Philip Michels and Steven Stevens participated on panels at the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA) 28th Annual Convention held in Las Vegas. On the panel titled "Malpractice Cases," Mr. Michels, who is also president-elect of CAALA, discussed the development and resolution of medical malpractice cases. On the "Discovery" panel, Ms. Watkins explained how to prepare and defend plaintiff depositions. In the "Specialty Credits" session, Mr. Stevens discussed Medi-Cal and other government liens.

CAALA is the nation's largest local association of plaintiffs' attorneys.