Joelle Nelson to Moderate Panel on AB5 Legislation at TLA Annual Conference

San Diego, Calif. (March 16, 2023) – Houston Partner Joelle Nelson will moderate a panel on California’s AB5 legislation at the Transportation Lawyer’s Association (TLA) Annual Conference, hosted at the Paradise Point Resort in San Diego on April 29 at 8:30 a.m. PT.

This informative 60-minute session, titled "Scott Pilgrim v. The World: Preemption Roadmap to Defeating AB5 Classification," will provide attendees with key insights on California’s AB5 legislation, also known as the ABC Test. Ms. Nelson and her expert co-panelists will provide a full mock legal argument modeled after California Trucking Association, Inc. v. Bonta to provide new strategies in support of federal preemption. CLE credits are available.  

Lewis Brisbois is a proud sponsor of the 2023 TLA Annual Conference and the CTLA Midyear Meeting.

Ms. Nelson is Vice-Chair of the firm's National General Liability and Transportation Practices. She has successfully handled a wide variety of claims related to transportation, catastrophic injury, construction defect claims, products liability defenses, and premises liability claims on behalf of small businesses to large national retailers. 

Learn more about this conference and register here.

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