Yesterday’s Comp in Focus luncheon in Baton Rouge at Mansurs on the Boulevard was a resounding success! Nina Luckman, Louisiana Comp Blog Editor, moderated a discussion about the future of the workers’ compensation industry in Louisiana with panelists Mark Bellue, VP of Governmental Relations with LUBA Workers’ Comp, and Will Green, President of the Louisiana Automobile Dealers’ Association and SIF.
On Tuesday, September 20th, 2016, Louisiana Comp Blog hosted another Comp in Focus industry issues luncheon at Mr. B’s Bistro in New Orleans. The lunch, which is held bimonthly and features a speaker on current events and industry concerns, was the best attended in the event’s year-long history.
Louisiana Comp Blog’s July “Comp in Focus” luncheon met on Tuesday the 19th at Mr. B’s Bistro in New Orleans, with attendees gathering to discuss two current attorney fee issues. “Comp in Focus” is a bimonthly luncheon speaker series that addresses emergent issues in the workers’ compensation industry, with speakers from both employer/insurer and claimant/labor sides of the arena.
On Tuesday, May 10th, Louisiana Comp Blog hosted its May “Comp in Focus” luncheon at Ralph’s on the Park in New Orleans. The bimonthly series, which aims to generate discussion from a variety of stakeholders about hot button issues in the comp industry, featured Dr. Douglas Lurie speaking on evidence-based medicine.
The March “Comp in Focus” luncheon hosted by Louisiana Comp Blog yesterday afternoon at Ralph’s on the Park in New Orleans was another thoughtful assessment of a systemic workers’ comp issue. This time, a variety of stakeholders from around the industry discussed the place of the Louisiana Workers’ Compensation Corporation (LWCC) in the current market.
Louisiana Comp Blog hosted the third “Comp in Focus” luncheon yesterday at Ralph’s on the Park in New Orleans. “Comp in Focus” is held bimonthly and seeks to create a meaningful dialogue between a variety of stakeholders within Louisiana’s workers’ comp system by discussing the larger issues facing the comp community as a whole. The speaker for the January event at Ralph’s on the Park in New Orleans was Denis Juge, a prominent workers’ comp defense attorney with Juge, Napolitano, Guilbeau, Ruli & Frieman out of Metairie, the author of a treatise on Louisiana workers’ comp, and the co-author of the LABI Workers’ Compensation Desk Book. Read on for more info, plus photos of the event!
Louisiana Comp Blog hosted its first “Comp in Focus” luncheon last Tuesday, September 8th, 2015 at Ralph’s on the Park in New Orleans.