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Healthcare Arbitration Agreements: Developments in the Law, and Hurdles to Enforcement

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  • Description
    While the law is rapidly evolving, binding arbitration agreements between nursing homes and their residents is currently enforceable under the Federal Arbitration Act. And yet, these agreements have faced consistent hostility from courts and legislatures. This CLE course will offer a comprehensive review of these agreements in the context of nursing homes and provide strategies and practical approaches to drafting and enforcing these agreements.
  • Instructor Bio

    Curtiss Schreiber

    Mr. Schreiber concentrates his practice in civil litigation with an emphasis on medical malpractice defense, representing physicians, nurses, hospitals and nursing homes in complex litigation. Prior to joining Lowis & Gellen, Mr. Schreiber focused his practice in the areas of Worker’s Compensation defense and general commercial litigation. Mr. Schreiber has experience in all stages of the litigation process, from depositions to motion practice and trials.

    Mr. Schreiber is admitted to practice in the state of Illinois and before the Northern District of Illinois. He is a member of the Chicago Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association and the American Bar Association.

    Mr. Schreiber received his J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School in 2011. While at U of C, he was an active member of the Criminal and Juvenile Justice Project, where he advocated on behalf of juvenile criminal defendants facing a range of felony charges or convictions. Mr. Schreiber received his B.A. in English and philosophy with Highest Honors from Augsburg College in Minneapolis, M.N.