July 22, 2020
8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Prairie Green Golf Course Clubhouse
Workers’ Compensation and Return to Work: Pay Now or Pay Later - Erin Williams
Learn the basics of why workers’ compensation is one of the most controllable lines of insurance premium costs to manage. Have you questioned why you should be accommodating activity restrictions during an injured worker’s recovery period? Isn’t that what why you purchase work comp insurance? Learn how needless work disability negatively impacts the injured worker’s recovery, overall employee morale and the employers bottom line! We will explore real examples to support the case for establishing and enforcing a return to work program within your organization.
Top 10 Provisions in Construction Contracts: How to Avoid Pitfalls and Manage Your Risk - Anthony Osborn
Don’t Sell Your Business or Bring on a Co-Owner Without Hearing This: Closely Held Businesses and Business Succession Planning - Emilee Gehling
Litigation, Arbitration & Mediation: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly - Anthony Osborn
Erin Williams is a Senior Claims Consultant with Marsh and McLennan Agency, LLC. With over two decades of insurance industry experience, Williams is a strong business partner who applies her in-depth understanding of the workers’ compensation system to reduce costs when unfortunate events occur. Williams’ passion around workers’ compensation enlightens employers on how premium cost savings can be gained by active safety and loss prevention strategies.
Emilee Gehling and Anthony Osborn are the owners of the Gehling Osborn Law Firm. Emilee focuses on general business, real estate, mergers and acquisitions, estate planning, surrogacy and adoption. Anthony’s practice focuses on construction law and complex business litigation, including but not limited to disputes involving breach of contract, trade secrets, real estate, and employment. Emilee received her undergraduate degree from Notre Dame, magna cum laude, and her law degree from the University of Iowa, where she participated in the Journal of Corporation Law. Anthony received his undergraduate degree, with honors, from the University of Iowa, and also received his law degree from the University of Iowa in 2001, where he was a member of the Iowa Law Review and Moot Court Board.