2016 Annual Meeting
Under What Circumstances May An Insured Enter Into A Consent Agreement?
Damages in the Age of Regulation: The Murky Void Between Compensation and Punishment
The Empire Strikes Back-A Critique of the American Law Institute's Restatement of the Law of Liability Insurance
Representations & Warranties Insurance
Cyber-Crimes: How Have Courts Dealt with the Insurance Implications of this Emerging Risk?
Global Coverage Implications From Climate Change
Entity Investigation Costs Coverage
A Primer on Property Insurance for Offshore and Onshore Energy Risks
Coverage for Consumer and Similar Non-Fiduciary Claims Under D&O Policies
Insurer Guidelines and Third Party Bill Reviews: Ethical & Practical Implications
Issues Arising After Breach of the Duty to Defend
Keeping Policyholder Firms Off Panel Counsel Lists: Are There Disclosure Obligations?
Discovery of Other Claims-Patterns and Practices in Insurance
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
3:30 – 5:00 pm Board of Regents Meeting
Thursday, May 5, 2016
8:00 – 9:00 am Continental Breakfast
9:50 – 10:40 am Cyber Liability
10:40 – 10:50 am Break
10:50 – 11:40 am London Energy Package Policy, Onshore &Offshore
11:40 – 12:00 pm Reps & Warranties Insurance: A Primer & Selected Advanced Issues
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch/Recognition of New Members/ Annual Business Meeting
1:00 – 1:50 pm Global Implications from Climate Change
1:50 – 2:40 pm Insurer Guidelines & Third Party Bill Reviews: Ethical & Practical Ramifications
2:40 – 2:50 pm Break
2:50 – 3:30 pm What Happens after the Duty to Defend has been Breached?
3:30 – 4:10 pm Keeping Policyholder Firms Off Panel Counsel Lists—Is This Legal?
4:10 – 4:50 pm Evidence and Discovery of Other Claims
6:30 – 7:30 pm Reception
7:45 – 9:30 pm Dinner
10:00 – 11:00 am Damages in the Age of Regulation: The Murky Void Between Compensation and Punishment
11:00 – 11:10 am Break
11:10 – 12:00 pm ALI Restatement
12:00 – 12:10 pm Closing Remarks
Cozen O’Connor announced that Stephen Pate has joined the firm’s Global Insurance Department, in the Houston office. Pate—who joins as a member and will be co-chair of the property insurance practice group—handles matters such as property insurance, directors and officers insurance, business interruption, CDL insurance, builders risk and commercial general liability disputes, among others. He has been recognized as a leading lawyer for insurance law by Chambers. He is also a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates and the American Law Institute.
Jill B. Berkeley, chair of the Insurance Policyholder practice group and partner in the General & Commercial Litigation group at Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP, was awarded the first Lifetime Achievement Award of the ABA’s Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section’s Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee (ICLC). The award was created this year in honor of the 25th anniversary of the Committee’s annual meeting and recognizes Jill’s many significant contributions to the mission and objectives of the Committee and the Section.
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