Insurance Coverage Update 2018 CLE

Insurance Coverage: A Glimpse Forward and a Glance Back
2018 Update - NYSBA CLE Program

Friday, May 11th | Buffalo | Adams Mark Hotel | 120 Church Street | Buffalo, NY 14202 | Register Here
Friday, May 11th | Long Island | Long Island Marriott | 101 James Doolittle Boulevard | Uniondale, NY 11553 | Register Here
Friday, May 11th | Albany | New York State Bar Association | 1 Elk Street | Albany, NY 12207 | Register Here
Friday, May 18th | NYC | CFA Society New York | 1540 Broadway | Suite 1010 | New York, NY 10036 | Register Here
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at all locations.
6.5 MCLE Credits: 5.5 Professional Practice, 1.0 Ethics

Not Able to Attend in Person?
This program will be recorded on: Friday, May 18, 2018*

The recording will be available to you to access after the presentation date for a 60 day period enabling you to watch on your schedule and earn your MCLE credits.*Newly admitted attorneys (less than twenty-four months) must attend the live program in order to earn Skills credits. Newly admitted attorneys are not able to earn Skills credits by viewing the recording.

Not a Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section ("TICL") member?  Join here and save $40 on the registration fee!

Program Agenda & Faculty

Program Description
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. This year’s update will include discussion on emerging trends for cyber liability coverage, and practical guidance on how to draft an effective position letter.

This opportunity is not to be missed!  Register today and guarantee your seat at the program!

Who Should Attend: Insurance company attorneys; civil litigators, both plaintiff and defense.

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Registration

9:00 – 9:10 a.m.         Welcome and Introductions 

9:10 – 10:25 a.m.       A Dive into Insurance Law §3420: Where We Have Been and Where We Are Going: Direct actions; Notice; Disclosure of Coverage Information; and Preclusion 

1.5 MCLE Credits in Professional Practice

10:25 – 10:40 a.m.                  Break

10:40 – 11:30 a.m.     Ethical Considerations: Privileges, Obligations to Settle Within Coverage, Right to Select Counsel, Tripartite Relationship, Reporting to the Carrier.  

1.0 MCLE Credit in Ethics

11:30 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.    Excess Coverage: Umbrella v. Follow-Form, Obligations between Primary and Excess; Reporting to Excess; Claims in Excess of Limits; and Burning Limits

1.0 MCLE Credit in Professional Practice

12:20 – 1:20 p.m.                    Lunch (on your own)

1:20 – 2:10 p.m.        The Many Policies Involved In a Construction Project: Builders, OCIP, CCIP, Wrap Up

1.0 MCLE Credit in Professional Practice

2:10 – 3:00 p.m.         UM/SUM Claims and Coverage: Where We Have Been and Where We Are Going

1.0 MCLE Credit in Professional Practice

3:00 – 3:10 p.m.          Break

3:10 – 4:00 pm          Top Ten Decisions in Liability Coverage

1.0 MCLE Credit in Professional Practice

4:00 p.m.                    Adjournment

6.5 MCLE credits: 5.5 Professional Practice, 1.0 Ethics  

CLE Committee Chair
Joanna M. Roberto, Esq.  | Gerber Ciano Kelly Brady LLP   

Program Chair
Eileen E. Buholtz, Esq. | Connors, Corcoran & Buholtz, PLLC 

Local Chairs

Kenneth A. Krajewski, Esq.
| Brown & Kelly, LLP

Alan C. Eagle, Esq.
| Rivkin Radler LLP

Jean Gerbini, Esq.
| Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP

Long Island
Elizabeth Fitzpatrick, Esq.
 | Island Companies

Program Co-Sponsors
Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section
Committee on Continuing Legal Education

NYSBA Members: $175
Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section Members: $135
Non Members: $275

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Pre-registration Strongly Advised: You can save money and guarantee your seat and course materials by registering early. Registrations received at the door are subject to an additional $15.00 registration fee. Registrations cancelled less than three days from the program date will be assessed a cancellation fee of $25.00.