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Jan

2018

Occupational Assessment Services CLE in East Rutherford NJ Was a Great Success!

Snow and sleet did not keep the attorneys from enjoying the debut presentation of “Building the House of Damages in Cases Between 100K & 300K: Using a Vocational Expert/Life Care Planner & a Medical Billing Expert.” The CLE was held Wednesday, January 17, 2018. Occupational Assessment Services, Inc. (OAS) and Medical Read More

18

Jan

2018

Vocational Experts Are Not Economists – Documenting the Loss of Earnings in Employment Law Cases

Vocational Experts can add valuable services to assist the Plaintiff or Defense attorney in determining the impact of termination on a Plaintiff’s ability to return to work in their previous occupation, use their skills to perform related occupations, and/or earn money equivalent to their pre-termination earnings.  In addition, the expert Read More

16

Jan

2018

Determining Spousal Earnings in Family Law Cases Using a Labor Market Survey

Divorce attorneys are increasingly using Employability Experts to determine the unemployed spouse’s earning capacity.  A Vocational Expert’s testimony can be used to lower or eliminate spousal alimony payments. Employability Experts have extensive experience in placing individuals in jobs given their age, education, past work experience, previously learned skills, and medical Read More

12

Jan

2018

Establishing Employability: The Importance of Vocational Testing in Personal Injury Cases

A vocational evaluation in personal injury cases usually involves a vocational interview with the plaintiff from which the vocational expert formulates their employability and earning capacity opinions.  Few vocational experts have the experience to administer vocational testing with the plaintiff, and thus, are missing an important part of the evaluation. Read More

10

Jan

2018

OAS is Hosting a New Jersey CLE on Wednesday 1/17/18. Sign Up Now!

Occupational Assessment Services, Inc. (OAS) and Medical Billing Analysts (MBA) are excited to host their CLE titled “Building the House of Damages in Cases Between 100K & 300K: Using a Vocational Expert/Life Care Planner & a Medical Billing Expert” on Wednesday, January 17.   The event will be held at Read More

04

Jan

2018

Not Just a Bump on the Head; Evaluating the Employability of a Traumatic Brain Injured Plaintiff

A plaintiff is involved in a motor vehicle accident and sustains a “bump on the head,” resulting in a mild traumatic brain injury.  Many personal injury attorneys are not cognizant of the impact such an incident may have on an individual’s employability and earning capacity. Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) are Read More

19

Dec

2017

The OAS team

OAS, Inc Booth at Texas Trial Lawyers Association Annual Meeting & CLE Seminar was a Huge Success!!

Occupational Assessment Services (OAS) Inc was a Gold Sponsor at Texas Trial Lawyers Association annual meeting & CLE Seminar. The event was held at Eilan Hotel and Spa in San Antonio, Texas where TTLA attendees had an opportunity to “Meet the Expert” at the OAS Booth. Ed Provder, CRC, CLCP, Read More

07

Dec

2017

Elka Bordas, OAS

Stop by the OAS Booth at the Texas Trial Lawyers Association’ Annual Meeting and CLE Seminar in San Antonio!

Don’t forget to come stop by Occupational Assessment Services booth where will be raffling off multiple prizes including: Mack Brown Signed Autographed Texas Longhorns Logo Football Bottle of Don Julio 1942 Tequila with a deluxe presentation box! Ed Provder, CRC, CLRC, D-ABVE, Vocational Consultant & Life Care Planning/Vocational Assessment Expert, will Read More

05

Dec

2017

Visit OAS in Texas This Week!

Come by and visit OAS at TTLA Annual Meeting and CLE Seminar at the Éilan Hotel and Spa in San Antonio, Texas this week. OAS is a proud sponsor and exhibitor at this meeting, and we look forward to seeing you there.     Event:              TTLA Annual Meeting and Read More

27

Nov

2017

Joanna Dias Hawkins, OAS Texas, and Edmond Provder, Founder and Owner, OAS & MBA

OAS, Inc NJAJ Meadowlands 2017 Booth Was a Huge Success!

This past weekend Occupational Assessment Services (OAS) Inc and the Medical Billing Analysts (MBA) team members greeted a non-stop flow of visitors at the New Jersey Association for Justice (NJAJ) Meadowlands Seminar. The 2-day event was held at the Meadowlands Hilton where nearly 800 attorneys were in attendance. OAS, Inc Read More