NELSON conducts free informational webinars throughout the year to keep clients abreast of industry events, topical issues, and firm news. Past webinars may be viewed on demand by clicking the webinar link at right. To subscribe to our mailing list so that you may receive invitations to future webinars, click here.

To date, NELSON webinar topics include:

Forensics Insider: Fast to the Future!
  • Subject: Emerging technologies and how they may affect insurance policies, coverage and claims.
  • Guest Speaker: Chad Fuller of Cavalry Construction
  • Date Aired: August 12, 2015


Forensics Insider: CSST: Flexible, Fallible?
  • Subject: Despite CSST's popularity and ease of installation, controversy grows regarding its safety. Is it true that where there's smoke, there's fire?
  • Guest Speaker: Marcos Hazan-Cohen of Cozen O'Connor
  • Date Aired: August 21, 2014


Forensics Insider: March Badness
  • Subject: Highlights on "polar vortex" losses, residential construction claims, and truss installation failures.
  • Guest Speaker: Mark McQuality of Shackelford Melton
  • Date Aired: March 12, 2014


Forensics Insider: Ready, Set...Snow!
  • Subject: Perils that plague cold climes, plus price tagging delay claims, and a quick primer on unit costs - the building blocks of cost estimating.
  • Guest Speaker: Jeff Jackmond of Demand Construction
  • Date Aired: November 20, 2013


Forensics Insider: CSI Defect Detectives
  • Subject: Construction Scene Investigations, highlighting commercial and residential defects, and featuring legal insight into claims of "fairness."
  • Guest Speaker: Dale Butler of Winstead PC
  • Date Aired: June 26, 2013


Forensics Insider: Earth, Wind and Fire: Superstorm Sandy
  • Subject: Showcase of investigations from Superstorm Sandy, attorney advice on defending catastrophe claims, and how fire distresses concrete.
  • Guest Speaker: Rhonda Thompson of Thompson Coe
  • Date Aired: February 13, 2013


Forensics Insider: Nelson Discovery Lab
  • Subject: Behind-the-Scenes Look Into the New Nelson Discovery Laboratory, and Survey of Cutting-Edge Weather Apps and Tools.
  • Guest Speaker: Matt Gaffner of Weather Decision Technologies
  • Date Aired: November 30, 2012


Forensics Insider: Understanding the Power of Derecho
  • Subject: Understanding the Power of Derecho, and on the Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, Why New Orleans Residents Didn't Quality to Sue in Class Action for Levee Breaches.
  • Guest Speaker: Dallas Meteorologist Brad Barton
  • Date Aired: August 22, 2012




August 12, 2015
Emerging technologies and how they may affect insurance policies, coverage and claims.




August 21, 2014
CSST: Flexible, Fallible?




March 12, 2014
March Badness




November 20, 2013
Ready, Set...Snow!




June 26, 2013
CSI: Defect Detectives




February 13, 2013
Earth, Wind and Fire: Superstorm Sandy




November 30, 2012
Nelson Discovery Laboratory




August 22, 2012
Understanding the Power of Derecho