Ametros' President, Porter Leslie, will share his expertise on claim settlements with stakeholders involved in the maritime industry during the 2019 Annual Longshore Conference. The presentation “Annuities, MSAs and the Implications for Settlements under the Act” takes place March 21st at 2:30PM and will cover:
- What MSA Administration includes
- How MSA administration benefits injured workers
- The impact of annuitizing settlements
- How to structure settlements to protect the parties
Porter joins Ringler’s Keith Christie, Hon. Tracy A. Daly from Covington, Louisiana, Ralph Lorberbaum of Zipperer, Lorberbaum, Beauvais, and Simone Yoder with Mouledoux, Bland, Legrand, & Brackett on the panel. The conference is a two-day program for maritime practitioners and industry professionals seeking proficiency in the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act and Defense Base Act. Geared to attorneys and claims professionals, the conference will be be held March 21 and 22 in New Orleans, Louisiana.