Upcoming Seminar: Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Litigation from A to Z

Posted on May 27th, 2014 in Uncategorized

Our very own GREGORY R. GIOMETTI will be a featured speaker at an upcoming seminar: Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Litigation from A to Z.

A brief overview of the seminar:

Date: Thursday, June 12, 2014

Time: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Location: Doubletree Hotel Denver – Quebec Street

3203 Quebec Street

Denver, CO 80207

Price: $359.00

$349.00 each additional

Registration Includes Course Book

Program Description

Handle UM/UIM Cases With Ease

As uninsured motorist (UM) and underinsured motorist (UIM) claims become increasingly common, changing laws are redefining and complicating your responsibility as an attorney or insurance professional. This intense, practical, fast-paced guide to UM/UIM legal practice will arm you with a thorough understanding of the latest laws and litigation strategies – so you can resolve even the most complex claims effectively. Navigate through the maze of uninsured/underinsured motorist law with ease and gain strategies for overcoming difficult litigation hurdles – register today!

  • Meet the demands of UM/UIM claims from start to finish and gain a strategic edge over your opponent.
  • Analyze the intricate details of coverage exclusions and exceptions, multiple policies and choice of law issues.
  • Find out when uninsured coverage can and cannot stack.
  • Learn how to overcome challenges when obtaining permission from your client’s UIM carrier before settling with the tortfeasor’s insurer.
  • Gain direct and cross examination strategies for UM/UIM experts.
  • Confidently use the best approaches to dispute resolution and discuss winning trial techniques.
  • Learn how to maximize/minimize punitive damages in UM/UIM cases.
  • Avoid jeopardizing your license with tips for dealing with claimant’s request for fees and costs if they prevail.
  • Get up to speed on the latest state-specific case law to find out how the courts are interpreting insurance statutes.

Who Should Attend

This intermediate-level seminar will provide an insightful discussion of the realities of UM/UIM practice and will benefit:

  • Attorneys
  • Insurance Professionals
  • Paralegals

Course Content

  1. Difficult Scenarios of Insurance Coverage Interpretation
  2. Stacking UM/UIM Coverage
  3. Prosecuting and Defending UM/UIM Cases
  4. Discovery, Evidence and Experts
  5. Settlement and Trial
  6. Damages, Offsets and Liens – Overcoming Challenges
  7. UM/UIM Ethical Considerations
  8. Legislative Update, Current Trends and Case Law

Continuing Education Credit

Continuing Legal Education – CLE: 7.00

Insurance – Insurance: 6.00

International Association for Continuing Education Training – IACET: 0.60

REGISTER HERE or LEARN MORE about the seminar. We hope to see you there!

Firm Overview

Gregory R. Giometti & Associates, P.C., is recognized as one of the top civil litigation firms in Colorado. Mr. Giometti and his associates are highly experienced trial attorneys who have conducted dozens of jury trials in both state and federal courts, mainly in Colorado, but also in Idaho, where Mr. Giometti is licensed as well. The focus of the firm’s practice is representation of insurance companies and their insureds in first and third-party claims.

Practice Areas

  • General Insurance Defense
  • Insurance Coverage Disputes – Declaratory Judgment Actions
  • Coverage Investigations – EUOs
  • Insurance Bad Faith Litigation – Statutory Bad Faith Cases
  • Disputed Property Insurance Claims – Hail Damage Claims – Appraisals
  • Motor Vehicle Accident Litigation – UM/UIM Claims
  • Premises Liability Claims
  • Construction Defect Litigation
  • Fire & Explosion Cases
  • Ski Accident Litigation
  • Wrongful Death Actions
  • Expert Witness Services

Contact Us

  • Gregory R. Giometti & Associates P.C.
    50 South Steele Street
    Suite 480
    Denver, CO 80209
  • Telephone: 303-333-1957
    Fax: 303-377-3460