Accidents happen everywhere, every day. Are you prepared if one happens on your premises or involves one or more of your employees? This CLE will help you create a planned response strategy that will assist you in dealing with the media, as well as any governmental investigations or lawsuits that may result. Our panelists have directed and conducted numerous post-accident investigations and, using real life examples from incidents they have investigated, will discuss the strategies they have developed to steer your company through what could be an incredibly challenging time.
C. Scott Jones (Partner, Dallas) Scott Jones has tried and defended cases in State and Federal court, as well as in arbitration. His trial and arbitration experience covers a range of issues with a particular focus on defending pharmaceutical manufacturers in Federal and State False Claims Act and Whistleblower lawsuits and investigations, as well as defending aircraft and aircraft component manufacturers in products liability and commercial disputes. Mr. Jones also regularly advises and defends one of the Firm’s private equity clients in connection with disputes and other commercial matters involving that client’s various portfolio companies, including a recent jury trial defending one such portfolio company. Mr. Jones also has litigated and obtained summary judgment in cases ranging from disputed oil and gas interests to litigation involving personal injury claims against a major international airport.
Credit pending for Minimum Continuing Legal Education credit by the State Bar of Texas Committee on MCLE in the amount of 1.0 credit hours.
Who Should Attend
Given the nature of the topic, we recommend this CLE to all HR Directors and in-house counsel.
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