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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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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...

Sep 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 serve their clients fully. On Ringler Radio, host Larry Cohen and co-host, Keith Christie talk with Attorney Chris Glover from the Beasley Allen...

Sep 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 first real change that you can see since Ringler was founded in 1975. Ringler is still the largest settlement planning company in the...

Aug 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 Kazan as they take a look at asbestos litigation involving veterans, mesothelioma, and other asbestos related diseases.

Jul 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 co-host and colleague, Manny Valdez, Sr. and special guest, the Honorable Lynn Duryee, a San Francisco JAMS neutral. Judge Duryee offers helpful insights...

Jul 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 miss it! Visit Ringler Associates to contact a consultant in your area about structured settlements.

Jun 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 career. Ringler Radio, host Larry Cohen gets and inside look from Attorney Daniel S. Chamberlain, as they talk about the NFL concussion lawsuit...

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.

Apr 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 work-related injuries or occupational illnesses and who need expert legal assistance. On Ringler Radio, host Larry Cohen and co-host, Keith Christie talk with...

Mar 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 at the insurance company’s perspective on structured settlements. They discusses regulations, payments to structured settlement claimants, and educating clients on the benefits of...

Feb 26, 2016
Litigating Sudden Unintended Auto Acceleration

A federal court jury awarded a woman and her husband $8 million in a case of sudden unintended acceleration that left Cheryl Bullock severely and permanently injured after an automobile crash. On Ringler Radio, host Larry Cohen and co-host, Keith Christie talk with Attorney Mike Andrews from the Beasley Allen Law Firm, about this case...

Jan 12, 2016
Trial Preparation, Jury Consulting and Strategies to Win your Case

Using the right strategies during trial preparation can help win a case in court. In this podcast, Ringler Radio host Larry Cohen and co-host, Duke Wolpert join Ross Suter, Esq., Litigation Consultant at Magna Legal Services, as they take a look at what works best to increase the odds for success. Visit Ringler Associates to...

Jan 2, 2016
Contaminated Scopes and Litigation

Thousands of people every year have an endoscopy, a non-surgical procedure to examine their digestive tract for potential issues. Unfortunately, the use of a contaminated duodenoscope or scope, manufactured by Olympus Corporation. of the Americas, the device used in the procedure, led to a superbug outbreak at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. In this podcast,...

Dec 21, 2015
Motor Vehicle Collisions, Structures and the Injured

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, nearly 19,000 people died in traffic crashes in the United States in the first six months of 2015, and 2.2 million people were seriously injured. On this edition of Ringler Radio host Larry Cohen, along with co-host John Muir, Sr., join Attorney Grant Dixon from the Dixon...

Nov 2, 2015
RSD Litigation and the Physical Impact on the Client

Millions of Americans suffer from complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS, also known as reflex sympathetic dystrophy or RSD). RSD is caused when the body experiences trauma that damages or otherwise causes malfunction to the nervous system. On this edition of Ringler Radio, host Larry Cohen along with co-host, Joan Pagnano and guest, Attorney Michael Conley...

Oct 12, 2015
Choosing a Structured Settlement in a Workers’ Compensation Case

When an individual is injured in the workplace, there is not only a long-term physical impact, but a financial one. Workers’ compensation is paid on a periodic basis in weekly payments, so a structure is simply another way of delivering benefits. Ringler Radio host, Larry Cohen joins colleague, Peter Early and special guest, Alan S....

Sep 15, 2015
Affordable Care Act and Structured Settlements

With the recent Supreme Court decision in King v. Burwell, regarding the Affordable Care Act, how will the ACA impact structured settlements? Join Ringler Radio host, Larry Cohen and co-host, Mike Zea with special guest, Jordan Bossler, Director with the AIG Structured Settlement Department, as we simplify this sometimes complex topic to consider what types...

Aug 17, 2015
Spotlight on a New, Non-Traditional “Structured Settlement” Product

Qualified as well as non-qualified product plans are currently being offered for claimants or contingent fee attorneys to defer receipt of their settlement award or fee on a pre-tax basis. This new fixed investment product can be used for attorney fees, wrongful termination, discrimination and most personal and non-personal injury situations. On Ringler Radio, host,...

Jul 13, 2015
Judgment in Children’s Motrin Case

In a closely watched case in the legal community, Massachusetts’ highest court upheld a $63 million judgment against Johnson & Johnson, maker of Children’s Motrin, in the case of Samantha Reckis, who developed toxic epidermal necrolysis after receiving multiple doses of Children’s Motrin. Ringler Radio host, Larry Cohen joins Attorney Michael Bogdanow to discuss this...

Jun 30, 2015
Structured Settlements and Non-Qualified Assignments

A non-qualified assignment involves the transfer of a future periodic payment obligation arising from the settlement of a dispute from the defendant or its carrier to a third-party assignee. In this podcast, Ringler Radio host Larry Cohen and co-host, Duke Wolpert join Tom Donahue, Vice President of Structured Settlements Marketing at Liberty Life Assurance Company...

May 19, 2015
Traumatic Brain Injuries: From Battlefield to Football Field

After years in Afghanistan and Iraq, our troops are returning home with traumatic brain injuries stemming from their time in combat. Traumatic brain injuries are also prevalent in sports-most recently on our football fields. On this edition of Ringler Radio, host Larry Cohen and co‑host Anne Marie VonBank welcome Attorney Gordon Johnson, one of the...

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Larry Cohen is the host of Ringler Radio and is the head of Ringler Associates operations in the Northeast....