In this practical webinar, you will learn about the ever-developing areas of ride-sharing litigation. As the technology behind these companies continues to advance, so does the litigation that surrounds their use. Too often individuals falsely consider this type of litigation to be no different than a traditional motor vehicle accident. You will learn how these ride-sharing cases are different and how to effectively litigate them.
Key topics to be discussed:
The accident litigation process
Determine the liability of self-driving Ubers and Lyfts
Insurance policies and coverage that applies with ridesharing
Describe the legal ethics of ride-sharing cases and determine how to litigate accordingly
Date: April 13, 2023
Zachary B. Pyers | Reminger Co., L.P.A
Zachary B. Pyers is a Partner in the Columbus, Ohio, office of Reminger Co., L.P.A., and is licensed to practice in Ohio, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia. His practice focuses on civil litigation, including complex litigation, corporate and commercial litigation, professional liability, and general liability. He is an adjunct professor at Capital University Law School, where he teaches courses in Ridesharing and Autonomous Vehicle Litigation, Depositions, E-Discovery, Expert Witnesses and the school’s Mock Trial Competition team. Mr. Pyers earned his LL.M. degree, in business, at Capital University Law School.
He earned his B.B.A. degree from Ohio University and his J.D. degree, cum laude, from Capital University Law School. He is recognized as a Super Lawyers Rising Star, AV Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell, is an Associate Fellow to the Litigation Counsel of America, and a Fellow to the American Bar Foundation. He is also a regular host of the Podcast- “Reminger Report Podcast on Emerging Technologies.”
I. The Litigation Process of Ride Sharing Liability | 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Break | 3:00pm – 3:10pm
II. Liability Determinations in Ride Sharing Contexts | 3:10pm – 3:40pm
III. Insurance Coverage and Application in Ride Sharing Litigation | 3:40pm – 4:10pm