Auto Fraud Series: Whom to Sue and How to Get Compensation in Auto Fraud Cases

January 30, 2019, 2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. ET
Filed under: 
| Skill areas: 
Client Management
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Conducting Negotiations and Settlement
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Negotiating Attorney Fees
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Strategy: Structuring and Plotting the Case

Registration Information

Private Members: $50/Webinar. $120/Webinar Series
Legal Aid, Military and Public Interest Members: $30/Webinar. $90/Webinar Series
Nonmembers: $90/Webinar. $225/Webinar Series (Nonmembers will need to be verified before they can purchase a webinar. Email training@consumeradvocates.org to begin the verification process.)

You have a great client and a terrific set of facts. Two important questions linger. Whom should you sue to optimize your client’s recovery? If your defendants refuse to provide what they owe, what measures can you take to ensure that your client (and you!) get compensation?

This webinar is geared to any practitioner interested in handling auto fraud cases. This webinar will be exceptionally helpful for newer practitioners as you learn to maximize your results and avoid pitfalls of zero-payout recoveries.  It will also be helpful for those who have successfully obtained default judgments and now need new angles on collecting your judgments.

What You Will Learn

  • How to determine the best causes of action depending on the target defendants
  • Whether a particular defendant has a pocket to pick: are they financially viable?
  • How to collect on default judgments

Speakers                                            

Amy Clark has been her own boss doing consumer law, bankruptcy, and employee-side employment law for over ten years. As a solo attorney, Amy has extensive experience in calming and encouraging her clients, hunting for errors and fraud in auto finance paperwork, filing suits to enforce warranties, explaining to consumers why accurate information will remain on credit reports, and beating up bullies in court. Amy’s practice, Amy Clark Law, counsels consumers all over Texas.

Dana Karni founded Karni Law Firm, P.C. in July of 2007 and has since been tirelessly pursuing and finding success for her clients in many areas of consumer law. Dana began her consumer rights career handling debt collection defense cases, as well as plaintiff’s debt collection abuse lawsuits. Over the past three years, Dana has transitioned her law practice to include auto fraud cases. Early in 2018, Dana won her first federal jury trial pursuing a used car dealer for odometer fraud.

CLE Credit

Are you interested in receiving CLE credit for this webinar? NACA does not seek CLE approval for each webinar in each individual state.  Individual attorneys can generally apply for, and receive CLE credit, in their respective states. Please note that NACA is now a State Bar of California MCLE Provider and this webinar is considered pre-approved for CLE credits for lawyers practicing in California. NACA will provide, upon request, certificates of attendance to be used in state bar applications and for records required by California attorneys. Email training@consumeradvocates.org to request a certificate of attendance. 

Refund Policy

Please note that there are no refunds for webinars since participants can view the presentation after it has taken place. If your registration was submitted less than two hours prior to the event, it is not guaranteed that you will receive access to participate in the live presentation. However, you will receive access to the recorded webinar in the coming days.

Why You Should Register Even If You Can’t Attend the Live Webinar

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