Advanced Insurance Practice 2013
Friday, May 3, 2013
- Location -
MCLE Credits: 6.5 hours (5.5 in Areas of Professional Practice; 1.0 in Ethics)
Recent natural disasters have raised awareness of intricate insurance coverage issues. This full-day program, presented by seasoned insurance law practitioners, will explore a number of complex substantive and procedural issues in the insurance coverage area. Topics to be discussed include:
Who Should Attend:
This opportunity to gain insights on hot button insurance coverage issues from highly respected insurance law practitioners is not to be missed! Register online today!
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. - 9:10 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
9:10 a.m. - 10:25
Water, Water Everywhere: What Every Lawyer Should Know About Super
- Overview of first party coverage
10:25 a.m.- 10:35 a.m. Coffee Break
10:35 – 11:35 a.m. Declaratory Judgment Actions and Discovery
- What is relevant and discoverable in coverage litigation;
11:35 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Coffee Break
11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Who Goes First? Allocation Issues for Defense and Indemnity:
- “Other insurance” issues
12:45 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
1:45 p.m. - 2:35 p.m. Bad Faith Update
- First Party Bad Faith Claims
2:35 p.m. - 3:25 p.m. Employment Practices and Social Media:
- Ethical rules relating to social media investigation and
3:25 p.m. - 3:35 p.m. Refreshment Break
3:35 p.m. - 4:25
Back – Top Ten Insurance Coverage Decision in the Past Year and a
- What decisions have changed the paradigm?
6.5 MCLE credits (5.5 Areas of Professional Practice; 1.0 Ethics)
George Skandalis, Esq., Pinsky and Skandalis, Syracuse: Syracuse Local Chair
COURSE MATERIALS FOR NYSBA CLE PROGRAMS ARE NOW DISTRIBUTED ELECTRONICALLY!
All program materials are 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.
Prior to a scheduled program date, all registrants will receive an email message containing a hyperlink that when clicked will provide you with access to the complete course materials in a searchable PDF format which can be downloaded to your computer using the “Save As” option under your “File” tab. Printing the complete materials is not required for attending the program. Online materials are updated periodically to reflect last minute submissions from program faculty, guaranteeing that you will always have the latest version of the materials.
Traditional printed course books may be ordered at the program site for a discounted price and will be shipped subsequent to the program date.
FROM EAST OR WEST: NYS Thruway Exit 36. Go south on Rt 81 to Exit 18 (Harrison St/Adams Street). Bear right, turn right onto Harrison Street, right on Townsend, right on Genesee Street. Hotel is ahead on right about 6 blocks.
The last day to pre-register online was May 2, 2013.
Accommodations for Persons with Disabilities: