The coronavirus pandemic has sparked a wave of liability claims against nursing homes, hospitals, cruise ships, grocery stores and other businesses. How successful have plaintiffs been? How effective are liability waivers and other protections? This program will explore businesses' exposure to COVID-19 personal injury lawsuits, bring you up to speed on the latest claims and provide practical tips for handling these unique cases. Register today!
Explore the latest premises liability and medical malpractice claims related to COVID-19.
Evaluate liability by taking into account key regulations, guidelines and liability protections.
Gain real-world insights on assessing coverage, calculating damages and proving negligence.
Premises and Product Liability Claims Updates
Nursing Home and Hospital Negligence for Infections
Spotting Deficiencies in Infection Control Efforts
Key Regulations and COVID-19 Guidelines
Business Immunity and COVID-19 Liability Waivers
Insurance Issues (CGL, Medical Malpractice and Workers' Comp Coverage)
Damages in Coronavirus Lawsuits
Finding and Proving the Source of Infection
Proving Negligence: Obtaining Records, Statements, etc.
MICHAEL J. GORBY is a founder and partner with Gorby Peters & Associates, LLC. He is a nationally recognized leader in complex corporate disputes, professional negligence cases, and liability issues that arise for property owners and managers, such as hotel chains, restaurants, shopping centers, apartment complexes, office buildings, and other public venues. Since 1998, Mr. Gorby has served as the program chair for the Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia (an affiliate of the University of Georgia) on the topic of premises liability. He is also the author of a popular legal treatise, Premises Liability in Georgia, which is published by Thomson Reuters/West, and which is now in its third edition. Mr. Gorby serves as an instructor/lecturer for Georgia Tech Procurement Assistance Center (GTPAC) in the area of procuring government contracts and is also a registered mediator. He earned his B.A. degree from Georgia State University and his J.D. degree from the University of Georgia School of Law.
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