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Long Term Care Claims and Litigation

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Produced on October 13, 2015

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Course Information

Time 61 minutes
Difficulty Intermediate
Categories Insurance Law

Course Description

In this course, attorney Evan Schwartz navigates you through the long-term care claims and litigation process. Mr. Schwartz discusses how to evaluate the policies and a client's potential long-term care claim, understanding the claims process, and issues to be evaluated prior to commencement of a lawsuit as well as during the litigation process.

 

Learning Objectives:

I.     Understand the different types of long-term care policies and the method and manner in which they provide reimbursement

II.    Identify the specific policy provisions and how they work in the claims process 

III.   Evaluate the nature of claims to be asserted in a long-term care litigation and the key strategic considerations in the litigation process 

IV.   Appreciate the parameters of the medical proof and expert process

Credit Information

This course is pre-approved for CLE credit in the following states. If your state is not listed, contact support for more information on how to receive credit

Lawline reports attorney attendance in select states. View more about CLE reporting .

Faculty

Evan Schwartz

Schwartz Law

Evan S. Schwartz, founding partner of Schwartz Law, is a highly skilled insurance recovery litigator and strategist. He leads his firm’s Insurance Litigation, Claims & Consulting Group, representing policy holders, as well as its Business and Complex Litigation Group. He has a national reputation for his work representing professionals in Long Term Disability Income Insurance claims and litigation, having won and settled countless cases across the country. Mr. Schwartz lectures and publishes regularly on long term disability and other insurance recovery issues. He is and has been admitted in Federal and State Courts around the country to handle insurance recovery lawsuits.

 

Mr. Schwartz started his legal career as a law clerk at the New York Court of Appeals, New York’s highest court. He then represented insurance companies and has been instrumental throughout his career in setting legal precedent in the field of insurance law that continues to impact cases today. He has been inducted as a lifetime member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. The Forum acknowledges excellence in advocacy by lawyers throughout the United States and is limited to attorneys who have won multi-million dollar verdicts, awards, and settlements.

 

Mr. Schwartz is an Adjunct Professor of Law at Touro Law Center, teaching insurance law and law practice management. He also served as President of the Touro Alumni Association for five years. For more information regarding Mr. Schwartz and his practice, go to www.disabilityinsurancelawyers.com or www.schwartzlawpc.com. Mr. Schwartz can be reached at 212-608-5445 or ess@schwartzlawpc.com



Reviews

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JENNIFER H.

Great course. Went fast.

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Vasiliki N.

Really helpful CLE

MV
Marshall V.

Very important knowledge.

MM
Matt M.

excellent and practical

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Liza U.

Excellent!

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Donna W.

The instructor pointed out some critical provisions of the policies that are truly open to interpretation. He demonstrated tremendous knowledge

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Meri G.

This speaker was one of the best ones so far. He presented the subject matter very understandably. I don't practice this area but got a nice working knowledge from just this one course.

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Barry G.

Speaker was obviously well versed and experienced on the subject matter.

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Ana M. M.

Very Informative.

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Tom H.

Learned a lot!

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James T.

Good speaker.

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Adrienne B.

Very good!

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Mariana G.

This was great. I work in the life insurance business and this attorney really knew his stuff!

MS
Marlon S.

This is really the only place to get this info! so: YES.

GJ
George J.

One hour was not enough for all the issues. Good basis though. Made me hungry for more.

LH
Linda H.

Lots of information in a short time, but it was exactly what I needed.

JB
Jessica B.

Good presentation covering practical information

DB
Daniel B.

Excellent practical guid

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Maria L.

He really knew this topic! Well done; very practical.

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