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Brand & Tapply, LLC’s attorneys are actively involved in the insurance industry’s education efforts and have provided numerous training seminars on a multitude of topics, in-house and at conferences.

Commonwealth Automobile Reinsurers (CAR)

2002:   “How to Detect and Deter Enhanced Physical Damages Perpetrated by Repair Facilities”

2004:   “The Black Box and You”

2006:   “Examinations Under Oath: An Investigatory Tool with Teeth”

2007:   “Investigation of Low Impact Claims”

2009:   “Crunching the Numbers: Investigations into Financial Motives”

2010:   “Managing a Growing & Evolving Threat: Thermal Intradiscal Procedures (TIPs)”

Council on Litigation Management (CLM)

2010:

“Litigation 102: Pleadings and Motion Practice”

“Legal Bill Review for Claims Professionals”

Florida Insurance Fraud Education Committee (FIFEC)

2013 – 2018:

“Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

Insurance Auto Auctions (IAA)

2014:   “Towing Fraud… Alive and Kicking Your Bottom Line”

Insurance Council of New Jersey (ICNJ) – Panel

2018:   “Wall Street’s Next Bad Move… Litigation Loans?”

Insurance Fraud Bureau of Massachusetts (IFB)

2001:   “Identity Fraud: Civil Defense Perspective”

Insurance Fraud Management (IFM)

2000:   “What to Look for in SIU Counsel”

2007:   “Reclaiming Fraud Dollars from Fraud Doctors”

2009:   “Revealing the Dark Magic Behind the Wand: TIPs and the Next Generation of Medical Provider Fraud”

2010:   “Managing a Growing & Evolving Threat: Thermal Intradiscal Procedures (TIPs)”

2016:   “Emerging Legal Trends”

2017:   “Segmented Investigations and Vendor Management”

International Association of Arson Investigators

2001:   “Tactics in the Arson Fraud Defense”

International Association of Special Investigation Units (IASIU)

1996:   “Testifying Techniques”

1998:   “Opportunistic Bodily Injury Fraud”

1999:   “Opportunistic Bodily Injury Fraud – How Do You Deter, Investigate and Defeat an Exaggerated or Non-Existent Injury Claim?”

2001 – 2002:

“The Game:  How to Detect and Deter Enhanced Physical Damages Perpetrated by Repair Facilities”

2003:   “Body Double: How to Combat Auto Body and Bodily Injury Fraud”

2004:   “What to Look for in SIU Counsel”

2006:   “Reclaiming Fraud Dollars from Fraud Doctors”

2009:   “Revealing the Dark Magic Behind the Wand: TIPs and the Next Generation of Medical Provider Fraud” (Nevada Chapter)

2010:   “Managing a Growing & Evolving Threat: Thermal Intradiscal Procedures (TIPs)” (Texas Chapter)

2012:   “Detection, Investigation & Litigation of Inflated/Fraudulent Towing Claims”

2017:   “Wall Street’s Next Bad Move… Litigation Loans?”

2018:   “Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

2019:

“Examinations Under Oath: A Vital Weapon”

“Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

Iowa-Nebraska International Association of Special Investigation Units (IA-NE IASIU)

2012:   “Medical Provider Fraud: How to Detect and Deter”

2015:   “Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

2019:   “Property Claims Toolbox: Tools to investigate, adjust and resolve property claims”

National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB)

2018:   “Wall Street’s Next Bad Move… Litigation Loans?”

2019:   “Public Adjusters – A SIU Perspective”

National Truck & Heavy Equipment Claims Council (NTHECC)

2012:   “Finding Safe Harbor in Claims Handling”

2014:   “Highway Robbery: Combating Questionable Towing Bills”

2017:   “Road Map to Staying in Safe Harbor”

2018:   “Highway Robbery: Combating Questionable Towing Bills”

2019:   “Investigating Suspect Heavy Equipment Claims”

Nevada Chapter – International Association of Special Investigation Units (NV-IASIU)

2017:    “Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

New England Association of Insurance Fraud Investigators (NEAIFI)

1999:   “Dealing with the Enemy”

2004:

“Declaratory Judgments: A Tool for Fighting Fraud”

“EUO Fundamentals”

2007:   “Reclaiming Fraud Dollars from Fraud Doctors”

2010:   “Revealing the Dark Magic Behind the Wand: TIPs and the Next Generation of Medical Provider Fraud”

2014:   “Growing Abuse in Towing, Storage and Remediation”

2019:   “METADATA and the Law: A SIU Perspective”

New England Chapter International Association of Special Investigation Units (NEIASIU)

2011:   “Highway Robbery: Combating Questionable Towing Bills”

2012:   “Manipulation Under Anesthesia – A Resurgence”

2013 – 2014:

“Ethics in Action”

2016:   “Sometimes the Answer Isn’t NO – Benefits of SIU Investigations Beyond Denial”

2017:   “Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

2018:

“Wall Street’s Next Bad Move… Litigation Loans?”

“Diminution of Value Claims: What They Are, and How to Combat Them”

2019:

“Investigation to Litigation: What the Hell is Going On?”

“METADATA and the Law: A SIU Perspective”

New Jersey Special Investigators Association (NJSIA)

2019:   Panelist – NJ Insurance Fraud Summit: “Emerging Legal Trends”

New York State Chapter of Special Investigation Units, Inc. (NYSSIU)

2010:   “Managing a Growing & Evolving Threat: Thermal Intradiscal Procedures (TIPs)”

2012:   “Manipulation Under Anesthesia – A Resurgence”

2013:   “Growing Abuse in Towing, Storage and Remediation”

2017:   “Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

2019:   “Public Adjusters – A SIU Perspective”

2020:  “Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

North East International Association of Auto Theft Investigators (NEIAATI)

2007:   “Investigation of Low Impact Claims”

NY Anti-Car Theft and Fraud Association (NYACT)

2017:   “Wall Street’s Next Bad Move… Litigation Loans?”

Property Loss Research Bureau (PLRB)

2008:   “Provider Fraud: Identification, Investigation & Resolution”

In-house:

Allianz

2012:   “Growing Abuse in Towing, Storage and Remediation”

2016:   “The Ball is in Your Court – Claims Handling & SIU Best Practices for Results”

2017:   “Highway Robbery: Combating Questionable Towing Bills”

2018:

“Wall Street’s Next Bad Move… Litigation Loans?”

“Property Claims Toolbox: Tools to investigate, adjust and resolve property claims”

Allstate

2012:   “Managing a Growing & Evolving Threat: Thermal Intradiscal Procedures (TIPs)”

American Family

2017:   “Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

Amica

2019:

“Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

“Investigating First-Party Claims for Fraud”

“Metadata as Evidence: Availability, Reliability and Admissibility”

Canal Insurance Company

2019:   “Highway Robbery: Combating Questionable Towing Bills”

Carolina Casualty

2015:   “Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

CNA

2015:   “Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

Concord Group

2012:   “Making Sense of Massachusetts: From Application Anomalies to PIP Problems”

2016:   “Property Claims Toolbox: Tools to investigate, adjust and resolve property claims”

Deep South

2010:   “Managing a Growing & Evolving Threat: Thermal Intradiscal Procedures (TIPs)”

Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group

2010:   “Insurance Fraud: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly”

Electric Insurance

2010:   “Managing a Growing & Evolving Threat: Thermal Intradiscal Procedures (TIPs)”

2016:

“Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

“Combating Fraud in Homeowner’s Claims”

2019:   “Diminution of Value Claims: What They Are, And How to Combat Them”

Embark General

2019:  “Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

EMC

2009:   “Trends in Fraud: When Good Insureds Go Bad”

2012:   “Medical Provider Fraud: How to Detect and Deter”

Energi

2016:   “Combating Low Impact Claims and Medical Build-Up”

2017:   “Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

Federated

2018:   “Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

2019:   “Highway Robbery: Combating Questionable Towing Bills”

GEICO

2009:   “Understanding Examinations Under Oath”

Great American Insurance Company

2010:   “Examinations Under Oath: A Vital Weapon”

2011:   “Keep on Truckin’: Strategies to Combat Fraud”

2012:

“Finding Safe Harbor in Claims Handling”

“Insurance Fraud: Investigating BI and GL Claims”

2013:   “Reclaiming Fraud Dollars”

Hagerty Insurance

2011:   “Keeping You Out of Harm’s Way: Best Practices for Protecting Against Bad Faith Claims”

2019:   “Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

HDI   

2016 – 2017:

“Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

Horace Mann 

2013:

“Tips and Techniques: Claims Handling in 2013”

“Insurance Fraud: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly”

2014:    “Claims Investigations and Techniques Workshop”

IAT Group

2012 – 2013:

“Medical Provider Fraud: How to Detect and Deter”

2015:

“ISU File Handling: Best Practices & Practical Considerations”

“Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

Markel Corporation

2015:

“Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

“Injury Validation”

2016:   “Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

2018:

“SIU File Handling: Best Practices and Practical Considerations”

“How to Detect and Deter Fraudulent Injury Claims”

2019:

“Investigating Theft Claims”

“Road Map to Staying in Safe Harbor”

“Combating Fraud in Homeowner’s Claims”

Meadors, Adams & Lee, Inc.

2020: “Highway Robbery: Combating Questionable Towing Bills”

Metropolitan Insurance Company

2010:   “Managing a Growing & Evolving Threat: Thermal Intradiscal Procedures (TIPs)”

2012:   “Manipulation Under Anesthesia – A Resurgence”

North American Risk Services

2010:   “Manipulation Under Anesthesia”

2019:   “Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

OneBeacon Insurance

2012:   “Insurance Fraud: Investigating BI and GL Claims”

Peerless Insurance

2010:   “Managing a Growing & Evolving Threat: Thermal Intradiscal Procedures (TIPs)”

Pilgrim Insurance

2015:   “Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

Preferred Mutual Insurance Company

2011:   “Insurance Fraud: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly”

2012:

“Themes in Automobile Property Damage Claims”

“How to Detect and Combat Suspect Homeowners Claims”

“Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

“Making Sense of Massachusetts: From Application Anomalies to PIP Problems”

“Keeping You Out of Harms Way: Best Practices for Protecting Against Bad Faith Claims”

2014:

“Strict Liability for Building Code Violations”

“Customary Operators: Cancellation, Rescission and Denial”

“Growing Abuse in Towing, Storage and Remediation”

“Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

Quincy Mutual Fire Insurance Company

2016:   “Property Claims Toolbox”

2017:   “Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

2018:

“Highway Robbery: Combating Questionable Towing Bills”

“Claims Handling & Litigation”

RMSCO

2010:   “Overview of New York PIP Regulation 68”

Ryder

2019:

“Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

“Highway Robbery: Combating Questionable Towing Bills”

Safeco Insurance

2012:   “Making Sense of Massachusetts: From Application Anomalies to PIP Problems”

2013:

“Stories From the Dark Side…”

“Tackling Massachusetts PIP: Tricks and Tips for Problematic Claims”

Sentry Insurance

2013:   “Growing Abuse in Towing, Storage and Remediation”

Southeastern Claims Services, Inc.

2009:  “Investigation of Low Impact Claims”

State Farm Insurance Company

2013:   “Growing Abuse in Towing, Storage and Remediation”

Tower Group

2011:  “Managing a Growing & Evolving Threat: Thermal Intradiscal Procedures (TIPs)”

Travelers Insurance

2010:   “Managing a Growing & Evolving Threat: Thermal Intradiscal Procedures (TIPs)”

2018:   “Combating Low Impact Insurance Claims”

Trident Insurance

2010:   “Investigating PIP, UM and UIM Claims”

2012:   “G.L. c. 93A in the Wake of Maxwell & Rhodes”

2018:   “Diminution of Value Claims: What They Are, And How to Combat Them”

TrueNorth

2019:   “Ethical Billing Practices or Wrecker Ransom? How to Release Equipment Without Paying Inflated Rates”

Utica Insurance

2011:   “Managing a Growing & Evolving Threat: Thermal Intradiscal Procedures (TIPs)”

Vermont Mutual Insurance

2009:   “Trends in Fraud: When Good Insureds Go Bad”

York Risk Services

2010:   “Medical Buildup: It Takes Two to Tango”

 

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