Howell v. Hamilton Meats: Learn about the latest development in medical damage awards in personal injury lawsuits.

August 20th, 2011

The Bar Association of San Francisco is sponsoring a seminar Sept. 28, 2011, on the effects of the recent California Supreme Court decision in Howell v. Hamilton Meats on personal injury litigation.


• The implications of the California Supreme Court decision in Howell v. Hamilton Meats for valuing medical damages in personal injury cases;
• How the Howell decision affects the selection and use of medical damages experts and changes settlement and trial strategies for plaintiffs and defendants;
• Substantive and procedural questions left unanswered by Howell;
• Analysis of Howell within the broader context of “negotiated rate differentials,” the collateral source rule and differential billing for the insured, uninsured and recipients of Medicare/Medicaid.


    Matthew Davis
    Walkup, Melodia, Kelly &Schoenberger
    Kelly Dermody
    Lieff, Cabraser, Heimann & Bernstein, LLP
    David Ettinger
    Horvitz & Levy LLP
    Philip Leider
    Chapman, Popik & White, LLP
    David Newdorf
    Newdorf Legal

For more information, follow the link to the BASF seminar flier and sign-up form.

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