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Ringler Radio presents an unprecedented analysis of the latest news, information and legislation impacting the structured settlement profession. Ringler Radio continues the tradition started by the founding partners of Ringler in 1975, focusing on creating the best financial solution for the injured party in a lawsuit settlement.

With more than 1 million listeners since its first groundbreaking podcast in 2005, Ringler Radio continues to be the premier podcast centered on the structured settlement industry today.

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Nov 4, 2019

Inside the Controversial Purdue Pharma Settlement

Jonathan Novak discuss Purdue Pharma’s bankruptcy filing and whether the remaining 25 states will agree to a settlement or take their fight to the courts.

Oct 24, 2019

Labor Shifts Impact on the Workers’ Compensation Industry

Larry Cohen and Alan Pierce take a look at the history of workers’ comp and discuss technology’s impact on the workplace.

Sep 23, 2019

JUUL Litigation

Joseph VanZandt discusses the recent news on sales, marketing, and labeling against JUUL, and how they've failed to warn off the products’ with high addictive levels of nicotine that target young people.

Sep 3, 2019

Legal Technology and the Structured Settlement Industry

Dennis Kennedy talks about the importance of legal technology, reducing costs, and use of video and tech for dispute resolution and mediation.

Aug 12, 2019

Product Liability and 3M Earplugs

Neil F. Nazareth discusses the 2016 whistleblower lawsuit that started it all, how these earplugs have impaired its users, and future litigation.

Aug 1, 2019

The Benefits of the Professional Administration and Structured Settlement Combination

Johnny Meyer discusses the benefits of combining a structured settlement with professional administration and managing the injured party’s medical settlement funds.

Jul 1, 2019

Historic Verdict in the Roundup/Pilliod Case

Pedram Esfandiary of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman, PC., discusses the Pilliod, et al. v. Monsanto lawsuit, what legal strategies were used in this case, and the current status on recalling Roundup.

Jun 18, 2019

The Benefits of Pooled Trusts in Structured Settlement

Denise A. Lettau discusses advantages when working with a non-profit organization that priorities on their clients, while also providing trustee and trust administration services.

May 13, 2019

A New President for the National Structured Settlements Trade Association

Michelle Caine talks about the advocacy for the financial security of injured people in legal settlements and raising awareness about the benefits of structured settlements.

Apr 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. 

Mar 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.

Feb 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).

Feb 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 the opioid crisis.

Jan 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.

Jan 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.

Dec 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 client.

Nov 12, 2018

Merrimack Valley Gas Explosions

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

Oct 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 disaster.

Oct 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.

Sep 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 an impact.

Aug 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?

Jul 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 protect the safety of our seniors.

Jul 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.

Jun 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 this could have for disabled people.

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 week on Ringler Radio we discuss data mining, privacy laws, and the impact this will have on the social media giant and you.

Mar 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.

Feb 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.

Jan 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.

Dec 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.

Nov 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.

Nov 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.

Oct 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.

Oct 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.

Sep 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.

Aug 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 nationwide implementation.

Jul 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.

Jun 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.

Apr 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 Early, talks with Ringler Radio host, Larry Cohen along with Executive Director of NSSTA, Eric Vaughn, about tax code reform legislation, tort reform...

Mar 13, 2017

Dissipation of Personal Injury Settlements

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

Feb 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.

Feb 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.

Dec 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.

Nov 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.

Nov 14, 2016

Exploding E-Cigarettes and Litigation

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

Oct 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.

Oct 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 AIG/American General gathered customer insights from recent surveys and here on Ringler Radio, we’re going to hear the details. Host Larry Cohen and...

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