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Larry Cohen

Larry Cohen

Host of Ringler Radio

Larry Cohen is the host of Ringler Radio and is the head of Ringler Associates operations in the Northeast. Larry brings more than 35 years of claims and legal experience to the Ringler Radio studio. His expertise allows him to gather the leading structured settlement experts for in-depth discussions and analysis. Larry also served on the Ringler Associates Board of Directors for ten years.

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April 16, 2019

The Benefits of a Structured Settlement in the Ford Rollover Case

LaBarron Boone from the Beasley Allen law firm discusses the $151-Million dollar Travaris “Tre” Smith case. 

March 25, 2019

New Rules and Smart Tech in Youth Sports Concussion Prevention

David Kracke tells us about CBIRT’s great work in concussion prevention management, and what is being done to make sports safer with smart technology.

February 26, 2019

NHL Settlement: Former Hockey Players and Concussions

Attorney Mike Andrews talks about a recent settlement in litigation brought by former hockey players against the National Hockey League surrounding concussions and CTE (chronic traumatic encephalopathy).

February 4, 2019

Opioid Justice Team: Fighting for Children in the Opioid Epidemic

Attorney Celeste Brustowicz, a member of Opioid Justice Team, talks about the legal work underway among a group of highly skilled attorneys, doctors and civil leaders on behalf of the babies in...

January 21, 2019

Part Two: The JurisPrudent Deferral Program and Controlling Attorneys’ Timing of Income

Phillip Krause discusses how plaintiff attorneys can achieve better control over the timing of their income.

January 8, 2019

Part One: Inside Structuring Attorney Fees & the JurisPrudent Deferral Program

Learn how to structure attorneys’ fees to reduce tax burdens with deferred payments.

December 3, 2018

The Advantages of the Non-Qualified Assignment

Paul Marshall, Sales Director of Structured Settlements for MetLife, discusses MetLife’s NQA product, the types of cases that are included under NQA eligibility, and taking care of the long-term needs of the...

November 12, 2018

Merrimack Valley Gas Explosions

Patrick Haines discusses pending litigation and next steps for the victims of this disaster.

October 15, 2018

ABA Young Lawyers Help Hurricane Florence Victims

Attorney Dan Wade, coordinator of the Disaster Legal Services Program, and Alia S. Graham, program specialist for the ABA's Young Lawyers Division, talk about the immediate legal assistance provided after the natural...

October 2, 2018

Non-Qualified Structured Settlements & Taxes Part 2

Tax attorney Robert Wood discusses the tax implications of structuring a settlement in a non-qualified case such as divorce, disability, or environmental versus taking a cash lump sum.

September 10, 2018

Non-Qualified Structured Settlements Part 1: Tax Reform Impact

Larry Cohen welcomes co-host Cindy Chanley and returning guest, tax attorney Robert Wood from Wood LLP, to explore the arena of non-qualified settlements and how the recent tax reform act is having...

August 6, 2018

Roundup (Weedkiller) Litigation

A San Francisco federal judge gave the green light for hundreds of lawsuits to go forward claiming Monsanto's popular glyphosate weed killer, Roundup, causes cancer. Will we see settlements?

July 31, 2018

Nursing Home Litigation

Elder abuse often is a silent and unreported but growing problem. We take a look at the rising rate of nursing home abuse complaints, arbitration agreements, and what can be done to...

July 9, 2018

Structured Settlements in Wrongful Incarceration Cases

Taking a look at wrongful incarceration cases, the benefit of a structured settlement in these cases after compensation, and the impact on the client and their family.

June 18, 2018

Opioid Litigation Update

How the Beasley Allen law firm’s attorney Rhon Jones is joining forces with the Attorney General of Alabama in litigation to put a halt to the devastating opioid crisis.

May 29, 2018

Inside the Post-Settlement Process

How to simplify ongoing medical expenses and ease the hassle of the healthcare system.

May 7, 2018

Controversial Proposed Changes to the ADA Education and Reform Act

Larry Cohen and Peter Early join Robyn Powell, attorney, writer, and scholar whose work focuses on disability law and policy, to discuss the controversial change to the ADA and the potential impact...

May 3, 2018

Inside Litigation against Facebook and Cambridge Analytica

Class action lawsuits have been filed against Facebook and UK firm Cambridge Analytica on behalf of 85 million users and individual shareholders in response to allegedly obtaining user information without permission. This...

March 5, 2018

A Unique Approach to Chronic Pain Management and Addiction Recovery

Adva-Net's mission, their unique approach to chronic pain management, and assisting injured people who are struggling with opioid use.

February 6, 2018

DRI’s Mission and Settlement Planning from the Defense Perspective

DRI, the Voice of the Defense Bar, is the leading organization of civil defense attorneys and in-house counsel.

January 8, 2018

The Christina Grillo Case and Lessons Learned: Why Families Facing a Medical Malpractice Lawsuit need a Structured Settlement

Josephine Grillo Sullivan, Executive Director of The Christina Grillo Sullivan Foundation discusses assisting families living with brain injuries and advocating for the long-term benefits of going with a structured settlement.

December 18, 2017

Animals Get Advocates in the Courtroom

From pet food contamination cases to animal cruelty, to claims involving wildlife preservation, animal law covers a wide range of legal issues.

November 20, 2017

Litigation Against Big Pharma in the Opioid Crisis

Litigation against Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, and the fight against the opioid epidemic.

November 7, 2017

OSHA’s Volks Rule Controversy

Alan S. Pierce discusses a measure signed into law this year nullifying the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) rule regarding an employer's obligation to keep accurate injury and illness records.

October 18, 2017

Making Strides in the Fight for People with Disabilities

Helena Berger, CEO of the AAPD, discusses her thoughts on the recent healthcare repeal effort, the importance of the disability vote, and making strides in the fight for people with disabilities.

October 2, 2017

The Legal Impact of Hurricane Harvey

How can the legal community alleviate the loss left by the storm and guide some through the complexities of litigation.

September 6, 2017

Alleviating the Workers’ Compensation and Disability Management Process

The workers’ compensation and disability management process can be complicated for both employers and their workers. Learn about creating a seamless process in this podcast.

August 16, 2017

The Claims and Litigation Management Alliance and Universal Claims Certification

Larry Cohen and Ringler colleague, Erin Muller and hear from AdamPotter, the CEO and Founder of the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM), about the new UCC program, benefits, recent legislation and...

July 24, 2017

Sports Concussions on the Field

Kenneth Kutner, PhD., neuropsychological consultant to the NFL, talks about cases like Mike Webster, Harry Carson, and even Aaron Hernandez, plus research and protocols.

June 20, 2017

Driverless Cars Litigation

Insurance trial lawyer Gary L. Wickert talks driverless car litigation, liability, and how claims professionals and attorneys should become familiar with the latest in driverless car technology.

May 24, 2017

The Mission of WILG to Help Injured Workers

Michael K. Gruber, president of the Workers' Injury Law & Advocacy Group, talks about his mission for 2017 and what to watch for in legislation that might impact workers.

May 1, 2017

Drone Liability and Litigation

Host Larry Cohen and co-host Janet Rosie, talk to Attorneys Bill Bulfer and Bryan Simpson from Teague Campbell Dennis & Gorham LLP, about drone liability, litigation and regulation.

April 10, 2017

Tackling Issues on the Hill

As James M. Early, CSSC, a Senior Advisor at Ringler, becomes the 2017 President of the National Structured Settlement Trade Association (NSSTA), there’s work to do on Capitol Hill. Listen as Jim...

March 13, 2017

Dissipation of Personal Injury Settlements

Greg Micoletti talks about the dissipation of personal injury settlements and what to do to prevent it.

February 27, 2017

Nursing Home Residents and Litigation

Host Larry Cohen and co-host Peter Early take on the topic of litigation when it comes to nursing home residents.

February 13, 2017

Myth vs. Fact: The Civil Justice System

Discussing a report on misconceptions when it comes to lawyers, litigation, and the civil justice system.

December 19, 2016

Exploding Samsung Cell phones and Litigation

Larry Cohen, Robert P. Caples, Jr., and Gene J. Stonebarger, discuss the recent problems with Samsung cell phones from a consumer protection and litigation perspective.

November 28, 2016

Inside Essure Litigation

Larry Cohen, Joan Pagnano, and guest Fidelma Fitzpatrick from Motley Rice LLC, take a look at the birth control product and the litigation surrounding it.

November 14, 2016

Exploding E-Cigarettes and Litigation

E-cigarette explosions, what’s causing them, and litigation surrounding these products.

October 24, 2016

The Osprey Helicopter Crash and Wrongful Death Litigation

Lance Corporal Matthew J. Determan of Tuscon, Arizona discussing his military family and the details of his MV22 Osprey helicopter crash.

October 5, 2016

Customer Feedback on Structured Settlement Plans

Customer feedback is essential to any company and often product or service improvements can be discovered after that engagement with customers. That’s also true within the settlement planning business. Our partners at...

September 13, 2016

Trucking Accident Claims

Cases involving big trucks are very different than a standard case involving a car crash with rules and regulations surrounding commercial vehicles that lawyers have to be familiar with in order to...

September 12, 2016

Ringler Rings in their New Brand

Companies from time to time rebrand their look and messaging to connect better with audiences. We’re excited to tell you about our own rebranding at Ringler that’s being launched today! It’s the...

August 22, 2016

Asbestos Litigation and Our Veterans

Veterans comprise 30% of all known mesothelioma deaths that have occurred in this country. In this edition of Ringler Radio, host Larry Cohen and co-host Manny Valdez, Sr. talk with attorney Steven...

July 18, 2016

Mediation and Personal Injury Cases

Personal injury cases should end in settlement, but often times there is no resolution, leading to frustration for those in the mediation. In this edition of Ringler Radio, host Larry Cohen joins...

July 6, 2016

The NFL Concussion Lawsuit Settlement: Part Two

In Part Two of this two part series on Ringler Radio, host Larry Cohen joins Attorney Daniel S. Chamberlain, as Dan gives the latest update on the NFL Concussion Lawsuit Settlement. Don’t...

June 7, 2016

NFL Settlement of Concussion Lawsuits: Part One

Hear what the estimated 1 billion settlement of a class action lawsuit between the NFL and retired NFL players means for the long-term impact of brain trauma they suffered from during their...

May 16, 2016

An Update on Structured Settlement Legislation

Eric Vaughn, Executive Director of NSSTA discusses a major legislative movement making improvements to the Structured Settlement Protection Act.

April 11, 2016

What WILG is Doing for Workers’ Compensation

Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group, also known as WILG, is the national non-profit organization of legal professionals dedicated to representing the interests of millions of workers and their families who suffer...

March 11, 2016

Structured Settlements and Insurance Companies

On this Ringler Radio podcast, Larry Cohen and co-host, Mike Zea have a special guest on the show, Caryn Siebert, Vice President/Head of Claims for Knight Insurance Group, to take a look...