Online Class List

The Florida Insurance Fraud Education Committee is committed to providing you with opportunities to attend timely and relevant educational classes online offered by the providers listed below.

We invite you to click the registration links or to email the specified contacts to register for these classes. The provider will be responsible for reporting attendance to the Florida Bureau of Licensing so that Florida Adjuster Continuing Education Credits may be awarded for the attending the course.

We are certain that you will enjoy these presentations and we gratefully acknowledge the dedicated educators who are providing us with the gifts of their time and knowledge.

All classes are presented free of charge by our generous speakers unless otherwise specified.

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October

October 21, 2020

12 - 1 PM EST

FL Course ID: 114303

FL Adjuster CE(s): 1 credit

FL CLE(s): No

Register: Registration link

Counterclaims and Counterpunches in PIP: Taking the Fight to Medical Providers in PIP Litigation

Presenter(s): Miguel R. Roura, Esq - Partner, Roig Lawyers

Description:  This presentation will discuss the basics of and strategy behind pursuing a counterclaim in PIP litigation. On occasion mistakes are made in the adjusting processes that result in payments when none were owed or outright overpayments to providers. This presentation will cover when and how a counterclaim can be filed pursuant to the Florida Rules of Civil Procedure. Second, we will discuss the causes of action available to an insurer when pursuing a counterclaim, especially a claim for unjust enrichment. We will also address medical provider’s playbook for responding to a counterclaim. Third, we will address the strategy behind a Proposal for Settlement to the Plaintiff Counter-Defendant, when it should be filed and determining how much to offer. Finally, the presentation will conclude with examples of successful counterclaims; including counterclaims regarding clinic licensing, clinic ownership, massage, and unbundling.

October 28, 2020

12 - 1 PM EST

FL Course ID: 113190

FL Adjuster CE(s): 1 credit

FL CLE(s): No

Register: Registration link

Florida vs The Rest of the USA: How Different State PIP/ No-Fault Statutes Can Affect Your Florida Claim - Round 2

Presenter(s): Stephen M. Mellor - Partner, Roig Lawyers

Description:  States to be covered in round 2: Kansas, Massachusetts, Oregon and Pennsylvania. This course will discuss the different laws, conditions and exclusions found in other States Personal Injury Protection (PIP)/ First Party (No-Fault) Benefits Statutes and how they will affect a claim and subsequent litigation in Florida. Areas to be discussed include the States who have mandatory PIP Statutes versus choice PIP or First Party benefits Statutes; the different conditions precedents and time limitations within those Statutes; Statute of Limitations; Fee Schedules; Interest; and Attorney’s Fees.

November

November 3, 2020

2 - 3 PM EST

FL Course ID: 108116

FL Adjuster CE(s): 1 credit

FL CLE(s): No

Register: Registration link

Fighting Fraud with Internet Mining and Surveillance Ethics

Presenter(s): Jason Caroluzzi, Executive Vice President, Ethos Risk Services

Description:  This course focuses on the ethics, laws, and pre-surveillance research required for successful surveillance. It is important for insurance adjusters to understand how this information is obtained and utilized for successful outcomes.

November 12, 2020

12 - 1 PM EST

FL Course ID: 114302

FL Adjuster CE(s): 1 credit

FL CLE(s): No

Register: Registration link

Windshield Defense Litigation Doesn't Have to be a Pain in the Glass

Presenter(s): Peter S. Nayrouz - Partner, Roig Lawyers

Description:  The course seeks to provide attendees with an introduction into the law and issues surrounding the defense of Windshield Litigation. The course will identify the type of insurance coverage windshield claims are made under, challenges to the existing law, and strategies for litigating these lawsuits. Attendees will become familiar with utilizing policy language and existing law to successfully defend improper notice and SIU suits; emphasizing available pre-suit options for insurance carriers to investigate claims.

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