Emerging Issues in Environmental Insurance
Monday, December 3, 2012
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9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
4.0 MCLE Credits: 4.0 Professional Practice
Can’t attend in person? This program is available live and via a simultaneous live webcast option.
NYSBA Co-sponsors: Environmental Law Section, Environmental Insurance Committee, Committee on Continuing Legal Education
This program examines critical aspects of environmental insurance and provides valuable insights on using environmental insurance as a risk management tool. Leaders of key environmental insurance companies will provide an environmental insurance market update and current information regarding claim trends. Sessions will address emerging legal liability and evolving coverages and will feature practical tips from national experts on handling claims. Relevant case law and lessons learned will also be presented to help practitioners maximize available environmental coverage and minimize disputes with carriers.
8:30 – 9:00 a.m. Registration (outside meeting room)
Gerard P. Cavaluzzi*, Vice President and Division Counsel, ARCADIS U.S., Inc., White Plains, New York
State of Marketplace Overview
P. Devine, Senior Vice President, Arthur J. Gallagher Risk
Management Services, Inc., Garden City, New York
Views from the Carriers: Emerging Environmental Insurance Coverage Issues/Claim Trends
Moderator: Gerard P. Cavaluzzi, Vice President and Division Counsel, ARCADIS U.S., Inc., White Plains, New York
William Bell, National Environmental Manager,
Chubb Custom Market, Inc., New York, New York
* Part I Chair
10:15 – 10:25 Refreshment Break
10:25 – 11:15 Part II: Key/Emerging Environmental Risk Issues and Environmental Coverage/Claims Implications: Conversations with The Carriers and The Experts
Grossman*, Senior Vice President, Willis Mergers
& Acquisitions, New York, New York
* Part II Chair
11:15-11:25 Refreshment Break
11:25 a.m. -12:50 p.m. Part III: Case Law Overview/Lessons Learned: Claims Handling to Maximize Available Environmental Coverage and Minimize Disputes with Carriers
Cervino, Partner, Golub & Isabel, P.C.,
Parsippany, New Jersey
This session will explore a variety of key techniques/strategies to provide insights into environmental insurance policies and the acquisition and claims process, including:
* Part III Co-Chairs
12:50-1:00 Questions/Closing Remarks
P. Cavaluzzi, Vice President and Division Counsel, ARCADIS
U.S., Inc., White Plains, New York
1:00 p.m. Adjournment
We appreciate the support of our Corporate Sponsors:
Refreshment Break Sponsors:
This advanced-level course has been approved for MCLE credit in New York for all attorneys, except those who are newly admitted (less than twenty-four months).
New this Year: All program materials will be distributed exclusively online in searchable PDF format, allowing attendees more flexibility in storing this information and allowing you to copy and paste relevant portions of the materials for specific use in your practice. A CLE NotePad © (paper) will be provided to all attendees at the live program site. The CLE NotePad © includes lined pages for taking notes on each topic, as well as any PowerPoint presentations submitted prior to printing. Traditional printed course books can be ordered at the program site for the discounted price of $20.00 and will be shipped subsequent to the program date.
Between 48th and 49th Street Using Public Transit: Take the 4, 5, 6, S Subway to Grand Central Station Walk one block East to Third Ave, continue North on Third Ave to 48th Street Take the E, V Subway to Lexington Ave/53rd Street. Walk one block East to Third Ave, continue South to 49th Street
Note: CLE Coupons and Comp Passes will not be accepted for this program.
The last day to pre-register online was December 2, 2012.
Accommodations for Persons with Disabilities: