OSB Professional Liability Fund

Avoiding Malpractice Claims When Filing and Serving a Complaint

Date: 05/25/2021
Topic: Malpractice Avoidance
Credit:1.5 - PS
OSB CLE Event ID: 78469
Program Materials:No Materials

Please join PLF Claims Attorney Amy Hoven, Hillary Taylor from Keating Jones Hughes PC, and Rebecca Lundin from Malstrom’s Process Serving Co. in a free CLE to discuss how to avoid potential malpractice exposure when filing and serving a complaint. The Zoom webinar will be presented on Tuesday, May 25, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Ms. Hoven and Ms. Taylor will discuss time computation, applicable statutes of limitations and repose, tort claim notices, methods of service, HB 4212, and other topics. They will also speak about common mistakes when filing and serving, challenges to and defects in service, and how to effectuate service despite technical non-compliance. Ms. Lundin will provide her thoughts as a process server in the trenches, including how eFiling and the pandemic have affected service.

Please see the invitation below to register for the webinar. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email and instructions for joining the webinar at the scheduled time.

The registration deadline is 4:30 p.m. on Friday, May 21, 2021.  Please note: Registration will close early if we reach our Zoom webinar capacity of 500 people.

1.5 MCLE Practical Skills credits have been applied for.

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