Litigating E-Scooter Injuries and Deaths: Injuries on and by E-Scooters
Recording of a 90-minute CLE webinar with Q&A
This CLE course will explore one of the fastest and most recently developing areas of personal injury liability: e-scooters. Whether the potential client has been harmed while riding an e-scooter or was harmed by someone riding an e-scooter, the client will only hire an attorney who grasps the possible bases for liability and potentially responsible parties.
- The e-scooter provider
- Business model
- Maintenance issues
- Third-party roles, including pickup and charging
- The e-scooter user
- User agreement
- Required training
- Safety equipment
- Claims by the user
- Against others for injury
- Against companies for injury
- Claims based user actions
- Against the user
- Against the company
- Insurance issues
- Role of municipal or state regulation
This panel will review these and other important questions:
- Are there differences between e-scooter cases and traditional cyclist/pedestrian/auto cases?
- What aspects of e-scooter programs create unique areas of exposure?
- Are there developments at the regulatory level which may address these issues?
Flanzig and Flanzig
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Mr. Flanzig is the firm's lead trial attorney litigating significant personal injury cases in New York City, Nassau, Suffolk, the lower Hudson Valley as well as in the Eastern and Southern Districts of the United States District Courts. He has obtained multiple verdicts and settlements in excess of a Million Dollars on behalf of the firm's clients.Close
Ms. Kurtzman served as a partner in a California general-practice law firm specializing in corporate representation... | Read More
Ms. Kurtzman served as a partner in a California general-practice law firm specializing in corporate representation where she co-chaired, among other divisions, both the firm's commercial contracts and entertainment law practices. Then, as today, she continues to diligently represent a variety of corporate clients ranging from local start-up entities to well-established corporations with interests throughout the world.Close
Zukerberg & Halperin
Mr. Zukerberg is a plaintiff’s trial lawyer who has taken over 200 cases to verdict, in both state and federal... | Read More
Mr. Zukerberg is a plaintiff’s trial lawyer who has taken over 200 cases to verdict, in both state and federal courts, in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia. He has won major victories for his clients in the fields of brain injury, personal injury, defamation, federal statutory interpretation, evidence, employment law, and civil rights.Close