Uber, Lyft and Liability: Handling Rideshare Injury Cases [2019 Edition]


CLE Credits earned: 2 GENERAL (or 2 LAW & LEGAL for WA state)

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.

This course is co-sponsored by the Federal Bar Association.

Key topics to be discussed:

•   The accident litigation process
•   The liability of self-driving Ubers and Lyfts
•   Insurance policies that occur with ride-sharing
•   How to litigate ride-sharing case appropriately

Date / Time: November 25, 2019

•   2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Eastern
•   1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Central
•   12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Mountain
•   11:00 am – 1:00 pm Pacific

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Original Broadcast Date: March 26, 2019

Zachary B. Pyers, Esq. 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 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.

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Section I. The Litigation Process of Ride Sharing Liability

Section II. Liability Determinations in Ride Sharing Contexts

Section III. Insurance Coverage and Application in Ride Sharing Litigation

Section IV. Litigating Ride-Sharing Cases Appropriately