April Luncheon - Social Media As A Discovery Tool

Join us on Thursday, April 21 for lunch and presentation: Social media as a discovery tool: an examination of using social media to effectively defend claims, presented by David Padgett and William Littlejohn of Holder, Padgett, Littlejohn and Prickett. In this presentation we will discuss using social media to obtain evidence to show fraud, prove Claimants are exaggerating their pain and limitations, or portraying their employer in a negative manner.  We will examine the admissibility of social media evidence, strategic decisions on when to use the evidence, examples of successfully using social media and the changing landscape of social media.

   David Padgett leads the firm’s workers’ compensation defense practice in the Greenville, S.C., office, representing and advising employers, insurers and self-insureds in all aspects of litigation, including mediation, subrogation and appeals. 

David Padgett leads the firm’s workers’ compensation defense practice in the Greenville, S.C., office, representing and advising employers, insurers and self-insureds in all aspects of litigation, including mediation, subrogation and appeals. 

   A leader of HPLP’s workers’ compensation defense practice and manager of the firm’s Charleston, S.C., office, William Littlejohn represents     insurance carriers, employers, self-insureds, third party administrators and government entities across a variety of industries that include construction, forestry, hospitality and service, healthcare and staffing.

A leader of HPLP’s workers’ compensation defense practice and manager of the firm’s Charleston, S.C., office, William Littlejohn represents insurance carriers, employers, self-insureds, third party administrators and government entities across a variety of industries that include construction, forestry, hospitality and service, healthcare and staffing.

Lunch will be at Byron’s South End, 101 West Worthington Avenue, Suite 180, Charlotte, NC28202. Check in at 11:30, lunch and presentation at 12 noon.