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Monday, October 4, 2021

On Demand: 2021 Asbestos Law Update

Start Date: 10/4/2021 8:00 AM PDT
End Date: 10/4/2024 5:15 PM PDT

Organization Name: Washington Defense Trial Lawyers

Maggie Sweeney
Email: maggie@wdtl.org
Phone: (206) 749-0319

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Members: $175

Non Members: $250

5 CLE credits

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Chairs Megan Uhle, Williams Kastner, and Zack Paal, Foley & Mansfield, moderate this exceptional program.  Topics include a recap of recent Asbestos trials, Lessons learned from the Coogan appeal, deconstructing plaintiff’s experts, and the latest on the Chrysotile defense.

Noon-12:05 Welcome and Opening Remarks
Megan Uhle, Williams Kastner
Zackary A. Paal, Foley & Mansfield
12:05-12:50 Coogan: Lessons learned from the Appeal process. Remittiturs, Motions to Reconsider, and Protecting the Record for Appeal    
Jason W. Anderson, Carney Badley Spellman
12:50-2:20 Panel Discussion of Recent Asbestos Trials
Mike Ricketts, Gordon Thomas Honeywell: Winslow Trial
Tyler Hermsen, Williams Kastner: Holdsworth and Budd Trials
Diane Babbitt, Foley & Mansfield: Little Trial
Kevin J. Craig, Gordon & Rees: Woodruf Trial
2:20-2:30 Break
2:30-3:30 Deconstructing Experts at Deposition and Trial
Thomas J. Burns, Foley & Mansfield
Tyler Hermsen, Williams Kastner
3:30-4:15 Presiding Over Asbestos Cases 
Judge John P. Erlick, JDR
4:15-5:15 Expert Presentation
Emily Goswami, CIH, Exponent
The Chrysotile Defense – Trends and Recent Literature, and
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