit Substantive Hours. If you attend the full program, you will receive full credit.
Ethics included:
Post Seminar Action: Please Self-Submit Credits To Your Province

Oregon

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0
Access to Justice included: 0
Mental Health/Substance Use included: 0
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

Pennsylvania

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

Puerto Rico

Number of Accredited Hours: Pending
Ethics included: 
Post Seminar Action: DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency

Rhode Island

Number of Accredited Hours: 14.00
Ethics included: 0
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

South Carolina

Number of Accredited Hours: Pending
Ethics included:
MH/SA included:
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

 

Tennessee

Number of Accredited Hours: Pending
Dual included:
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

 

Texas

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0 
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

 

Utah

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0
Professionalism & Civility included: 0
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

 

Vermont

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0
Post Seminar Action: Please Keep The Certificate For Your Personal Records

 

Virginia

Number of Accredited Hours: Pending
Ethics included:
Post Seminar Action: Please Self-Submit Credits To Your State Agency

 

Washington

Number of Accredited Hours: Pending
Ethics included:
Nexus Subject included:
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

 

West Virginia

Number of Accredited Hours: 14.40
Ethics included: 0
Post Seminar Action:

You are Required to Complete the DRI CLE Evaluation Within 30 Days After the Seminar has Concluded.

Contingent Upon your Prompt Completion of the CLE Evaluation, DRI Will Submit Credit For You To Your State Agency Within 30 Days.

Wisconsin

Number of Accredited Hours: Pending
Ethics included:
Post Seminar Action: Please Self-Submit Credits To Your State Agency

Wyoming

Number of Accredited Hours: 12.00
Ethics included: 0
Post Seminar Action: Please Self-Submit Credits To Your State Agency


Course Materials

Agenda

Wednesday, February 1, 2023
Registration
Date/Time: Wed, Feb 01, 2023 - 11:00A to 07:00P (CST)
Location: Waterloo Pre-Function (Level 5)
Specialized Litigation Groups (SLG) Session 1: (1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.)
Food Law and Consumer Goods & Office Equipment (Joint Session)
Date/Time: Wed, Feb 01, 2023 - 01:00P to 03:00P (CST)
Location: Waller Salon A (Level 3)
Scaffolds, Cranes & Aerial Devices and ACMIE (Joint Session)
Date/Time: Wed, Feb 01, 2023 - 01:00P to 03:00P (CST)
Location: Waller Salon E (Level 3)
Recreational Products and Power & Hand Tools (Joint Session)
Date/Time: Wed, Feb 01, 2023 - 01:00P to 03:00P (CST)
Location: Room 405 (Level 4)
Young Lawyers Breakout
Date/Time: Wed, Feb 01, 2023 - 01:00P to 03:00P (CST)
Location: Room 603 (Level 6)
Product Liability Committee Meeting (open to all)
Date/Time: Wed, Feb 01, 2023 - 03:15P to 03:45P (CST)
Location: Room 405 (Level 4)
Smaller Networking Events (on your own)
Date/Time: Wed, Feb 01, 2023 - 03:45P to 05:45P (CST)
Networking/Cocktail Hour
Date/Time: Wed, Feb 01, 2023 - 06:00P to 07:00P (CST)
Location: Waterloo Pre-Function (Level 5)
Networking Event at Speakeasy (on your own)
Date/Time: Wed, Feb 01, 2023 - 09:30P to 11:30P (CST)
Location: Speakeasy: 412 Congress Ave. D, Austin, TX 78701

Thursday, February 2, 2023
Registration
Date/Time: Thu, Feb 02, 2023 - 08:00A to 05:00P (CST)
Location: Waterloo Pre-Function (Level 5)
Coffee & Conversations
Date/Time: Thu, Feb 02, 2023 - 08:00A to 09:00A (CST)
Location: Waterloo Pre-Function (Level 5)
Welcome and Introduction
Date/Time: Thu, Feb 02, 2023 - 09:00A to 09:10A (CST)
Speaker(s): Roman Lifson , Chip Adams
Location: Waterloo Ballroom 3-6 (Level 5)
Fireside Chat with CPSC Commissioner Peter Feldman
Date/Time: Thu, Feb 02, 2023 - 09:10A to 10:00A (CST)
Speaker(s): Peter Feldman , Joe Mohorovic
Location: Waterloo Ballroom 3-6 (Level 5)
Creative Strategies when Presenting Corporate Witnesses
Date/Time: Thu, Feb 02, 2023 - 10:00A to 10:50A (CST)
Speaker(s): Will Purnell , Peter Querubin , Beth Mykytiuk , Brian Wolensky
Location: Waterloo Ballroom 3-6 (Level 5)
Coffee Break
Date/Time: Thu, Feb 02, 2023 - 10:50A to 11:10A (CST)
Location: Waterloo Pre-Function (Level 5)
The New Normal and How "Supply Chains" Can and Will Impact Product Liability
Date/Time: Thu, Feb 02, 2023 - 11:10A to 12:05P (CST)
Speaker(s): Dean Martinez , Nate Walker , Craig Dupen
Location: Waterloo Ballroom 3-6 (Level 5)
Best Tips for Safety Recalls
Date/Time: Thu, Feb 02, 2023 - 12:05P to 12:30P (CST)
Speaker(s): Marie-Claude Simard
Location: Waterloo Ballroom 3-6 (Level 5)
Networking Luncheon (at the hotel) - ticket included in registration price
Date/Time: Thu, Feb 02, 2023 - 12:30P to 01:30P (CST)
Location: Moontower Hall
Corporate Counsel Breakout
Date/Time: Thu, Feb 02, 2023 - 01:30P to 02:30P (CST)
Location: Waller Salon E (Level 3)
Future is Now: Liability Exposure for Products that are Connected and Infused with Artificial Intelligence
Date/Time: Thu, Feb 02, 2023 - 02:00P to 02:45P (CST)
Speaker(s): George Wray , Tina Georgieva , Keith Steenlage , Zach Bonefas , Mert Howard
Location: Waterloo Ballroom 3-6 (Level 5)
Quick Hit – Lessons Learned from Losing a Multi-Million Dollar Product Liability Case as Outside Counsel
Date/Time: Thu, Feb 02, 2023 - 02:45P to 03:15P (CST)
Speaker(s): Philippa Ellis
Location: Waterloo Ballroom 3-6 (Level 5)
Break
Date/Time: Thu, Feb 02, 2023 - 03:15P to 03:30P (CST)
Location: Waterloo Pre-Function (Level 5)
Navigating the Pitfalls of Virtual Hearings and Court Appearances
Date/Time: Thu, Feb 02, 2023 - 03:30P to 04:20P (CST)
Speaker(s): Todd Smith , Brett Busby , Dustin Howell , Roy Ferguson
Location: Waterloo Ballroom 3-6 (Level 5)
Post-Pandemic Juries – How Things Have Changed
Date/Time: Thu, Feb 02, 2023 - 04:20P to 05:15P (CST)
Speaker(s): Kristine Campbell , Imoh E. Akpan
Location: Waterloo Ballroom 3-6 (Level 5)
Premier Networking Reception (ticket included in seminar registration)
Date/Time: Thu, Feb 02, 2023 - 06:00P to 08:00P (CST)
Location: Bull & Bowl, 501 W 6th St #200, Austin, TX 78701

Friday, February 3, 2023
Registration
Date/Time: Fri, Feb 03, 2023 - 07:30A to 11:00A (CST)
Location: Waterloo Pre-Function (Level 5)
Coffee Service
Date/Time: Fri, Feb 03, 2023 - 07:30A to 08:00A (CST)
Location: Waterloo Pre-Function (Level 5)
DRI Cares - Caritas of Austin
Date/Time: Fri, Feb 03, 2023 - 07:30A to 08:15A (CST)
Location: 5th Floor - near Registration
SLG Session 2 (Friday 8:00 a.m. –10:00 a.m.)
Digital Evidence & Emerging Technologies and Trial Techniques (Joint Session)
Date/Time: Fri, Feb 03, 2023 - 08:00A to 10:00A (CST)
Location: Waterloo Ballroom 3 (Level 5)
Fire Science & Litigation and Building Products (Joint Session)
Date/Time: Fri, Feb 03, 2023 - 08:00A to 10:00A (CST)
Location: Waterloo Ballroom 4 (Level 5)
Children’s Products & Manufacturers’ Risk (Joint Session)
Date/Time: Fri, Feb 03, 2023 - 08:00A to 10:00A (CST)
Location: Waterloo Ballroom 5-6 (Level 5)
Coffee Break
Date/Time: Fri, Feb 03, 2023 - 10:00A to 10:30A (CST)
Location: Waterloo Pre-Function (Level 5)
SLG Session 3 (Friday 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.)
Automotive and Biomechanics & Injury Causation (Joint Session)
Date/Time: Fri, Feb 03, 2023 - 10:30A to 12:30P (CST)
Location: Waterloo Ballroom 5-6 (Level 5)
Aviation and Aerospace
Date/Time: Fri, Feb 03, 2023 - 10:30A to 12:30P (CST)
Location: Waterloo Ballroom 3 (Level 5)
Mass Torts & Class Actions and Chemical & Toxic Tort (Joint Session)
Date/Time: Fri, Feb 03, 2023 - 10:30A to 12:30P (CST)
Location: Waterloo Ballroom 4 (Level 5)
Adjourn
Date/Time: Fri, Feb 03, 2023 - 12:30P to 12:35P (CST)