Faculty Member, Center for Women in Law’s Women in Law Institute, “How to Communicate with Impact, Demonstrate Your Value, and Build Strategic Relationships,” workshops, Los Angeles, CA, October 14, 2016.
"In-House Think Tank on Containing Costs, Preventing and Managing Litigation, & Using the Claims Review Process to Set Up, Control and Strengthen the Defense," Moderator of panel of in-house counsel, American Conference Institute's Premier Forum on Defending and Managing ERISA Litigation, New York, New York, October 19-20, 2009.
“Taking the Deposition of an Expert,” Defense Research Institute, Inc. Seminar on Sharing Success: A Seminar for Women Lawyers, Santa Monica, California, March 5-6, 2009.
“Advanced Life Case Investigation - The Forever War,” Eastern Claims Conference 2009, New York, New York, March 1-3, 2009.
“Life Insurance and Accident Death Insurance Litigation Update,” Annual Conference of American Council of Life Insurance, Chicago, Illinois, October 10-12, 2004.
“Recent Developments in Life Insurance and Accident Death Insurance Litigation,” Annual Midwinter Meeting of the Life Insurance Law and Health and Disability Insurance Law Committees of the ABA Tort and Insurance Practice Section, Orlando, Florida, January 15-18, 2004.
"The Latest Disability Hotspots: Claims and Defenses - Mental/Nervous Disorders," American Conference Institute Seminar on Strategies for Success in Litigating Disability Insurance Claims, Boston, Massachusetts, June 10-11, 1999 and San Diego, February 10-11, 2000.
“How to Use Bad Faith Experts and Jury Consultants in Life, Health and Disability Cases,” Defense Research Institute, Inc. Seminar on Life, Health and Disability/ERISA Litigation, Chicago, Illinois, September 24-25, 1998.
“New Strategies for Defending Life, Health, and Disability Insurance Claims Litigation,” ALI-ABA Conference on Life Insurance Litigation, New York, New York, May 7-8, 1998.
“Defending Lawsuits Alleging Fraud Or Misrepresentation In The Sale Of Health Insurance, Agent Misconduct And Illegal Or Improper Premium Increases,” American Bar Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California, August 2, 1997.
“Defending a Bad Faith Case: A Woman’s Perspective,” Defense Research Institute Women Litigators Forum, San Diego, California, February 29-March 1, 1996.
“Insurance Fraud: Detecting It, Reporting It, Stopping It,” North Texas Association of Insurance Counsel, Dallas, Texas, August 25, 1995.
“Mediation/Mock Trial of an ERISA Disability Benefits Claim,” American Bar Association Annual Meeting, New York, New York, August 10, 1993.
“The IME Process: What Can Go Wrong and How to Do It Right the Next Time — A Practical Demonstration of the Independent Medical Examiner’s Deposition,” Defense Research Institute Seminar on Life, Health and Disability Law: ERISA Developments and Defense Tactics, Chicago, Illinois, October 1-2, 1992.
“When Is There Coverage When There Is No Coverage? Current Coverage Issues in Health Insurance Law,” Spring Meeting of the ABA Tort and Insurance Practice Section, Cancun, Mexico, March 28-April 1, 1990.
“Constitutionality of Punitive Damages” and “Proposition 103 Update,” Shand, Morahan & Company, Inc. Insurance Company Lineslip Meeting, Bloomington, Illinois, July 18-19, 1989.
“Managing a Bad Faith Case in Litigation,” Defense Research Institute, Inc. ERISA, Bad Faith and AIDS Seminar, Washington, DC, April 4-7, 1989.
“Removal and Remand,” Los Angeles County Bar Association and The Rutter Group, Century City and Los Angeles, California, May 21 and May 24, 1988.
“Limiting Discovery of Other Files in the Post-Colonial Life Era,” Midwinter Meeting of the ABA Committees on Life Insurance, Health Insurance, Public Regulation of Insurance and Employee Benefits Law, Palm Beach, Florida, January 14-16, 1988.
“Avoiding Bad Faith Suits,” Life Investors, Inc. Claims/Legal Conference, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, August 5, 1987.
“Managing a Bad Faith Case” and “Pilot Life v. Dedeaux and ERISA Preemption: Good News and Bad News,” Shand, Morahan & Company, Inc. Insurance Companies Loss Prevention Program, Evanston, Illinois, October 7, 1987.