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C. Stephen Setliff

“Preventing Penalties with CSA Improvements,” Omnitracs Outlook user conference, Las Vegas, Nevada, February, 2020

“Insulating your company from the “nuclear” verdict,” North Carolina Loggers Association, Norwood, NC, October 2019

“Anticipating and defending against newest trends in casualty cases,” VTA Annual Meeting, Virginia Beach, Virginia, September 2019

“Investigating and defending truck accidents,” Virginia Loggers Association, Hot Springs, Virginia, August 2019

“Improving CSA Scores,” 2019 National Tank Truck Council Safety & Security Council Annual Meeting, Florida, June 2019

“The sharks are in the water – are you?” Carolina Loggers Association Annual Meeting, Wilmington, NC, February 2019

“The Employee Handbook: Why you need one and how it can protect you,” VTA Safety & Human Resources Council, Providence Forge and Weyers Cave, January 2019

“Use of electronic data in defense of casualty cases,” Presentation to Multiple Insurance Companies, 2019

“Anticipating and Defending Truck Crash Litigation,” Virginia Loggers Association Conference, Virginia, April 2018

“Defense of Whistleblower and Negligent Hiring and Retention Claims,” Captive Resources Infinity Meeting, Chicago, April 2018

“Defense of The Casualty Case,” Tidewater Motor Truck Association, Norfolk, Virginia, March 2018

“Avoiding Common Liability Traps,” Virginia Trucking Association Safety and Human Resources Council, Virginia, March 2018

“Preventing and defending STAA whistleblower claims,” Fleet Solutions Captive, Las Vegas, Nevada, February 2018

“Avoiding liability under the various federal whistleblower statutes,”  Titan Construction Captive, San Antonio, Texas, February 2018

“Dealing with an OSHA (or VOSH) Citation,” Virginia Movers and Warehousemen Association, Virginia, January 2018

“Defense of the Catastrophic Accident Claim,” VTA Safety and Human Resources Council, Virginia, January 2018

“Avoiding and defending bad faith claims in Virginia, Maryland, and Washington D.C.,” In-house Claims/Law Department presentation for a casualty insurer, November 2017

“Is your business compliant? The basics of a legal audit,” Virginia Movers and Warehousemen Association, November 2017

“Anticipating and defending issues relative to the carrier/broker relationship,” Virginia Trucking Association Annual Convention, Norfolk, Virginia, October 2017

“Anatomy of a Catastrophic Truck Accident,” National Truck and Heavy Equipment Claims Council Meeting, Dallas, Texas, May 2017

“Anatomy and Defense of a Serious Truck Accident” Panel Discussion and Mock Trial, Virginia Trucking Association, Annual Safety Council Meeting, Staunton, Virginia, April 2017

“What you need to know about hiring and retention issues,” Raffles Captive Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona, April 2017

“Best hiring and retention practices,” Traxx Captive Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, March 2017

“Minimizing liability for hiring and retention decisions,” American Moving and Storage Association Annual Meeting, Palm Springs, California, February 2017

“Preventing and defense of STAA Whistleblower Claims,” Captive Transportation Safety Workshop, Dallas, Texas, February 2017

“Dangers Around Each Curve: Defending Negligent Hiring/Retention Claims,” Transportation Safety Workshop, Dubuque, Iowa, September 2016

“Defending Negligent Hiring and Retention Claims,” Virginia Trucking Association 2016 Annual Convention, Hot Springs, Virginia, September 2016

“Defending FMCSA Coercion Claims,” Virginia Trucking Association, May 2016

“Defense of Employment Related Claims,” Safe Truck Captive meeting, Dubuque, Iowa, April 2016

“Anticipating the Electronic Logging Device Mandate,” Maryland Motor Truck Association, Eastern Shore Chapter, April 2016

“Danger around every curve – whistleblower and coercion claims,” Traffic Captive meeting, Tennessee, April 2016

“Defending Whistleblower and Coercion Claims,” Raffles Captive meeting, Chicago, April 2016

“Defense of negligent hiring and retention claims,” Virginia Movers and Warehousemen Association meeting, February 2016

“Defending Whistleblower Claims under the Surface Transportation Assistance Act,” Virginia Trucking Association meeting, September 2015

“The Advent of Whistleblower Litigation,” Virginia Trucking Association Safety Management Conference, April 2015

“Defense of Brain Injury Cases,”  InterTrans Annual Safety Conference, January 2015

“The Dynamics of Grade Crossing Litigation,” 23rd Annual TIDA Industry Seminar, January 2015

Eli Jason S. Mackey

“Defending Whistleblower Claims Under The Surface Transportation AssistanceAct”, American Bus Association Meeting, Orland, Florida, July, 2018

“Defense of Whistleblower and Negligent Hiring and Retention Claims,” Captive Resources Infinity Meeting, Chicago, April 2018

“Defending Negligent Hiring/Retention Claims,” DATTCO Sales & Service Expo, Mashantucket, CT, March 2018

“Preventing and defending STAA whistleblower and negligent hiring/retention claims,” Fleet Solutions Captive, Las Vegas, Nevada, February 2018

“Negligent Hiring/Retention Claims,” Bus Industry Safety Council (BISC) 2018 Winter Meeting, Charlotte, North Carolina, January 2018

“Avoiding and defending bad faith claims in Virginia, Maryland, and Washington D.C.,” In-house Claims/Law Department presentation for a casualty insurer, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, November 2017

“Defending Whistleblower Claims Under The Surface Transportation AssistanceAct,” Bus Industry Safety Council Meeting, Linthicum, Maryland, June 2017

“Anatomy and Defense of a Serious Truck Accident” Panel Discussion and Mock Trial, Virginia Trucking Association, Annual Safety Council Meeting, Staunton, Virginia, April 2017

“Defending Negligent Hiring/Retention and Whistleblower Claims,” TRAX Insurance Risk Control Workshop, San Antonio, Texas, March 2017

“Defending Negligent Hiring/Retention and Whistleblower Claims,” Cottingham & Butler Transportation Safety Workshop, Dallas, Texas, February 2017

“Commercial Motor Vehicle Post-Accident Do’s and Don’ts,” InterTrans Annual Safety Conference, January 2017

“Dangers Around Each Curve: Defending Negligent Hiring/Retention Claims,” Transportation Safety Workshop, Dubuque, Iowa, September 2016

“Defending Negligent Hiring and Retention Claims,” Virginia Trucking Association 2016 Annual Convention, Hot Springs, Virginia, September 2016

“Defense of Hiring and Retention Claims,” Virginia Trucking Association Safety Conference meeting,   May 2016

“Defense of Hiring and Retention Claims,” Safe Truck Captive meeting, Dubuque, Iowa, April 2016

“Defending Negligent Hiring and Retention Claims,” Traffic Captive meeting, Tennessee, April 2016

“Defending Whistleblower and Coercion Claims,” Raffles Captive meeting, Chicago, April 2016

Presentation on Negligent Hiring and Retention claims to Virginia Movers and Warehousemen’s Association meeting, February 2016

Presentation on “Defending Whistleblower Claims under the Surface Transportation Assistance Act,” Virginia Trucking Association meeting, September 2015

Conducted Mock Trial on “Defense of Brain Injury Cases” at InterTrans Annual Safety Conference, January 2015

“Contracts and business issues, including dealing with independent contractors and the role of brokers,” Virginia Loggers Association Conference, Virginia, April 2018

“Independent Contractor Issues – are your owner operators really independent contractors?” Virginia Trucking Association Safety and Human Resources Council, Virginia, October 2017

“Independent Contractor Issues – are your owner operators really independent contractors?” Virginia Trucking Association Annual Convention, Norfolk, Virginia, October 2017

“Anatomy and Defense of a Serious Truck Accident” Panel Discussion and Mock Trial, Virginia Trucking Association, Annual Safety Council Meeting, Staunton, Virginia, April 2017

“The New Overtime Labor Laws and You!” webinar, presented to the American Moving and Storage Association (AMSA), October 2016

“Preparing for DOL’s New Overtime Rule,” Virginia Trucking Association 2016 Annual Convention, Hot Springs, Virginia, September 2016

Dov M. Szego

“The Importance of an Appropriate Safety Handbook and Enforcement of Safety Rules,” Virginia Loggers Association Conference, Virginia, April 2018

Federal News Radio interview, “FedRAMP (the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program) as a Model for Forthcoming Cybersecurity Regulations.”

Federal News Radio interview, “Recover the Death Star Plans: Whistleblowing, Current Events, and the Shifting Tides of Cybersecurity.”

Federal News Radio interview, “If You Like Getting Paid, Consider Submitting a Comment.”

Bowman and Brooke In-house CLE, “Other Similar Incidents.”

Half Moon Seminars paralegal seminar, “Evidence for Paralegals.”

Bryant & Stratton College, Richmond, Virginia, Adjunct Professor, Evidence, Procedure, Family Law.

Amy L. Tracy

“Coverage and Hiring,” Southwest Virginia Trucking Maintenance Council Meeting, February 3, 2020

“Clearinghouse Clarity: Implementation, Compliance & The New FMCSA Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse,” Captive Resources Webinar, Dec. 12, 2019

“Eliminating Pressure,” Virginia Propane Gas Association Fall Meeting, Roanoke, October 2019

Various rapid response and preservation strategies training while serving as Corporate Claims Counsel at Lawrence Companies, Inc., 2018-2019

Wisdom on Wednesdays, webinar series addressing insurance defense topics, presented to Allstate claim adjusters, 2015

Evidentiary Strategies for Handling CSA Data, Northwest Arkansas Trucking Seminar, 2013

Attorney Publications

C. Stephen Setliff, Co-author, Impact on Motor Carriers of EPA’s Health Assessment for Diesel Exhaust, J. L. Logistics & Pol’y 158 (2004).

Pete Schurig, “Is your corporate structure in order?” 2018 Edition of Virginia Trucking

Dov  Szego, “Reboot Your Routers: Yes, the FBI Meant You,” American Bus Association newsletter (The Insider), June 24, 2018

Dov Szego, National Center for State Courts benchbook, The Anti-government Movement Guidebook.

Amy Tracy, “Great Google-y Moogley: The Effect and Enforcement of Click Fraud and Online Advertising” UALR Law Review, Spring 2010

Amy Tracy, “Athletic Discipline for Non-Sport Player Misconduct: The Role of College Athletic Department and Professional League Discipline and the Legal System’s Penalties and Remedies” Virginia Sports and Entertainment Law Journal, Spring 2010

Matthias Kaseorg, Library of Congress Releases 2018 DMCA Exemptions, Lawful Thoughts, Spotts Fain (October 2018)

Matthias Kaseorg, Co-author, Specialty Physician Practice Acquisition Trends In 2014, Law360 (February 2015)

Matthias Kaseorg, Remedies Available for Medicare Part C Organizations to Recover Overpayments, Bender’s Health Care Law Monthly, LexisNexis, 2014-6 Bender’s Health Care Law Monthly 01 (2014) (June 2014)

Matthias Kaseorg, Flirting With Disaster: CDA 230’s Overbroad Protection of Dating Websites and the Unenforceability of Reputational Assertions, Michigan IT Lawyer (October 2013)

Matthias Kaseorg, Wanderlust: The ‘curious exploration’ partial-access problems in campus Local Area Networks, Michigan IT Lawyer (May 2013)

Matthias Kaseorg, Co-author, Discovery in MABSL, § 8:131 – 39 in Mortgage and Asset Backed Securities Litigation Handbook, Thomson Reuters (December 2012)

Matthias Kaseorg, Shareholder Inspection Rights and ‘Proper Purpose’ in a Social Entrepreneurship Context, Business Law Practice Note, Richmond Bar Association (March 2012)

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